Cancer Prevention and Screening
Get healthier… One step at a time. Get screened for cancer
Healthy lifestyle choices can prevent or decrease your risk of cancer. Cancer screening also plays a role in preventing some cancers by finding cell changes before they become cancer, or by finding cancer when it is small and less likely to have spread.
We also work with the community to prevent risks related to ultraviolet radiation including exposure to the sun and indoor tanning
Toronto Public Health offers information and support to Toronto residents about:
For information on other types of cancer go to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Toronto Cancer Prevention Coalition advocates for policy, education and action to reduce cancer in Toronto.
Partners In Action – Shade Policy for Toronto
Partners in Action is a video capturing the reflections of Shade Policy Committee members of the Toronto Cancer Prevention Coalition about the importance of Toronto's Shade Policy. The policy is the first of its kind in Canada!