Empowering Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) facing cancer with information, support, and community.


March 2024 News Roundup

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February 2024 Community Call

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At AYA CAN, we recognize the unique challenges that adolescents and young adults with cancer encounter. Our mission ...

AYA CAN is a peer-led national organization advocating for Canadian adolescents and young adults (AYA) affected by cancer.



Prevalence, severity, and predictors of symptom burden among adolescents and young adults with cancer

Symptom burden in adolescents and young adults (AYA) with cancer is poorly characterized but impacts quality of life. AYA with cancer experience substantial symptom burden. ...

The Effect of Specialized Palliative Care on End-of-Life Care Intensity in AYAs with Cancer

Many AYAs with cancer continue to receive HI-EOL care; however, in this cohort, there was a clear benefit to Specialized Palliative Care (SPC) involvement in ...


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