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Meet the Quit Support Team

Sarah - Quit Coach Talk Tobacco

Sarah has been with the Canadian Cancer Society since 2006, a Quit Coach since 2011, and part of Talk Tobacco since it started in late 2019. Working from her home office in Niagara, Ontario she is trained with a kind, non-judgemental ear to provide culturally aware cessation support to callers from the First Nation, Inuit, Métis, and Urban Indigenous communities. 

Heather - Ontario

Heather has been with the Canadian Cancer Society since 2019 coordinating the Talk Tobacco work in Ontario. She has a background working with Indigenous communities in Northwestern Ontario as well as health and wellness program development. Heather currently works from her home in Thunder Bay.

Demi - Saskatchewan

Demi has been working with the Canadian Cancer Society since September 2019 as a Senior Specialist for Talk Tobacco in Saskatchewan. She is Cree, Blackfoot and Dakota and is a member of Piapot First Nation in Saskatchewan. Demi has a Health Studies background and is dedicated to working with Indigenous communities in Saskatchewan. She currently works from her home in Regina. 

Kim - Manitoba

Kim is Métis, a Sundancer, and a Pipe Carrier who actively participates in traditional ceremonies. She joined the Canadian Cancer Society in 2020 to coordinate the Talk Tobacco program in Manitoba. Kim has a health background. She has worked in various capacities of health and has devoted her career to Indigenous Health. Kim currently works from her home office in Winnipeg. 

 

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