Did you know that your version of Internet Explorer is out of date?
To get the best possible experience using our website we recommend downloading one of the browsers below.

Internet Explorer 10, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari.

Volunteer Advocate
cf insights cf insights

Archive for March, 2018

Spotlight: Social Enterprise for a Day

This is not your typical fundraiser. Since 2012, Social Enterprise for a Day (SE4D) facilitated by Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, NS, has taught…

Read More

Tips on how to pursue your passion while having CF

“Follow your passion” is a common saying but what does it mean when you are living with a chronic illness? Members of our CF community…

Read More

Spotlight: Nicole Filipow

What’s your involvement with CF Canada (are you a volunteer, donor, event organizer, etc.)? I have volunteered with CF Canada over the past 20 years…

Read More

It’s time to take a break!

March Break is here! Whether you are living with CF or love someone living with CF, it’s the perfect occasion to catch up on your…

Read More


Cystic Fibrosis Canada is proud to publish the winter 2018 edition of Connections magazine! It is published exclusively online. This edition is full of the…

Read More

The reality of living with a rare disease

Today is International Rare Disease Day, a great initiative that raises awareness of rare diseases, and highlights the daily lives of patients, families, and caregivers…

Read More

The Role of Family in CF

When it comes to rare disease and chronic illness, the role of family can be essential, even vital in the early stage of life. We’ve…

Read More

Managing relationships

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day. This day is not only about love between two individuals but also about all the relationships with the people who are…

Read More

Q&A with Jeff Barrick and Lyndon Whitlock, Fundraisers for CF Canada

Cystic Fibrosis Canada is always amazed by our supporters’ creativity when it comes to fundraising! Today, we are featuring two of our fundraisers, Jeff Barrick…

Read More