Our Team

Sharilyn Knox


Executive Director

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Janice Telford & Karen Faurschou



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Janice: educator1@cpcancerservices.ca

Karen: educator2@cpcancerservices.ca

Jodi Lee


Administrative Assistant

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Our Service Area

Central Plains Cancer Services serves over 70 communities in Manitoba.

 Check the list below to see if you are eligible for our programs and services: 

Alonsa, Altamont, Amaranth, Arden, Arizona, Austin, Bagot, Bethany, Birnie, Bruxelles, Clanwilliam, Culross, Cypress River, Delta Beach, Eden, Edrans, Edwin, Elie, Elm Creek, Fannystelle, Firdale, Fortier, Franklin, Gladstone, Glenella, Glenora, Haywood, High Bluff, Holland, Katrime, Kelwood, Kinosota, Lakeland, Langruth, Lavenham, Macdonald, MacGregor, Mariapolis, Marius, McCreary, Minnedosa, Mountain Road, Neepawa, Newton, Norgate, Notre Dame de Lourdes, Oakland, Oakville, Ogilvie, Plumas, Polonia, Poplar Point, Portage la Prairie, Pratt, Rathwell, Riding Mountain, Rossendale, Sidney, Silver Ridge, Somerset, Southport, Springstein, St. Alphonse, St. Ambroise, St. Claude, St. Eustache, St. Leon, Starbuck, Swan Lake, Tenby, Treherne, Waldersee & Westbourne.

Office Location: 

318 Saskatchewan Avenue East Portage la Prairie, MB  R1N 0K8 

Phone: 204-857-6100 

Email: cpcancerservices@shaw.ca  

Office Hours:  

Monday - Thursday 9am - 4pm

(closed between 12pm - 1pm)


Board of Directors

  • Colin Wilcox, Board President   Portage la Prairie, MB
  • Laurette Labossiere, Treasurer  Somerset, MB
  • Jane Human, Secretary  Portage la Prairie, MB
  • Ora Dunbar, Director  Oakville, MB
  • Gloria Barnett, Director Portage la Prairie, MB
  • Dan De Pauw, Director Treherne, MB
  • Heather Graham, Director Portage la Prairie

Our Board of Directors is representative of the geographical area served by Central Plains Cancer Services and we are thankful for their service.

If you are interested in becoming a Board Member please contact the Central Plains Cancer Services office at 204-857-6100.

Our Mission

Our Mission is to provide services to support the quality of life for people affected by cancer and to support the promotion of cancer awareness.  

Central Plains Cancer Services is a non-profit grassroots organization that has been dedicated to improving the quality of life for cancer patients, survivors and their families since 1998.  

Funds raised are used to serve residents in our service area which includes over 70 communities in rural Manitoba.