Northey Family Library

The Northey Family Library was established in 2005 as a source of brain tumour information to support anyone affected by a brain tumour.

There are more than 30 topics explored including brain tumours, nutrition, personal stories and much more.

Each section has a list of books related to that topic as well as external links to other community programs and services.

Pictured: The Northey family, for whom the Northey Family Library was named.

 Although the Northey Family Library is an internal library and not a lending library, we have listed all of the resources including the title, author and ISBN code for you to find these resources at your local library or bookstore. If you live in or near London, Ontario or visiting and would like to come in for a visit to browse our materials, we would love to meet you in person.

Northey Family Resource Library Location:

Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Office
205 Horton St E., Suite 203
London, ON N6B 1K7

Hours of Operation:

Monday to Friday from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm EST.
Staff members are available to answer any questions and help you find any additional resources.

 

To find additional information, please contact:

Amy Mathias
Online Community Engagement Associate
amathias@braintumour.ca
1-800-265-5106 or 519-642-7755 ext 234

 

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