Carmen Powell works and volunteers in the non-profit sector in Alberta. As Director of the Full Circle Foundation for Wellness, she works with her team to support Canadian organizations that are wellness focused through events and volunteerism. She is an advocate for and ally to those living with breast cancer.
As time ticks by, my Mom has been waiting over two years to access a promising new drug. She is only sixty years old, mother to three and grandmother to six. In Canada there are significant roadblocks regarding access to treatments which means that she, like so many others, could die while waiting for access to a drug that could give her substantially more time with her family.
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