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Nonprofit Overview

Causes: Cancer

Mission: MISSION STATEMENT: With memorable phrases: “Your health: Our concern”; “Our goal: Quality in Cancer Control”; “Each one: Teach thirty”; Cancer Aid Society, a National, Social, Secular, NGO stands committed for Cancer Control Globally since 1987; the second leading cause of death World Wide. “Prevention is better than cure”, with this dictum dictate and its successful implementation this Society has the distinction of obtaining ISO 9001: 2000 Certification in the Social Sector. We are working in tune with the guidelines of National Cancer Control Programme of World Health Organisation by generating awareness amongst children and adults in the Regional Languages throughout the Country. Emphasizing on tobacco abuse (active and passive smoking), carcinogens, good dietary habits, exercise, healthy lifestyle, genital and personal hygiene together with early symptoms of Cancer, we aim at decreasing the Mortality by targeting 2/3rd of all Cancers through Primary Prevention and Early Detection. We are also committed towards reducing the Morbidity in remaining 1/3rd by improving their quality of life through Palliative Care.

Geographic areas served: All over India

Community Stories

8 Stories from Volunteers, Donors & Supporters

1 Piyush Gupta

Board Member

Rating: 5

The organisation has represented the Country in the Review Meeting on Non Communicable Diseases held at United Nations Headquarters in New York on July 10th and 11th 2014.

Cancer Aid Society has indeed been a leader in the fight against Tobacco, Cancer and the Non Communicable Diseases since 1987.

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Board Member

Rating: 5

It was a proud moment for us to get Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations Organisation in 2012.
Cancer Aid Society waged a war against Cancer and Non Communicable Diseases in 1987 and now after two and a half decades they are being perceived as global threats. This speaks volumes about the eagle's eye Vision of the organisation.
It has made substantial dent in India against Tobacco, Cancer, NCDs and Palliative Care.
Thank you all for the everlasting support.

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Board Member

Rating: 5

Cancer Aid society, the only ISO accredited social organisation ,having special consultative status with Ecosoc. I am proud to be associated with an organisation, what it perceived 25 years before is being advocated by UICC and other world authorities.

Board Member

Rating: 5

CANCER AID SOCIETY, the only ISO 9001: 2008 Accredited, National, Secular, Social, Non Profit Organisation working for the Control of Cancer through its Nationwide Cancer Control Programme Organised across the Country from last 1987

Board Member

Rating: 5

Goal of Cancer Aid Society being Cancer Control since inception in 1987 we could visualize what others could not and now Cancer has emerged as the Second Leading cause of death globally. Our 25 years old fight against Cancer has yielded results as we have got Special Consultative Status with the United Nation's Economic and Social Council and our participation in the High Level Meeting for the Control of the Non Communicable Diseases at the UN Headquarters in New York on 19th September 2011.

Board Member

Rating: 5

Cancer Aid Society is doing a good job for Cancer Awareness across the Country