Care for Cancer Foundation
exists to increase national access to cancer treatment care and support
As a first step, we create pathways for patients to access much needed medical diagnostics regarding Oncology. We form partnerships with physicians and industry along with the patients themselves to enable speedy access to medical diagnosis and treatment whilst providing dignity and hope to people facing cancer.
Our Approach to Saving Lives
We believe in building ecosystems around people facing cancer around South Africa
Every year 14 million people worldwide hear the words:
"YOU HAVE CANCER"
One in 4 South Africans is affected by cancer through diagnosis of friends family or self.
90% of cancers are caused by environmental and lifestyle factors such as smoking and diet.
Cancer survival rate in South Africa is 6/10