Cancer Aid Society

Cancer Aid Society

Regency Avadh Complex, Chowk, Lucknow, 226003, India

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Cancer Aid Society - NGO

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Mission 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.
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CANCER AID SOCIETY - IMPORTANT MILESTONES
Our vision and action since 1987 has now been visualized by global leaders like International Union Against Cancer, World Health Organisation and United Nations Organisation.

Appreciation letters from International Organizations
Cancer Aid Society received an appreciation letter from World Health Organisation in 2000
Appreciation for presentation at World Conference on Tobacco or Health, U.S.A. in 2006
Cancer Aid Society received appreciation from American Cancer Society USA in 2007
Awarded best NGO in Health Care at SAMAAGAM – IIM Lucknow in 2011

Participation in National / International Events
Represented the Country in the High Level meeting for the control of Non communicable Diseases at United Nations General Assembly Headquarters New York in September 2011. (www.un.org/en/ga/president/65/letters/NCD%20-%20Civil%20Society%20List%20 %2027%20June%202011.pdf)

World Cancer Congress at Geneva in 2008.
World Cancer Congress at Washington D.C. U.S.A. in 2006.
World Conference on Tobacco or Health, U.S.A. in 2006.
Several events of national repute viz. Health Mela 2001 inaugurated by The Then Honorable Prime Minister Sri. Atal Bihari Vajpayee & Organised by the Health Ministry - Govt. of India.

Membership of Govt., National or International Committees
District Cancer Control Committee, Govt. of Delhi
“Delhi Smoke free Civil Society coalition”, Govt. of Delhi
Indian Association of Palliative Care - India
Action Council against Tobacco, Tata Memorial, Mumbai
Global Cancer Control Community, UICC, Geneva, Switzerland
GLOBALink, UICC, Geneva, Switzerland
Framework Convention Alliance, Geneva, Switzerland
NCD Alliance CIG Group, Geneva, Switzerland
Cancer Service Group (ICISG), Toronto, Canada
International Association of Hospice and Palliative Care, Houston, USA
Registered in the database of Government of India, Planning Commission’s NGO Partnership System UID No. UP/2009/0009446Associate Member of International
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Awards Cancer Aid Society received an appreciation letter from World Health Organisation in 2000
Appreciation for presentation during World Conference on Tobacco or Health, U.S.A. in 2006
Cancer Aid Society received appreciation from American Cancer Society USA in 2007
Awarded best NGO in Health Care at SAMAAGAM – IIM Lucknow in 2011
Founded 1987
Products Cancer Awareness Tools
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