The following Help Lines currently provide general information and services regarding cancer in South Africa.

Many of our Members provide specific services to cancer patients. Please refer to Our Members for further details on the various services offered.

Cancer Buddies (PLWC) Toll Free Help Line0800 033 337Toll Free Help LineEnglish, Afrikaans, Xhosa
Cancer Buddies (PLWC) WhatsApp Help Line079 789 2570WhatsApp messagingEnglish, Afrikaans, Xhosa
CANSA Toll Free Call Centre0800 22 66 22Toll Free Help LineAll languages
CANSA WhatsApp Help Line072 197 9305WhatsApp messagingEnglish & Afrikaans
CANSA WhatsApp Help Line071 867 3530WhatsApp messagingXhosa, Zulu, Sotho and Siswati
CANSA Email Help Help LineAll languages
Can-Sir Help Line - Support for men's cancers076 775 6099Telephone Help Line
CanSurvive Help Line062 275 6193Telephone Help Line
CHOC Childhood Cancer Toll Free Help Line
(During office hours 09:00-16:00)
0800 333 555 Toll Free Help LineAll languages
SADAG South African Depression and Anxiety Group
24 Hour Emergency Help Line
0800 12 13 14 or SMS 31393Emergency Help Line

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Page last updated: October 2018