MEMBERS OF THE CANCER ALLIANCE

LOGONAME AND WEBSITE URLOBJECTIVES
amaBele - Project Flamingo
http://projectflamingo.co.za/
Timely surgery for newly diagnosed breast cancer and colorectal cancer patients – currently achieved by funded catch-up surgery lists performed at Groote Schuur Hospital and Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town.
Ari's Cancer Foundation
http://www.ariscancerfoundation.org/
The mission of ARI'S CANCER FOUNDATION is to create cancer awareness amongst the the Adolescence and Young Adults (AYA) Group. To provide assistance and support to the AYA group and families. To provide innovative and youth friendly spaces for treatment. To collaborate with likeminded organisations.
Breast Course 4 Nurses
http://breastcourse4nurses.co.za/
The Breast Course for Nurses (BCN) combines distance education with a residential course. The BCN equips nurses with the skills to manage women with breast problems.
Breast Health Foundation
http://www.mybreast.org.za/
The purpose of the Breast Health Foundation is to increase the awareness of breast health, promote education and treatment and provide support in respect of breast health.
Cancer Heroes
https://cancer-heroes.com/
Cancer Association of South Africa
http://www.cansa.org.za/
Enabling research with regards to lowering cancer risk, educating the public regarding symptoms, screening and risk reduction, and providing care and support to all people affected by cancer.
Can-Sir
http://www.can-sir.org.za/
Can-Sir was formed to be the organisation of choice when it comes to CANCER Awareness, Education, Support to those suffering with cancer and their families, to emphasize the importance of regular examinations and early detection of Cancer and to Advocate for men’s health by being the voice of men with Cancer.
CanSurvive Cancer Support
http://www.cansurvive.co.za/
CanSurvive Cancer Support provides support for cancer patients, caregivers and friends at various levels – no matter what type of cancer they are affected by and no matter where they receive their treatment.
Care for Cancer Foundation
http://www.careforcancer.org.za/
Our mission is to increase global access to treatment, care, and support for people living with cancer.
Childhood Cancer Foundation South Africa
http://www.choc.org.za/
CHOC provides comprehensive countrywide support for children with cancer, life-threatening blood disorders and their families. We have a national office in Johannesburg, six regional offices, one branch, and 12 accommodation facilities close to treatment centres.
Hospice Palliative Care Association of South Africa
http://www.hpca.co.za/
HPCA promotes quality in life, dignity in death and support in bereavement for all living with a life-threatening illness by supporting member hospices and partner organisations.
Lymphoedema Association of South Africa
http://www.laosa.co.za/
LAOSA is a South African non-profit (164-391 NPO) organisation for professional individuals interested in lymphoedema treatment, as well as research and training in lymphology and lymphoedema.
Look Good Feel Better
http://www.lgfb.co.za/
Look Good…Feel Better helps women and men facing the trauma and stress of cancer, assisting them to overcome the distressing appearance related side effects of their treatment.
Love Your Nuts Foundation
http://www.love-your-nuts.com/
LYN's goal is to raise awareness of testicular cancer by educating communities about the ‘rarely spoken about’ cancer that often remains undetected in young adults due to the diverse society in South Africa, where cultural taboos, stigmas and lack of knowledge about the subject is rife.
Men's Foundation
http://mensfoundation.co.za/
The Men’s Foundation recognises the opportunity of working with global knowledge and insights, adapted to our unique landscape and challenges applied through local NGOs, to provide fixed term sustainable programmes surrounding prostate and testicular cancer, mental health issues and the impact of physical inactivity and facing the South African male population.
National Council Against Smoking
http://www.againstsmoking.co.za/
The National Council Against Smoking was founded in 1976 and has been instrumental in lobbying government for legislation to control tobacco use. In addition to this it has also played an active role in tobacco control advocacy and policy development in the SADC region, African region and globally.
Oncology Nursing Society of SA
petra@creativewellness.co.za
Pancreatic Cancer Network South Africa
http://www.pancreaticcancersa.co.za/
Pancreatic Cancer Network South Africa was established in 2014 in honor of Founder Carla Bailey’s late mother and uncle, who both fought the disease bravely. The organization raises awareness through events, such as an annual golf day, cycling events and World Pancreatic Cancer Day. They also educate the public on early symptoms and risk factors associated with pancreatic cancer as well as offer survivors a platform to communicate with other survivors and share information.
People Living with Cancer
http://www.plwc.org.za/
The PLWC mission is to create a national support structure for people living with cancer, cancer survivors and their families across South Africa. To build innovative partnerships between like-minded organisations, projects and initiatives and collaborate on cancer advocacy, cancer-awareness, education, screening, prevention, patient support and survivorship.
The Pink Parasol Project
http://www.pinkparasol.co.za/
Our website is designed to help the patient locate a practitioner or therapist to aid them in their cancer journey. To ease the difficulties a patient faces on the path that they embark on. As the saying goes, knowledge is power and here we hope to give you the information you need to empower yourself on your cancer journey.
Pink Phoenix Cancer Foundation
http://www.pinkphoenix.co.za/
Brave and Beautiful was launched as a cancer awareness initiative to educate and encourage others to survive. Kids 4 Life benefits children diagnosed with cancer under treatment in paediatric oncology. Lanterns 4 Life fundraising events have successfully given Pink Phoenix Cancer Foundation the means to “save lives”. Funds raised help by assisting individuals with the cost of treatment.
Pink Trees for Pauline
http://pinktrees.co.za/
The aim of Pink Trees for Pauline is to raise funds in order to assist people affected by cancer with their right to access to cancer treatment. The project was developed in such a way that sustainability in as many towns / communities as possible is guaranteed.
Pocket Cancer Support
http://www.c-tech.org/
Multi-Mobile-Phone (MMP) mobile phone app that provides information and support for people's cancer journey.
Rainbows and Smiles
http://www.rainbowsandsmiles.org.za/
The mission of Rainbows and Smiles is to provide emotional, social and financial support to families and caregivers in need when a child (or children) of that family is diagnosed with cancer. Rainbows and Smiles encourage childhood cancer advocacy and GOLD RIBBON AWARENESS to educate people, in the hope of promoting early detection.
Reach for Recovery
http://www.reach4recovery.org.za/
Reach for Recovery (R4R) is a breast cancer support organisation with a unique focus on breast cancer support and one of the only organisations that provide a patient support service on a national basis. It is built on a simple yet universal principle: that of one woman who has experienced breast cancer herself giving freely of her time and experience to assist and support another woman with breast cancer.
Salomé Meyer
Independent Cancer Advocate
SA Oncology Social Workers' Forum
http://saoswf.org.za/
The aims of the South African Oncology Social Workers’ Forum are to improve the psycho-social care of persons with cancer, their families and care givers, to unite South African oncology social workers by increasing the awareness of, and need for psycho-social services in cancer care, and to promote education networking, research and resource development.
The Sunflower Fund
http://www.sunflowerfund.org.za/
The Sunflower Fund is a donor recruitment centre and registry. We fight blood diseases like leukaemia through the recruitment of stem cell donors and maintaining a registry of potential donors committed to helping anyone in need of a life-saving stem cell transplant. We fundraise to cover the cost of education and awareness about the need for and the process to become a blood stem cell donor as well as to cover the cost of the HLA tissue-typing test involved in the recruitment of donors.
Vrede Foundation for Young People with Cancer
http://www.vredefoundation.co.za/
Our aims are to generate awareness amongst Young South Africans (aged 15-29) regarding Cancer, and to raise funds and provide financial aid to Young South Africans with Cancer who do not have medical aid.
Wings of Hope Cancer Support Group
https://wingsofhope.org.za/
Wings of Hope is a not for profit organization, established in April 2012 to educate the public on breast cancer and breast health, increase awareness and empower women and men.