Links and Resources


Cancer advocacy

Campaigning for Cancer
Tel: + 27 (0) 861 ASK NOW (275 669)
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.campaign4cancer.co.za

Patient groups and patient assistance programmes

CANSA
Tel: + 27 (0) 800 22 66 22
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.cansa.org.za

People Living with Cancer
Tel: + 27 (0) 800 033 337 / +27 76 775 6099
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.plwc.org.za

Faces of Hope Foundation
Tel: +27 (0) 82 823 6861
Email: [email protected]
Web: facesofhope.co.za

Innovative Cancer Care Foundation (ICCF)
Tel: +27 (0) 82 600 8472
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.iccf.co.za

Breast Cancer

Breast Health Foundation
Tel: +27 (0) 860 BUDDIE (283 343) / +27 (0) 76 479 040
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.bosombuddies.org.za

Reach for Recovery
Tel: +27 (0) 79 745 3557
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.reach4recovery.org.za

Lymphoma

KZN Lymphoma Support Group

Tel: +27 (0) 79 129 0556
Email: [email protected]
Web: Not available

Cancer Care

Hospice Palliative Care Association
Tel: +27 (0) 21 531 0277
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.hospicepalliativecaresa.co.za

Bone Marrow Donors

Sunflower Fund
Tel: + 27 (0) 800 121 082
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.sunflowerfund.org.za

Children and young adults

CHOC – Childhood Cancer Association
Tel: +27 (0) 86 111 3500
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.choc.org.za

Vrede Foundation for Young People with Cancer Trust
Tel: Not available
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.vredefoundation.co.za

Body image

Look good, Feel better
Tel: +27 (0) 11 795 3927
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.lgfb.co.za

Cancer and medical organisations

Council of Medical Schemes
Tel: +27 (0) 861 123 267
Email: [email protected] OR [email protected]
Web: www.medicalschemes.com

South African Oncology Consortium (SAOC)
Tel: +27 (0) 12 667 2067
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.saoc.org.za

National Consumer Commission and Tribunal
Tel: + 27 (0) 860 266 786
Email: [email protected]
Web: www.nccsa.org.za

Websites

Breast Cancer information
Breastcancer.org is a non-profit organisation dedicated to providing information and community to those touched by this disease. www.breastcancer.org

Europa Colon
European organisation dedicated to colorectal cancer (CRC) and it aims to unite patients, carers, healthcare professionals, politicians, the media and the public in the fight against the disease.
www.europacolon.com

Lymphoma Coalition
Global network of worldwide not for profit lymphoma patient organisations with a vision to free the world of lymphomas
www.lymphomacoalition.org

Lymphoma Life
Comprehensive information on Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
www.lymphomalife.net