CanKids

Delhi Chennai Kolkata Trivandrum

CanKids...KidsCan: Provides Accommodation for Patients 

They support cancer-afflicted kids upto age 21 through provision of low-cost accommodation for outstation families at New Delhi, Trivandrum, Kolkata, & Chennai

Phone no: Chennai: 044-2441 3531, 94426 33531. Delhi: 011-4166 3670 / 71, 99535 91578
Kolkata: 80135 59338, 80172 94648. Trivandrum: 0471-606 2200, 94957 54115

Website:www.cankidsindia.org

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Rajasthani Dharmasala

Chennai

Rajasthani Dharmasala for Poor Cancer Patients


Provides Accommodation for Patients 

This Dharmasala accommodates patients obtaining treatment at Adyar Cancer Institute and their attendants. It is a 100 bed four-storey building with halls & rooms and attached toilet. Nutritious vegetarian breakfast, lunch and dinner are provided.

Address: Old Cancer Institute, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600020.

Phone no: 044-2442 0727

Website:srimathatrust.co.in/about.html

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Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology

Bangalore

Dharmashala by KMIO (Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology)


Provides Accommodation for Patients 


This is a community-driven endowment programme for patients arriving for treatment at KMIO from far-off places. Such patients and their relatives are provided free accomodation and food 3 times a day.

Dr. M.H Marigowda Road, Bangalore 560029

Phone no: 080-2609 4000

AddressDr M H, Marigowda Rd, Near, Bengaluru, Karnataka 560029
Phone080 2656 0703

Website:    http://www.kmio.org/

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Pratyasha,Trivandrum

Trivandrum

Pratyasha : support groups for cancer patients

Parents of childhood cancer survivors and the grown-up survivors give support and solace to newly diagnosed patients and families be to minimize the development of psychological dysfunction and to maximize the coping ability of the child and family during treatment.

Address: P O Box No 2441, Medical College PO, Trivandrum 695011

Phone no: 0471-325 0331/91 9400619919/ +91 9447014718

Website: www.pratyasha4children.org

 

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Prashanti Cancer Care Mission

Pune

Support Group by 'Prashanti Cancer Care Mission':

 

 

It provides freeships in all kinds of surgeries (including oncoplastic surgeries) (around 240 per year).

It provides chemotherapy in a 10 bedded day care centre present at the clinic under expert supervision of medical oncologists offering freeships to on an average 2400 patients per year. Also to provide freeship for provision of cooling cap, lymphaedema treatment, mammotome, etc

It provides free home delivery of chemotherapy drugs by Pharmaco – oncology department of the clinic.

It provides freeships for radiotherapy to all the patients who require radiation after surgery.

It provides free counselling to the patients and most importantly to their care givers as well.

It provides counselling to the patients about the life style modification for healthier & faster recovery & quality of life by expert nutritionists and dieticians.

The support group is open to all cancer patients, caregivers and volunteers. Objective is to make sure patients stay happy and positive. Alternative therapies, healing methods, relaxation therapies are introduced to the participants every month.


Prashanti Cancer Care Mission

Flat No. 1 & 2, Kapil Vastu, (Near Ratna Memorial Hospital),

Senapati Bapat Road, Pune- 411 016

Telephone : +91-20-25656110, 91-20-25650261

E-mail: vcanshare@gmail.com / laleh.busheri@prashanticancercare.org

Phone no: 90756 42496

www.prashanticancercare.org/support-groups.html

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Breast Friends

Pune

Breast Friends: support groups for cancer patients

Breast Friends is a support group for women who have had breast cancer at any time in their lives and their families.. Meetings are held every second Saturday of the month from 11:00am to 1:00pm at Sahyadri Hospitals' Child Guidance Centre on Prabhat Road. An expert addresses a different aspect of care and possibilities during and after treatment.

Ipsita Chakrabarti: 020-2566 8788

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Astha Breast Cancer Support Group

Pune

Astha Breast Cancer Support Group: support groups for cancer patients

This is a self-help group of breast cancer patients with similar problems and concerns which bonds together to share the empathy. The group meets on a monthly basis in an open forum. Workshops, lectures by eminent doctors and other experts are also organised.

Madhavi Sagade: 020-2422 3913, 98609 92972. Aparna Ambike: 98226 67683
Dr. Shekhar Kulkarni: 98230 92932

Facebook Page

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unCancer India

Mumbai

unCancer India: support groups for cancer patients

This is a group of mentors who will connect with cancer patients and/or caregivers to provide guidance in tackling the challenge of cancer. The aim is to secure a positive outcome.

Address: Room No 304, Incubation Centre, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai 400088

Phone no: 84548 22747, Whatsapp: 90040 81343

Email:uncancerindia@gmail.com

Website:uncancerindia.org

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Expressive Arts Therapy

Mumbai

'Expressive Arts Therapy' by Artscape: support groups for cancer patients

 Artscape recognizes the dire need to intervene in this area through its Care for Cancer programme. The objective is to provide a platform to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers to engage and express their emotions, help them relax and enable them to attain a state of mental well-being under any given circumstance

In this therapy, cancer patients, survivors and caregivers engage and express emotions, achieve relaxation and attain a state of mental well-being. The therapy uses Music, Movement, Meditation & Art. The therapy helps participants, improves sharing of feelings and provides coping strategies.

Address: Srijon Foundation, B 401, Hibiscus, Near Amarnath Towers, Off Yari Road, Panch Marg, Andheri (W), Mumbai 400053

Phone no:98202 16454

Email: info@artscape.in

Website: http://artscape.in/what-we-do/care-for-cancer-urja/

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Oncolink India

Kolkata

Oncolink India: Support groups for cancer patients

Oncologists affiliated to them operate Free Clinic-cum Counseling Centre 3 days a week for cancer patients and their families, on Mondays at Niramoy Bhawan, on Thursdays at Jadavpur and on Saturdays at Oncolink Office.

Address: 2, Dr. Suresh Sarkar Road, Kolkata 700014

Bhaskar Mukhopadhyay: 98313 08737, Anup Mukhopadhyay: 94321 56999

Phone no: 033-2227 6913.

Email:oncolink_india@yahoo.co.in

Website:www.oncolinkindia.com



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HITAISHINI, kolkata support group

Kolkata

Hitaishini: support groups for cancer patients

Support group for breast cancer patients. Its member-volunteers are composed of breast cancer survivors and socially committed women. Provides psychological, emotional, medicinal and rehabilitative support to women afflicted with breast cancer.

Address: CD-54, Salt Lake, Sector-1, Kolkata 700064

Phone no: 98319 99969, 98315 93568, 94334 27915, 98303 03362, 98362 97296

Email:hitaishini_india@yahoo.com

website: www.hitaishini.com


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KOSHISH,Jaipur

Jaipur

KOSHISH - Mastectomy Association of India:  support groups for cancer patients

Caring for breast cancer patients through counselling traumatized patients at home, making available breast prosthesis sets, interacting with patients at hospitals and at OPDs, self-examination awareness programmes etc.

Address: Jwala Building, 1st Floor, C-21/A, Bhagwan Das Road, Jaipur

Phone no: 0141-236 4883, 239 5019, 94140 63699, 98291 33689

Email: mail@koshishbreastcancer.org

www.koshishbreastcancer.org

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KIMS Oncology Center of Excellence

Hyderabad

Don’t Fight Alone Support Group by KIMS Oncology Center of Excellence

Led by doctors, counselors and social bodies, this support group is a platform for the cancer survivors and patients to meet, exchange information, motivate, inspire and manage each other’s emotions & concerns.

Address: Krishna Institute of Medical Sciences, 1-8-31/1 Minister Road, Krishna Nagar Colony, Begumpet, Secunderabad 500003


Website: dontfightalone.org

 

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ASHA Breast Cancer

Hyderabad

ASHA Breast Cancer Support Group: support groups for cancer patients

 

To make a significant and meaningful difference to the lives of people affected by breast cancer or with breast health concerns through the provision of high quality, innovative, responsive services and by campaigning for excellence in breast cancer treatment and care.

Provides psychological and emotional assistance to patients affected by cancer and their families.

Address: 6-3-661/8A, Sangeeth Nagar, Somajiguda, Hyderabad 500082

Ananda Shankar Jayant, Convenor

Phone no: 040-2331 0568, 2331 0646

Email: p.raghuram@hotmail.com

Website: www.ubf.org.in

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Cheers to Life Foundation

Delhi-NCR

Cheers to Life Foundation: support groups for cancer patients

At this support group cancer patients and survivors share best practices and overcome life challenges by supporting each other. The emphasis is on preventive measures via nutrition and healthy lifestyle. Patients receive moral and psychological support to heal and fight against cancer.

C 102, Street 8, Phase 2, Chattarpur Enclave, New Delhi 110074

011-6510 1135, 98712 61422

cheerstolifefoundation.org

 

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