CANSA Care Centres
This Mandela Day (18 July), CANSA aims with the help of the public, to collect 6 700 Care Packs for cancer patients and distribute them to patients in need at public hospitals and CANSA’s Care Homes. Donations will be received at CANSA’s Care Centres countrywide. #ActionAgainstPoverty #MandelaDay
Posted on 3 Jul 2019
In July 2019, CANSA launches its ‘Wedding Photo Competition’ to brides and grooms on Facebook. This online wedding photo competition is open to any bride and / or groom or as a married couple whether married for one day or 50 years. Brides, grooms or couples can enter or they can be entered by any other third party, friends, family or colleagues. Winning brides and grooms or couples can win fabulous prizes and also become CANSA Ambassadors and help spread the cancer health awareness message. Proceeds from the entry fee is donated to CANSA to be able to provide counselling, support and promoting early detection awareness of cancer.
Posted on 2 Jul 2019
It’s Cuppa For CANSA season from June to October 2019 and CANSA invites people to host an event, giving cancer Survivors and caregivers a platform to share their story and give ‘Hope’ to others affected by cancer. The campaign encourages all to enjoy a cup of their favourite beverage and support a great cause by giving a donation to CANSA.
Posted on 1 Jul 2019
The public can rest assured that all of the medical waste that CANSA creates is being processed and disposed of as it should be, thanks to Compass Medical Waste Services.
Posted on 27 May 2019
Sing, dance, act or model for a worthy cause – the fight against cancer. Industry leaders will be scouting and offering opportunities to fresh talent, and there are platforms offering exposure up for grabs in your local community. This year we are scouting for YOU in Mpumalanga, Gauteng and Free State. Follow our Facebook Page and see when and where we will be at a Shopping Centre near you!
Posted on 30 Apr 2019
CANSA invites everyone to find out about events at their local bowling club and to get moving and bowling to reduce cancer risk… #WorldCancerDay #IAmAndIWill #LowerCancer Risk
Posted on 23 Jan 2019
Infinity Care is a nappy brand which is manufactured in South Africa and complies with the relevant National and International Standards. It is the first of its kind in the industry to have been awarded the CANSA Smart Choice Seal by the Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA), which has deemed products to be free of all known carcinogens and / or hormone disruptors. The nappies are comfortable and affordably priced, and are made to suit the users’ needs, improving quality of life, dignity, health, and care & support of cancer patients. The company offers a range of Adult Incontinence, Baby Disposable Nappies, Wet Wipes, and Under Pads / and Linen Savers. All products are available at CANSA’s Care Centres countrywide from 1st July 2019.
Posted on 21 Jan 2019
How We Help You: Contact or visit us, we’d like to offer you & your loved ones care & support. 27 Bauhinia Bend, Richards Bay, 3900 Postal address as above Tel: 062 066 3804 Like CANSA Richards Bay Facebook Page […]
Posted on 27 Jul 2018
How We Help You: Contact or visit us, we’d like to offer you & your loved ones care & support. 99b Besterecta Building, Nelson Mandela drive, Secunda, 2302 PO Box 3879, Secunda, 2302 Tel: 017-631-2857 Like CANSA Cosmos Facebook Page to keep […]
Posted on 27 Jul 2018
UKZN and KZN-DOH have partnered with CANSA to promote awareness of cervical cancer and how to prevent it, as well as to increase screening coverage throughout the province in the month of April. This will culminate in a dedicated screening days on the 20th and 21st April 2018….
Posted on 12 Mar 2018
In September CANSA’s KZN Mobile Health Clinic visited the Umzimkhulu Primary Health Clinic, in PMB, to assist with screening. #CANSAserves #EarlyDetection
Posted on 16 Oct 2017
Funds raised through annual campaigns enable cancer Survivor (patient) care & support programmes at CANSA’s Care Centres across SA. Our educational campaign messages aimed at reducing cancer risk and promoting early detection through screening, reaches more than half a million […]
Posted on 29 Jun 2017
CANSA Supports MERAN’s Presentation to KZN Legislature (Health Portfolio Committee): Cancer Crisis in KZN
30 May 2017: CANSA supports MERAN’s presentation to the KZN Legislature (Health Portfolio Committee) today, and has been afforded the opportunity to share our portfolio of evidence relating to KZN treatment access and patient experiences, as part of this presentation. This will be the start of an ongoing dialogue with stakeholders and an opportunity to work together to find solutions to the challenging problems facing KZN healthcare delivery.
Posted on 30 May 2017
Makrosafe Holdings (Pty) Ltd held its annual Occupation Health & Safety Awards at Emperor’s Palace, on the 27th of January 2017. CANSA’s provincial office in Bloemfontein was awarded the group award for being the top achiever in health and safety […]
Posted on 11 Apr 2017
Says Busi in her thank you letter: “With every visit or call I was inspired by the warmth and friendliness of the staff of CANSA, and I am truly thankful for all the tips on how to live my life with the disease called cancer.” Receiving a letter like this, just makes everything worthwhile for us at CANSA, where we strive to support cancer patients throughout their cancer journey.
Posted on 8 Mar 2017
Staff collectively lost 22.1 kg during the past month! This is an exciting new direction the Bloemfontein team has taken, in not only talking about the CANSA Balanced Lifestyle Campaign, but really living it. CANSA Bloemfontein challenges their CANSA Colleagues throughout SA to take up the weight loss challenge and be losers too!
Posted on 22 Apr 2016
This week, SPAR and friends officially opened CANSA’s re-vamped Mkhuhla Care Home in Umbilo, Durban, which was given a R1.9 million make-over. This revamp followed the passing of Liz Hook, the wife of SPAR Group Director, Wayne Hook.
Posted on 8 Dec 2015
On the 5th of August 2015, during CANSA Care Week, the CANSA Mobile Women’s Health Drive was concluded with a Women’s Health outreach in Clanwilliam in partnership with Department of Health, Afrikaanse Christelike Vroue Vereniging (ACVV), HIV initiative and MSAT […]
Posted on 6 Aug 2015
In an effort to curb long walks to the clinic, CANSA assists communities in rural areas with medical screening through its Mobile Health Clinic. The CANSA Mobile Health Clinic offers services such as breast examinations, PSA (prostate specific antigent) tests, […]
Posted on 14 Jul 2015
CANSA Cape Metro is part of the Western Cape Tobacco Task Team, which is lead by the Western Cape Department of Health). An annual event is held for World No Tobacco Day and this year’s event on Tuesday 26th May […]
Posted on 1 Jun 2015