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CANCER PATIENTS AID ASSOCIATION
Registration No: F - 1894 YEAR INC: 1969

About us: Cancer Patients Aid Association (CPAA) is a registered charitable NGO working towards the Total Management of Cancer as a disease, which includes (1)Providing complete assistance to cancer patients in form of donations, medicines, hospitalization, transport, consultation, etc. (2)Initiating steps for the early detection of cancer, by conducting free check-ups, as some cases are curable at this stage (3)Spreading awareness on some of the lesser known causes of cancer like chewing of tobacco, early marriage , multiple pregnancies apart from  smoking and drinking. 

Vision: We believe that every cancer patient has a right to the full range of treatment, and our team of 60 employees and 40 doctors make sure that they get it.

Mission: We wish to take a holistic approach by taking care of the total management of cancer and not just attacking the malignancy in isolation.

Services:
Free medical check-ups for early detection of cancer, make donations to cancer patients in ways possible, arrange for low budget accommodation close to hospital for out of station patients, sponsoring a child suffering from cancer, jobs for families of cancer patients if he is the only earning member, rehabilitation for cured cancer patients whom society will not accept.

History: Established in 1969, CPAA has a tradition of untiring service to needy cancer patients from all over India, and even neighbouring Bangladesh, Bhutan, Nepal and Pakistan. CPAA is an empathetic, reassuring, non-medical presence that has supported the treatment and overall needs of more than 40,000 cancer patients.

Organization:
full time: 60
part time: 40
volunteers:

Help Needed:
Volunteers: yes 
Donations-in-kind: yes
Services needed: yes
Advisors / Mentors needed: yes
Jobs Available: yes
Donation possibilities: 50,000

Contact Details
CANCER PATIENTS AID ASSOCIATION
5 Malhotra House, First floor, opp GPO, Mumbai -1.
Phone: 22656509 (10 am to 5 pm)
Fax: 22697255
website: www.cpaaindia.org
Contact: KAVITA KULKARNI home: 28426767, cell: 9821294641(best time to call: anytime)
email: kavitakulkarni@indiatimes.com 

Also see www.karmayog.com/ngos/cpaa2.htm