Information on our cancer Engagement
We are very happy to inform association members and the general public that a ‘Compassionate home‘ for Cancer patients has been opened in Gulele Sub city worda 9 House No 541.
The Home gives Shelter, food and transport services to and from the treatment center. The beneficiaries of the Home are women patients who come from regions out of Addis Ababa for Cancer treatment.
Ethiopian cancer Association (ECA) is non- profit making, non-political, non-religious and non-governmental organization committed to address cancer and cancer related problems in Ethiopia. It was established in 2002 by highly committed health professionals, cancer patients and their families to reduce and prevent the human suffering caused by cancer in Ethiopia.
The objectives of ECA are to:
Enhance the public awareness on cancer;
Promote conducive policyenvironment for prevention, early detection, treatment and care of cancer; and
Promote psycho social support for cancer victims.
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