How Your Donation Makes a Difference
$50 provides a colorectal cancer survivor 1 week of ostomy bags, which need to be changed every two to three days.
$100 provides a patient with 2 weeks' supply of adult diapers.
$200 provides a patient under our hospice care 2 weeks' supply of milk.
The average cost of a 1 day surgery at the hospital (subsidised rate) for uncomplicated breast cancer.
About Campaignends 14 Jan 2020, 11:59 PM
''With the help of SCS Financial Assistance Schemes, both me and my husband were able to undergo treatment for our cancer. Thank you for giving us hope that we are not alone in this journey''
About the Charity
Established in 1964, Singapore Cancer Society (SCS) is a self-funded voluntary welfare organisation which provides patient care services to needy cancer patients through its welfare, hospice home care, cancer treatment subsidy and rehabilitation support programmes. In addition, the Society also provides free cancer screening services and promotes cancer awareness and prevention through its public education and community outreach programmes.
For the past 57 years, SCS has extended support to over a hundred thousand beneficiaries through various services and programmes. The impactful programmes continue to contribute in SCS' four key strategic thrusts:
- To reduce the incidence of cancer
- To increase survival rates
- To improve the quality of life of cancer patients and survivors
- To rally the community to take proactive action and join the fight against cancer
To learn more about SCS, visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0N1hGIwSA34&t=3s