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Cancare, Inc.

Cause Area

  • Community
  • Education & Literacy
  • Faith-Based
  • Health & Medicine

Location

9575 Katy FreewayHouston, TX 77024 United States

Organization Information

Mission Statement

CanCare is a mighty community of survivors who lift up and inspire cancer patients and caregivers through one-on-one support, empathy, and hope to ensure no one endures cancer alone.

Description

Founded by Anne Shaw Turnage, a survivor of colon cancer, CanCare has grown into a network of trained volunteers including survivors, caregivers of survivors and medical professionals who provide emotional support, information and cancer related resources.

CanCare is a mighty community of survivors who lift up and inspire cancer patients and caregivers through one-on-one support, empathy, and hope to ensure that no one endures cancer alone. Our 600+ trained volunteers have survived cancer, and they want to help you do the same for yourself - or a loved one! Whether you need encouragement or want to give it, CanCare is the place for you. Support is available over the phone, via text, email and in person - one time or on an ongoing basis.

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