SECTOR: Health
UN Sustainable Development Goal:
Goal 3: Good Health and Well Being
% Spent on beneficiaries
Financial Score:
Age: 25 Years
Tax Benefit: 50%
Foreign donations:
Location(s): 4 States
Issues Addressed:
Enable cancer patients and their families to make informed decisions; Provide palliative and supportive care services to cancer patients and their families
Supported by:
Boeing International Corporation; CAF America; Jiv Daya Foundation; Lal Family Foundation; Barco Electronics Systems; Max India Foundation; Volkart Foundation; Tech Mahindra Foundation
Key Trustees:
Ms. Harmala Gupta Mr. Manmohan Malhoutra
Recognition: Public Health Champion Award by World Health Organization - 2017; Rashtriya Swayamsiddh Samman Award by JSPL Foundation - 2016
Sector Comparison:
Beneficiary Spend:
Average: 79.6% Highest: 99.9% Lowest: 28.7%
Average: Rs6 cr Highest: Rs115 cr Lowest: Rs1 lac
How much to donate
  • ₹1,000 for home care visit of doctor, nurse & counselor.
  • ₹7,000 sponsors medical and nutritional day care for 50 children.
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Home-based Free Palliative Cancer Care
  • Founded by a cancer survivor, CanSupport provides a wide-range of free services to help destitute cancer patients throughout their cancer journey; right from diagnosis, curative therapies, to bereavement and rehabilitative support to the families of cancer patients.
  • Programs: 1) Home Care: Pain and symptom management, supportive nursing, psychological and spiritual care. 2) Outpatient Care: Early intervention of palliative care, enabling improved patient outcomes and continuity of care. 3) Day Care: Creative and educational activities, nutritional supplements, and age-appropriate emotional support. 4) Training: Workshops; Certificate courses in palliative care, palliative medicine, nursing, and counseling. 5) Telephone Helpline: Confidential service to overcome the barrier of physical distance and empathetically and practically support the caller.
  • Outcome: CanSupport has 31 teams (comprising doctors, nurses, and counselors) who provided concurrent care to 4,330 patients during FY19. Each home care visit (39,964 visits in FY19) costs ₹1,300 but is offered for free. Beneficiary satisfaction with care was recorded at 93% (based on 30,284 feedback calls made after home care visits). 5,000+ members sensitized on Cancer and Palliative Care through 55+ awareness sessions.
9 cr
9 cr
Source : Audit Report 2020