Any woman (and even men) can get breast cancer which is why it is so important to know about the disease and know about all potential treatments. It is often not clear why some people get cancer and others do not, and the more we learn about the disease, the better we get at curing it. Read more…

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  • COVID and Cancer – the way forward.
    CANCER ALLIANCE WRITES TO THE MINISTER OF HEALTH COVID-19 is becoming is now our new normal. For many cancer patients and their families the reality is that they have an added challenge to face as they will become part of the group of people that are classified as “at risk”. Cancer Alliance, on behalf of […]
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  • CANSA Vacancy: Sustainability Coordinator KZN
    CANSA is looking to recruit a suitable candidate in the position of Sustainability Coordinator (Durban or Pietermaritzburg) and invites competent and qualified persons to apply for the following position. Purpose of the Job: To mobilise and develop communities that will enable the delivery of CANSA’s health programmes and actively initiate income generating activities to ensure sustainability. […]
  • Cancer Survivor Cycles and Runs for CANSA
    On 17 September, cancer survivor, Richard Lomax, sets out on his incredible journey of cycling from Johannesburg to Cape Town in support of Cancer Association of South Africa (CANSA)’s 90th anniversary.  He’s estimated to arrive in Cape Town, in early October, just in time to participate in the Cape Town Cycle Tour, as well as […]

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    On 27 July 2021, Reach for Recovery (RFR) celebrated its 54th birthday and our annual Volunteers' Day with an online webinar with the very interesting theme “Indulge without Guilt”. Our MC for the day, Edith Venter from Edith Venter Promotions, introduced our guest speakers: nutritionist Amanda Kuit and Harry Sideropoulos, well known stage actor, VO […]
    The COVID-19 pandemic has given Reach for Recovery an unexpected opportunity to convert our in-person training to a virtual format. We believe that this will provide more people that are interested in doing so with an opportunity to be trained as a Reach for Recovery volunteer. After months of preparation to educate ourselves on hosting […]