A UK based charity successfully supporting cancer patients in North and East Sri-Lanka, since 1993.
Cancer is one of the most feared diseases in the world, a patient with cancer undergoes enormous psychological and physical trauma wherever they live, whether in a developed or developing country. But, the cancer suffering in the war torn area of North and East - Sri Lanka is of an unimaginable magnitude. CANE Cancer Aid for North and East - Sri Lanka, is an organisation founded in the UK in 1993 became a UK registered charity in 1995. Our aim is to provide medical, financial and other assistance to cancer patients. Funds are collected through monthly subscriptions from members, voluntary contributions from well wishers, till collections and through fund-raising events. The association has, with the generous assistance of the people, continues sponsoring cancer diagnosis, providing palliative treatment. and continuing care for the most needy cancer patients from North East in Sri Lanka. Relevant accounts and details of beneficiaries can be made available on request.