Kiambu Cancer Support Group had a free medical camp at P.C.E.A Gituamba Church Grounds Ting'ang'a on 1st September 2018. Those in attendance got a chance to hear from cancer survivors, get cancer awareness and they were screened.
GLOBOCAN CANCER STATISTICS 2018
Kenyan Network of Cancer Organizations, successfully held the Charity Bike Ride Event at Karura Forest on 8th September 2018. The event was graced by the presence of our board led by the chairman Mr. David Makumi, Hon. Esther Passaris also showed her support not only as the guest of honor but also participated in the [...]
KENCO in patnership with Novartis hosted KENCO member organizations to a workshop that took place at the Hadassah hotel from 26th July, 2018 to 27th July, 2018. Those in attendance were informed on roles of advocates and how to equip advocates with essential cancer science knowledge.
The Cancer Patients' Open Day organized by Oasis of Life Organization in partnership with the Rotary Club of Embu hosted the KENCO Board and other member organizations on July, 25th, 2018 at the Embu Mbeere Hospice. KENCO Member Organizations in attendance were; KEPHCA, Breast Cancer Kenya, Stoma World Kenya, Women for Cancer, Cancer [...]
The Beth Mugo Cancer Foundation in collaboration with Roche and Machakos County successfully conducted a free cancer screening camp at Mutituni ward on Friday, 20th July, 2018. It had an amazing turn out, over 1000 people were screened on the day.
KENCO has brought together over 25 cancer civil society organizations and groups by playing a coordinating role. Some of the activities KENCO members are involved include Cancer screening, Patient support, Advocacy, Information & education and Fundraising. Seen here are some recent member activities by Hope & Courage International (HCI), Cancer Awareness Centre of Kenya (CACK) [...]
KENCO routinely organizes talks and cancer education for members on various topics on cancer.Rebecca Lepsik RN from CureCervicalCancer USA spoke to members at KENCO offices about early detection and prevention of cervical cancer.
KENCO and Cancer control stakeholders in collaboration with Kiambu county hosted an International Childhood Cancer Day event at Ndumberi Primary school grounds. There was free cancer screening and health check up, talks on nutrition and oral health, testimonies from cancer survivors, entertainment from school children and Hope & Courage International(Kenco member) children and the Host [...]
KENCO as an umbrella organization continues to enjoy a good working relationship with the media. Both print and electronic journalists continue to seek KENCO’s position on various issues such as the doctors and nurses strike, cancer financing and disease specific information. KENCO has issued a number of press releases. The Health Journalists Roundtable: In recognition [...]