Coimbatore Cancer Foundation (CCF)
The Coimbatore Cancer Foundation was established in 1991 by ‘Padma Bhushan’ Shri. K. Sreenivasan, a cancer survivor himself. CCF operates from within the Oncology Department of GKNM Hospital, Coimbatore.
With a team of dedicated counselors, CCF helps patients through the difficult journey of cancer diagnosis and treatment. Art therapy, music therapy, yoga nidra are used to bolster the patients' confidence and well being. CCF also runs support groups for cervix, breast cancer and paediatric patients, who have completed and undergoing treatment for cancer. Coimbatore Marathon - the annual fund raiser organized by CCF also helps in disseminating the importance of cancer screening to the community.