The National Cancer Society of Malaysia (NCSM) is a not-for-profit organization established in 1966 providing education, care and support services for people affected by cancer. It is the first cancer-related not-for-profit organization in Malaysia that provides an extensive range of cancer services and support to the public.
NCSM’s mission is “To ensure that no Malaysian fears cancer by creating an understanding of cancer that leads to prevention and early detection, and by providing the best possible care and support for those affected by cancer. “
MOTTO AND OBJECTIVES
In line with its motto, “Giving Hope. Celebrating Life.” NCSM aims to:
• Educate – To minimise cancer in Malaysia by raising public awareness on the prevention, screening and early detection of cancer through education
• Care – To increase access to cancer services in Malaysia by providing affordable as well as advanced screening and diagnostic facilities
• Support – To empower individuals and those affected with cancer to maintain the highest possible quality of life