CICS helps cancer patients in a variety of ways including counseling, peer support, greeting cards designed by children, art therapy, hospital equipment - and financial support for those who qualify.
CICS is also providing those individuals who qualify with access to their Charity Voucher Programme. CICS offers:
-Mouth and throat cancer screenings
HPV Vaccination Programme
You can protect your child from Cancer.
The HPV vaccine is available at HSA - by placing the order through CICS, the registered doctors receive the vaccine at a reduced cost, passing the savings to the patients.
Education and Fundraising
You can donate magazines to patients receiving chemotherapy by putting these directly into the white bin outside the CICS office.
Best ways to support CICS:
-Online donations with a credit card payment at The Cayman Islands Cancer Society
-Cayman Airways air miles directly at Miles Donation Form!
-Becoming a Member. Call them after signing the MEMBERSHIP FORM
-Donating gift cards from Grocery stores
wellness and beauty
utility companies (CUC/Water Authority)
other retail shops
CICS also provides education and awareness sessions at corporations, businesses, events, and Health fairs.
Participate in their signature events - STRIDE, MOvember, Brac Attack - or follow and share their monthly initiatives and awareness campaigns on Facebook and IG.
Contact them via email to become a Volunteer and support them year-round.
CICS heavily relies on the time and skills that volunteers are able to contribute to help improve the lives of our clients and support cancer prevention efforts.
Who else provides similar assistance to CICS?
-Both the Breast Cancer Foundation (year-round) and Lions Club of Tropical Gardens (October month only) provide free mammogram screening vouchers to individuals who qualify. The Breast Cancer Foundation now provides prosthetic breasts and bras for women in Cayman who have had breast cancer surgery and need financial assistance to get the undergarments they need.
-The Lions Club of Grand Cayman provides free prostate cancer (PSA) test for men who qualify.
CICS office is located to the side of the HSA's front parking lot entrance (behind the Tomlinson Furniture building).
Together we can make a difference