Beneficiary Details

Cancer Institute

The Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai, a non-profit organization, was established more than 50 years ago by the Womens' Indian Association Cancer Relief Fund as a "mission" to provide scientific treatment and promote health education amongst all sections of people. The ethos of the Cancer Institute (WIA) is "service to all" irrespective of social or economic class. It was established in the faith that selfless service would generate its own strength and funds would always be found. The Institute will not be confined to the four walls of a multi-storey building but will strive to reach out to every nook & corner of the state. The Cancer Institute (WIA) shall aspire to be a symbol of man's eternal quest to conquer disease and an inspiration that reaches out to humanity. The Institute is a comprehensive cancer centre comprising of a hospital of 535 beds, a research division, a college of oncological sciences and a division of preventive oncology and provides state of art treatment to one a