Cancer Prevention Actions

New York

Approximately 110,000 New Yorkers will be diagnosed with cancer this year in New York and over 34,000 will die. Tell Albany to restore full funding of $25.28 million to the New York Cancer Services Program (CSP), and increase funding for the Tobacco Control Program (TCP) to $40.76 million. These lifesaving...


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New York

Sign the petition to restore full funding for breast, cervical, and colorectal cancer screenings for uninsured and underinsured New Yorkers! New York’s Cancer Services Program (CSP) provides breast, cervical and colorectal cancer screenings to women and men who do not have health insurance, or who have health insurance that does...


A new budget proposal would stifle the incredible progress we're making in defeating breast cancer. Sign our petition opposing these devastating cuts.


A new budget proposal would stifle the incredible progress we're making in defeating colon and rectal cancer by eliminating a vital program that provides lifesaving colonoscopies and other cancer screenings to people who can’t afford them. The facts are clear: Colorectal cancer is the second leading cause of cancer death...


Your story is what drives our work. Tell us why access to breast and cervical cancer screening programs matter

New Mexico

Melanoma is the fastest growing cancer among young women and the third leading cancer among 25 to 29 year olds – many of whom started using indoor tanning devices before they turned 18. It's time for New Mexico to protect kids from indoor tanning devices.


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Being overweight or obese is the number one cancer risk for people who don't use tobacco.


Congress should expand funding for a program that provides lifesaving mammograms and pap tests to thousands of American women each year. Ask Congress to prioritize funding for these lifesaving cancer screenings.