At the rate of 9000 hits per month we had over 100,000 visitors assisted through cope with cancer website and by December 350,000 patients and caregivers were assisted through the website
2014 saw us run a number of awareness drives. Hair donation awareness program was launched, we participated in Lavasa Car Rally. We associated with Red FM Cochin for hair donation drive in Kerala and subsequently a Hair donation awareness program along with the Tuning Folks. We tied up with R K wigs Pankaj Bhupatkar for wigs.
We initiated discounted mammography with Suburban Diagnostics, Jankharia Imaging, Dr Aman Daftary’s Clinic, Dr Ambrish Dalal’s clinic & Dr Gala’s clinic. Discounted prosthesis and services offered on CopewithCancer website
Counselors Training program was launched in September 2014, where Dr. Nagesh Simha, a specialist in palliative care gave a lecture on “Psychosocial and spiritual issues in palliative care” at TISS to the students of psychiatry.
In September, we started disbursing funds for investigations and treatment for patients at Tata Hospital Mumbai through MSW department.