SAHAAYIKA is a Trust registered on 20th Aug, 2003 and the trustees are; Sudheendran, Girija & Neerja working at Cancer Institute (WIA), Chennai and Apollo Specialties at Chennai.
"Having fought and conquered cancer, Their mission is to reach out to patients to support them emotionally and financially. The main objectives are to provide financial assistance for persons challenged by the diagnosis and treatment of cancer, specially children and young persons and to support institutions and hospitals that provide free detection and treatment of cancer for the poor. The trust also aims to provide psychosocial, legal and other forms of support to cancer patients and help them rejoin the mainstream of life.
Under Sahayika, cancer survivor Neerja started the Apollo Cancer Support Group which is attached to Apollo Specialty Center. They provide psychosocial support to cancer patients.
"Let's lead them from darkness to light"
• Volunteers for Cancer affected children to spend time with them in art work
• Volunteers required to give counseling for the inpatients.
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