Sponsor the monthly stipend for a cancer survivor under vocational training-Indian Cancer Society
Sponsor the monthly stipend for a cancer survivor under vocational training, INR 1600
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Cancer patients living with cancer and cancer survivors wish to have as normal and fulfilling a life as those of us who are healthy and well desire and need it. ICS has been rehabilitating cancer patients and survivors since many decades for this purpose. The ICS Rehabilitation Centre houses workshops where patients are given vocational training according to their individual needs. The aim is to add quality to the lives of cancer survivors and to ease the mental tension and make a livelihood for those undergoing treatment.
The Basics

Patients are taught mat making, tailoring, bag making and printing
They also are trained to make various prosthesis like breast prosthesis, colostomy bags etc.
Apart from training they receive a stipend, midday meal and snacks, monthly rations and medical aid
Daily, on an average 70 cancer patients are provided with a midday meal
40 outstation cancer patients are given dinner packets as well
Tea or milk and biscuits are provided daily
Fruits are given once every week
Special care is taken for patients who are unable to swallow solid food through food supplements such as Glucon -D, Complain and extra milk

Donation Option Break-up cost in INR
Monthly stipend 1600.00
Unit Price 1600
Quantity
Total 1600
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25-year-old Abdul Rehman, from Cooch Beha in West Bengal has just appeared for his BA exams when he was detected with T-ALL cancer. He belongs to a very poor family. The only source of income is his father a labourer, who earns around Rs.6000. After being informed that the estimated cost of treatment would be Rs. 6,00,000 for 6 months the family was distraught.
After the financial, emotional and vocational support, Abdul can cope better with his situation. He is continuing his treatment with hope of a cure. He is interested in learning new skills which keeps him going and makes him forget about cancer for a time.
ICS provided financial help for his chemotherapy and supportive care. ICS admitted him into the Rehab Centre in their printing press section. He is earning a daily stipend. He additionally gets monthly rations, free food, a rent allowance and general medicine reimbursement of Rs. 1000.

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