Sweden | Started in 2012
Director: Inga-Lill Lelllky
Cancer Friends a free mediation service that is open for relatives aged 13 years and above. Cancer Friends will act as ties between relatives with cancer, health care and employers.
Cancer Friend insights and knowledge will be used for educational purposes, for statistics, debate and to raise awareness through public opinion. Furthermore to create knowledge to improve the situation of families of cancer victims.
Cancer Friends will reduce costs to society. This partly by strengthening emergency support to relatives with cancer and through the prevention of serious diseases such as relatives with cancer are at increased risk for the longer term.
Has women or girls as primary clients/target population: NO
Meets Project Definition of a Women-Led Social Enterprise (Social Mission, Woman Leadership, Portion made in market, portion of profit/surplus reinvested): YES