National Cancer Survivors Day

On Sunday June 1, 2008 cancer survivors, their families and thousands of health professionals around the world will celebrate the 21st annual National Cancer Survivors Day. Communities throughout the United States, Australia, Canada and other participating countries will come together to celebrate and reflect on life after cancer.

The annual event began in 1987 and is one of the fastest growing annual cancer survivor events. It is organized by the non-profit National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation which supports hospitals, support groups, and cancer-related organizations and is normally held on the first Sunday in June. The event provides free guidance, cancer education and networking opportunities.

This year 12 countries and territories will celebrate the event including:

  • United States
  • Australia
  • Canada
  • Italy
  • India
  • Malaysia
  • Netherlands

If you would like more information or wish to locate an event in your area, contact the National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation at 615-794-3006 or visit

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