Cancer care Ethiopia CCE





We are charity non-profit organization



We started giving services to patients in our first cancer home that was opened on 14th of November, 2009 in Addis Ababa. Residents of the center are people who have traveled hundreds of kilometers away from their home seeking treatment at the Black Lion hospital where the only cancer ward is available within the whole country. These patients don't have the means to take care of themselves in terms of accommodation, food and support during their stay in Addis. We give priorities to women and children.

Currently, our cancer home has a limited capacity of hosting up to 15 patients and some additional people who accompany them. We provide nutritious food, a comfortable place to rest and care, so that their body is prepared to accept the treatment and beat cancer. It has two full-time ... Read more



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Raising awareness of cancer and treatment possibilities
We give counselling services during our Saturday afternoon coffee sessions where we bring the patients and other visitors together to inform on cancer related issues with a focus on the treatment and handling. We also use Facebook and other media outlets to inform and to raise awareness.
Cancer Home In Addis Ababa
After legal registration of the organization both in Norway and in Ethiopia, the first cancer home in Addis Ababa got opened on 14th of November, 2009.
Providing shelter, care and support
We support poor cancer patients by providing shelter, care, nutritious food, and transport services to the hospital.

What Makes Us Different?

  • Cancer Care Ethiopia is the only organization of its kind that is providing shelter and care to cancer patients in Ethiopia free which is free of any charge.

Our Target

  • We target poor cancer patients.
  • We give priority to women and children cancer patients