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CANE UK, 36 Brent House, 214, Kenton Road, Harrow, HA3 8BT
United Kingdom

Charity No:1044299


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Despite the current unsettled local situation we are caring for an average of fifteen in patients at the CANE Jaffna Hospice on a given day.

Dr N. Kanagaratnam, our past President of CANE Jaffna Hospice passed away in May 2008. We mourn her loss. Our sympathies go out to her family and friends.

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About CANE

Cancer is one of the most feared diseases in the world, a patient with cancer undergoes enormous psychological and physical trauma wherever they live, whether in a developed or developing country. But, the cancer suffering in the war torn area of North and East - Sri Lanka is of an unimaginable magnitude.

CANE Cancer Aid for North and East - Sri Lanka, is an organisation founded in the UK in 1993 became a UK registered charity in 1995. Our aim is to provide medical, financial and other assistance to cancer patients. Funds are collected through monthly subscriptions from members, voluntary contributions from well wishers, till collections and through fund-raising events.

CANE BoardThe association has, with the generous assistance of the people, collected and distributed over £40,000, to date, sponsoring treatment and continuing care for the most needy cancer patients from North East in Sri Lanka. Relevant accounts and details of beneficiaries can be made available on request.

We appeal to you to contribute generously to this worthy cause, to alleviate the hardship of these patients.

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CANE UK Committee members

Dr(Mrs) K.Arunasalam (Chairman)
Dr P.Thayalasekaran (Vice Chairman)
Mr Giri Wijeyasingham (Secretary)
Mr M.Sriragavan (Treasurer)
Mr Balendran (Asst Treassurer)
Dr(Mrs)S.Nithianandan(Social Secretary)
Dr J.Namasivayam (Advisor)
Mr M.Thangarajah
Mr K.Tharmakulasingam
Mrs S.Thayalasekaran
Mr V.Sivasundaram
Dr P.Nithianandan
Dr D.Sivapathasuntharam

CANE Jaffna Hospice Board of Management
Dr N.Sivarajah (Chairman)
Dr S.Nachchinarkiniyan(Secretary)
Mr M.Thiagarajah (Treasurer)
Dr C.Rajasooriyar
Dr T.Peranandarajah
Mr A. Aru Thirumurugan
Dr R.Surenthirakumaran

UK Registered Charity No: 1044299
A company limited by guarantee and Registered in England & Wales. Reg No: 2871824