The Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership
The Comprehensive Cancer Control National Partnership (CCCNP) is a group of 19 national organizations including CDC whose purpose is to support comprehensive cancer control (CCC) coalitions in the states, tribes, territories, and U.S. Pacific Island Jurisdictions.
CCCNP members include—
- American Cancer Society
- American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
- American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer
- Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
- Cancer Support Community
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- George Washington Cancer Institute
- Health Resources and Services Administration
- Intercultural Cancer Council
- Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
- National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
- National Association of County and City Health Officials
- National Cancer Institute
- National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
- North American Association of Central Cancer Registries
- Susan G. Komen
- Truth Initiative
The CCCNP is actively working on two strategic goals:
- Facilitate and provide support to CCC coalitions, and
- Coordinate national CCC efforts.
In addition, the CCCNP has prioritized the following focus areas:
- Increase human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination uptake.
- Increase colorectal cancer screening to 80% by 2018.
- Increase availability of tobacco cessation services for cancer survivors.
- Sponsors multiple training series for cancer control coalitions that offer opportunities to learn, share, and expand CCC efforts.
- Provides a number of technical assistance visits to cancer coalitions across the country.
- Maintains Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T., a Web site that provides tools for CCC planners, including state cancer profiles and links to all CCC plans.
- Organizes and shares invaluable resources developed by its various member organizations.