Comprehensive cancer control programs are working in communities across the nation to promote healthy lifestyles, support recommended cancer screenings, educate people about cancer symptoms, increase access to quality cancer care, and enhance cancer survivors’ quality of life. These stories illustrate the strength of comprehensive cancer control and highlight some of the extraordinary work NCCCP-funded programs have done in collaboration with their community partners. We hope they inspire readers and spark new ideas to continue the mission of the National Comprehensive Cancer Control Program.
Latest Success Stories*
Completing Streets to Impact Cancer in Indiana
Health Grants Address Body and Soul in Iowa’s African-American Community
Pool Cool: Skin Cancer Meets Its Match
Coalitions Combine Forces for Cleaner Air in New Orleans
Maine Takes a Closer Look at Lung Cancer Screening to Prevent Cancer Deaths
School HPV Immunization Clinics Increase Vaccination Rates in North Dakota.
Successful Partnership Increases South Dakota HPV Vaccination Rates
Families Find Survivorship Support at Camp Courage Wyoming
*Success stories are written by state public health officials and produced in collaboration with CDC using the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion’s Success Stories tool.