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Posted On: 16 October 2018 09:34 am
Updated On: 12 November 2020 02:19 pm

Qatar Cancer Society launches voluntary programme

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Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) has launched its first voluntary programme with an initial registration of 70 volunteers. The voluntary porgramme includes two segments namely ‘Together for Them’ and ‘Preparation’.

The programme aims to spread the culture of volunteerism and training volunteers to provide humanitarian work professionally. Through the programme volunteers will support to spread awareness about different types of cancer prevention and importance of early detection, said Mariam Al Noaimi, General Manager, QCS.

The volunteers will also support and advocate for people living with cancer.

‘Together for Them’ segment of the programme aims at recruiting community members from the age of 20 years and above. They will be trained to promote community awareness about the importance of adopting a healthy lifestyle, cancer related knowledge and how to support people living with the disease.

The segment ‘Preparation’ aims at involving high school students to increase awareness among the community.

Source: https://www.thepeninsulaqatar....


You are invited to be involveed in the volunteerism programs organized by Qatar Cancer Society (QCS). Registration for volunteers is opened now to contribute in achieving QCS mission to serve individuals living with cancer and their families.

Volunteering at Qatar Cancer society (QCS) is a very important humanitarian initiative that support its charitable work and benefit community in Qatar in accordance with basic principles that the volunteer commits to serve the mission and vision of the QCS. Therefore, the implementation of this program aims to:

  • Spreading cultural awareness in community about cancer, risk factors, prevention methods and the importance of early detection.
  • Raising community awareness about the importance of supporting individuals living with cancer.
  • Integrate individuals living with cancer into community to alleviate the common fear and anxiety about the disease and change the misconceptions about it.
  • Discovering volunteer’s talents and enhancing their skills to benefit the community, which help volunteer to feel satisfied and happy.

To be a volunteer with Qatar Cancer Society (QCS), follow the link below for registration: