Cancer Support Team, Inc. (CST) founded August 2019 is a 501(c)3 approved non-profit corporation for educational information; charitable purposes; guidance, and support.

 

Mission Statement

Our mission is to empower, encourage, and inspire individuals impacted by cancer. 

 

Goal

Our goal is to offer support, loving compassion, and faith-filled encouragement. We assist survivors as they Manage the Facts (Diagnosis), Hold the Vision of Health, and Know the Truth.

Team Commitment

Our team has the heart to serve, a love for people, and a willingness to give of ourselves. We are compassionate, humble, and respectful of your privacy.

Purpose

Our purpose is to bring cancer support to disadvantaged communities.

Our services and programs emPOWERS individuals through Prayer, Outreach, Wigs, Education, Resources and Support.

 

With participation we help individuals feel more positive, cope with the effects of a diagnosis, connect with others, manage their emotions better, and survivorship,

 Services

  • Cancer Support Groups:  Host two monthly support groups ~ Survivor Support Group and a Caregiver Support Group. In a judgment free environment individual discuss their experiences with others living with cancer. We provide tools and techniques to promote health in mind, spirit and body.

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  • People Need Prayer PNP:  Devotional reading, inspirational and uplifting prayers.    

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  • Put the “T” in Talk: The one-on-one support help individuals adapt to a new way of living after a cancer diagnosis.  We discuss personal fears, health concerns and worries that may be too difficult to share with family and friends. ​

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Programs

  • Crowning Star: A free wig to women coping with the appearance-related effects of cancer. and alopecia. 

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  • ​Care Bear:  ​ A comfort bag for individuals battling cancer and/or their caregiver. Each comfort bag is filled with items that are practical, comforting, and encouraging.  

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Cancer Support Team, Inc. 

430 East 162nd Street #179,  South Holland, IL 60473

(708) 580-6456   ~   contactuscst@gmail.com