Alabama Cancer Action Center


Action Center

Alabama 2022 Volunteer Training

Join us for an ACS CAN Volunteer Training on August 6th, 2022 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm at the American Cancer Society office building (1100 Ireland Way, Birmingham, AL 35205)

Latest Updates

February 4, 2022

MONTGOMERY, AL – February 4, 2022 – An event held late Thursday by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) and U.S. Rep. Terri Sewell (D-AL) highlighted the promise of new blood-based cancer screening technologies that have the potential to dramatically increase early-stage diagnosis for a wide

November 2, 2021

MONTGOMERY, AL – November 2, 2021 – Today, the Senate is expected to consider legislation that would undermine vaccine requirements by entities in the state after the bill was passed by the Senate General Fund Committee late yesterday. Since the start of the special session, 12 bills such bills

October 8, 2021

MONTGOMERY, AL September 29, 2021 – Nearly 700 cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones from all 50 states and nearly every congressional district dialed into calls and logged onto virtual meetings this week to ask members of Congress to make the fight against cancer a national

June 10, 2021

MONTOMGERY, AL – MAY 20, 2021 – A new study from the American Cancer Society released by the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) shows the lifesaving impact increasing access t o Medicaid has on cancer survivorship. The study finds that patients with cancer living

State Contacts

Julie Vojtech
Government Relations Director
Sarah Borah
Grassroots Manager
Taylor Hall
Media Advocacy Manager

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