- To represent and to advocate for CAYA cancer survivors and their families and to ensure that their voice and their lived experience is central to establishing a long term survivor support service in Ireland
- To provide mutual support, advocacy and referral as appropriate in helping to deal with challenges that can arise post treatment.
- To cooperate through CanCare4Living‘s Advisory Group, with medical, nursing and psychology specialists, and with the Irish Cancer Society and the National Cancer Control Programme to establish a long term survivor support service in Ireland.
CanCare4Living strives to keep abreast of research and best practice in Survivorship Care and to cooperate with Irish and international research and initiatives where appropriate and practical. We are open and inclusive, and willingly collaborate with other groups and organisations which address similar problems and goals.