Phone : 9446323211

About Pratyasha

‘Pratyasha’ (a Malayalam word, which means ‘Hope’) is a support group for children with cancer — a helping hand for families of children and young people with cancer. Under the aegis of Paediatric Oncology Division of the Regional Cancer Centre (RCC), Trivandrum, Kerala, a support group – ‘Pratyasha’ was formed in April 2003 to support the affected families during illness and its treatment regime and also afterwards.

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  • Why ‘Pratyasha’

    Because, every year more and more children are affected by cancer in our country The diagnosis and treatment of cancer in a child presents a considerable...

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  • How to Help

    Making your friends aware of ‘Pratyasha’ By becoming a member/associate member of the organisation Offering psycho-social help, medical or/and...

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  • Cancer in Children

    Cancer can be enormously devastating physically and emotionally to those battling the disease as well as to their families. Meticulous medication and prompt...

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  • Cancer A Crisis

    The diagnosis of cancer in a child is a family crisis. For many patients the diagnosis of a childhood cancer is perceived as a death sentence for the child....

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  • What it costs

    Approximately 40 per cent of malignancies reported are Leukemias and Lymphomas, which require aggressive chemotherapy and supportive care for few years. The...

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Contact Us

Pratyasha , P O Box No 2441 Medical College PO,
Trivandrum 695011
Kerala State, India.
Tel : 9446323211