Danish Cancer Society (

Strandboulevarden 49
DK-2100 ø Copenhagen, Denmark
Tel:+45 35 25 75 00/Fax:+45 35 25 77 01

Aims and Main Fields of Activity
The aims of the society are:

  • to prevent the development of cancer
  • to improve patients’ chances of successful recovery
  • to limit the physical, psychological and social side-effects of cancer

The main activities are within

  • research
  • patient support
  • prevention

The DCS’s main activities are within cancer research, patient support and preventive activities. From its headquarters in Copenhagen, DCS supports almost many local units located across the country. The DCS also supports a number of research centers and a wide range of volunteer temporary workers traveling to many different locations promoting the work of the DCS.


 The Association of European Cancer Leagues implements activities which receive financial support from the European Commission under an Operating Grant from the European Union's Health Programme (2014-2020). The views expressed on our website and reports do not necessarily reflect the official views of the EU institutions.
EU flag and co-funded by health programme LOGO  




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