Foundation for Cancer Care in Tanzania

Phase II

ENHANCE PATIENT CARE (IN-PATIENT WARD & FAMILY CARE HOSTEL)

In Progress (2018 – 2020)

This is the current phase focused on building an in-patient ward to provide a designated facility with cancer-specific care, and a family care hostel to help encourage completion of treatment.

The hostel will offer shelter, support and hope for patients and families receiving cancer treatment at KCMC, eliminating barriers to care - including housing, bathroom and shower facilities. A shared kitchen, living area and children’s playground are part of the hostel plan.

  • Build 44 bed In-patient Ward
  • Build Hostel for patient & family use
  • Expand prevention
  • Expand awareness

IN-PATIENT WARD COST: $870,000

FAMILY CARE HOSTEL COST: $250,000