The National Cancer Survivorship Resource Center's mission is to improve the quality of life of cancer survivors and caregivers and reduce death and disability due to cancer by focusing on the importance of improving functioning and helping survivors achieve optimal health and well-being.
The Survivorship Center achieves its mission by:
- Providing evidence-based information, resources, and support to cancer survivors, caregivers, friends, and family
- Improving the survivorship knowledge and skills of health care professionals, community-based and government organizations
- Recommending action to policy- and decision-makers