GJKFOUNDATION

Introduction

The Foundation’s Patient Guidance Coordinators provides patients with critical services so they can access the resources they need while undergoing treatment. The goal is to increase patient survivorship by decreasing treatment abandonment rates.

Program Cycle

Our Services

Directing Patients to Hospital Related Resources

Decreasing patient stress regarding hospital logistics by helping patients find and access hospital related resources such as departments, Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs), food, and clothing.

Documentation Assistance

Filling out forms for low-literacy patients so they can get treatment, accommodations, and/or financial help.

Financial Aid & Guidance

Providing financial assistance to patients through our partner organizations and guiding patients about financial resources.

Accommodation Aid & Guidance

Providing free accommodation to patients through our partner organizations and guiding patients about accommodation resources.

Cancer Education

Educating patients about cancer, chemotherapy, infection control, radiation, diet, and treatment procedures to increase treatment compliance and survivorship.

Patient Advocates

Identifying patients that require emergency medical attention and communicating with doctors to prioritize patients' medical attention and provide required supportive assistance.

Individual Support Sessions

Empathizing and motivating patients to sustain treatment and utilize available resources.

Increasing the pool of platelets required for cancer patients by working with our partner organizations to recruit and obtain platelet donors.

Group Patient Information Sessions

Organizing group patient information sessions to help educate and support patients.

Data

Cancer Patients Served

3,81,443

Male and Female Distribution

Male 57% and Female 43%

Top 3 services provided

Cancer Education 37%
Directing Patients to Hospital Related Resources 23%
Financial Guidance 13%

Financial Aid

Financial Aid 376

Accommodation Aid

Accommodation Aid 6,945

Platelet Donations

Voluntary Donations 99%
Replacement Donations 1%

Ration and Nutrition Kits

Ration and Nutrition Kits 1,553

Contact Us
  • Official Address

    7A, Barodawala Mansion, 81, Dr. Annie Besant Road, Worli, Mumbai 400018

  • Email Us

    contact@gjkapoor.org

  • Call Us

    +91-22 3513 6660

    +91-22 2490 0330