Alabama Cancer Action Center


Action Center


2020 Day at the Capitol

Join us on Tuesday, March 10th at the Alabama State Capitol as we come together, share our stories and talk with elected officials about making the fight against cancer a priority in our state.

Latest Updates

November 14, 2019

The struggle to find access to adequate health care was the subject of a new documentary, “On the Edge: Health Care in Alabama” , by the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) that premiered to a packed house in Birmingham’s Sidewalk Cinema last night.

September 20, 2019

T he American Cancer Society and American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network released a statement about Alabama’s Gov. Kay Ivey being diagnosed with lung cancer:

August 1, 2019

Alabama is falling short when it comes to implementing policies and passing legislation to prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer. According to the latest edition of How Do You Measure Up?: A Progress Report on State Legislative Activity to Reduce Cancer Incidence and Mortality.

July 10, 2019

ACS CAN launched a collection of digital stories today from individuals, families and health care professionals as part of its Medicaid Covers US project. The stories feature people directly impacted by Medicaid across several states including Alabama, as they work to take care of themselves, their families and their communities.

State Contacts

Ginny Campbell
AL Government Relations Director
Montgomery, AL
Denise Billings
Senior Specialist, Media Advocacy

Share Your Story

Do you have a personal story about how cancer has impacted you or someone you love? Real stories are how ACS CAN ensures that no one becomes a statistic.