Delaware Cancer Action Center


Action Center

de debates

Attend the DE Debates

Curious how you can be a part of the 2018 election in DE? Join us for the Delaware Debates!


Latest Updates

September 4, 2018

State Appropriations : On June 30 th , Governor Carney signed a $4.27 billion budget for FY 2019. The budget included pay raises for state workers, increased special education funding, and $46 million in deferred spending for next year’s operating budget. The state ended the year with a small

August 9, 2018

Delaware Making Progress on Cancer-Fighting Public Policies Must Do Better Addressing Pain and Opioid Issues DOVER, DE – August 9, 2018 – Delaware has mixed grades when it comes to implementing policies and passing legislation to prevent and reduce suffering and death from cancer. According

March 30, 2018

Don’t weaken health insurance marketplaces I am a cancer survivor, and my health coverage is my lifeline. Access to timely treatment, affordable medications and regular screenings and doctor visits are essential and the reason I am alive today. Breaks in coverage could mean delayed care and dire consequences for

Delaware Events

November 1, 2018
Philadelphia, PA

On November 1, the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN) will host a forum at the headquarters of Independence Blue Cross in Philadelphia, PA. This event will highlight progress in palliative care for cancer patients including pain management. The event will include key stakeholders in Delaware, New Jersey...

State Contacts

Jeanne Chiquoine
Delaware Government Relations Director
Marc Kaplan
Senior Specialist, Division Media Advocacy
Albany, NY

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.