Vermont Cancer Action Center


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Vermont Statehouse

RSVP for Achieving Health Equity: A Conversation About Cancer Care in the Green Mountains

ACS CAN Vermont's inaugural policy forum Achieving Health Equity: A Conversation About Cancer Care in the Green Mountains will be held on Friday, November 13, 2020 from 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM. 

Latest Updates

May 24, 2019

ACS CAN praises Governor Scott for signing e-cigarette tax bill into law.

May 17, 2019

ACS CAN applauds Governor Phil Scott and the State Legislature for passing and signing into law two bills that will help save lives.

April 24, 2019

MONTPELIER - The Vermont House of Representatives today voted in support of S.86, commonly referred to as Tobacco 21, which would increase the statewide age of sale for tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, from 18 to 21. Jennifer Costa, Vermont director of government relations for the American Cancer Society Cancer Action

March 12, 2019

MONTPELIER, VT – Mar. 12, 2019 – Tim Kavanagh of South Burlington is a colorectal cancer survivor. He is now committed to ensuring that others have the resources they need to prevent, diagnose, and cure a colorectal cancer diagnosis, advocating with the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network (ACS CAN)

Vermont Events

November 13, 2020

CANCER HASN’T STOPPED. So neither have we. The COVID-19 pandemic has upended lives and the economy. But as this disease grips the nation, cancer is ever-present; 1 in 2 men and 1 in 3 women in the United States will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. Highlighted...

State Contacts

Jennifer Costa
Vermont Government Relations Director
Natalie Cullen Shurtleff
Grassroots Manager
Marc Kaplan
Senior Specialist, Division Media Advocacy

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