Comprehensive Cancer Control in Vermont

Comprehensive Cancer Control (CCC) is “an integrated and coordinated approach to reduce the incidence, morbidity, and mortality of cancer through prevention, early detection, treatment, rehabilitation and palliation.”

The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has provided funding for states, tribes and territories to create broad-based partnerships to develop strategic plans for cancer prevention and control within their jurisdictions.  Vermont formed its planning partnership in 2004 and published its second State Cancer Plan in December 2005.

Vermonters Taking Action Against Cancer  - (VTAAC)

VTAAC logoVTAAC is a collaborative statewide partnership of more than 180 cancer survivors, advocates, non-profit organizations, state programs, educators and healthcare professionals working together to reduce the impact of cancer among all Vermonters.

VTAAC members and the Health Department and VTAAC are implementing prioritiy activities based upon the State Cancer Plan to:

To read or download a copy of the State Cancer Plan, Summary, and latest Progress Reports, visit:

For more information contact:

Coordinator, Comprehensive Cancer Control
Vermont Department of Health
108 Cherry Street, PO Box 70
Burlington, VT 05401
(802) 951-4001

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