· In 2020 Michigan will have a estimated 61,000 new cancer cases with an estimated 21,000 deaths. Many cancer patients and their families living in rural areas face the difficulties of long distance travel to get the care and healing they need. The fight against cancer is a difficult and uncertain battle, it puts families and individuals under a great amount of financial and emotional stress. The mire of health insurance, the difficulties of care and sustainment, and the weight of financial strain are all things that cancer patients and their families face.
· Our mission is to build rent free housing in the form of 1-4 bedroom condos between Spectrum Health and Munson Health territories as well and purchase individual housing and land. This will allow us to provide a safe and hopeful haven for those battling stage 3 and 4 cancer. We will also have conference rooms for financial and mental counseling, a gym for physical therapy and recreation, an outdoor recreational facilities for the families and patients to use, we will aid patients with understanding or obtaining insurance, and transportation as needed. All of this will be cost free for the patients and their families, they will be able to stay until they go into remission.