Reach to Recovery International

Join RRI

Any individual interested in breast cancer supportive care, advocacy, or patient navigation is welcome to subscribe to RRI’S mailing list free of charge. By subscribing to RRI’s mailing list, individuals gain access to the latest conference news and twice-yearly editions of our e-newsletter, Bloom.

Organisations that work in their own countries or communities to improve the quality of life of individuals affected by breast cancer, including families, through peer support, advocacy, and patient navigation may apply to become RRI Member Organisations.

RRI full membership for programmes, groups, and organisations

Reach to Recovery International and its affiliates seek to improve the quality of life of women with breast cancer and their families by nurturing volunteer peer support and promoting other services to meet their needs, such as advocacy and consumer involvement in research.

Programmes, groups, and organisations working to improve the quality of lives of those affected by breast cancer are eligible to join Reach to Recovery International as an RRI Member Organisation.

Benefits for Member Organisations include:

  • Inclusion in RRI’s global network of affiliates;
  • Use of the RRI Member logo (upon request and at RRI's discretion);
  • A listing of your organisation’s name and Member Organization status on the RRI website;
  • Inclusion of you organisation’s logo and and web link on RRI’s website (upon request and a RRI's discretion);
  • A certificate of recognition;
  • A letter of support for your special occasions from the RRI President (upon request and at RRI's discretion);
  • Receipt of RRI’s e-newsletter as well as periodic updates on important conferences and other events throughout the international breast cancer community.

Organisations that currently hold full memberships and have requested recognition on the RRI website:

  • American Cancer Society, USA
  • Borstkanker Vlaanderen, Belgium
  • BreaCan, Australia
  • Breakthrough Cancer Trust, Zambia
  • Breast Cancer Now, UK
  • Breast Cancer Foundation, Singapore
  • Breast Cancer Support, Inc, New Zealand
  • Breast Cancer Welfare Association, Malaysia
  • Bricon Foundation, Nigeria
  • Cancer Association, Zimbabwe
  • Chinese Cancer Rehabilitation Society, People's Republic of China
  • Choices Cancer Support Centre, Australia
  • Europa Donna, Cyprus
  • Europa Donna, Ukraine
  • Global Chinese Breast Cancer Organisation Alliance, Hong Kong
  • Hong Kong Breast Cancer Foundation
  • Indonesia Breast Cancer Foundation
  • Link to Life, Mauritius
  • Movimento Vencer e Viver, Portugal
  • National Cancer Society, Malaysia
  • Norwegian Breast Cancer Foundation
  • Patient's Friends Society, Jerusalem
  • Sarawak Breast Cancer Support Group, Malaysia
  • Swaziland Breast and Cervical Cancer Network
  • Reach for Recovery Kenya
  • Reach for Recovery South Africa
  • Reach to Recovery Surabaya, Indonesia
  • Tanzania Breast Cancer Foundation

Apply to be an RRI Member Organisation:

Apply now to become an RRI Member Organisation and be part of a growing and respected global network of RRI affiliates. Simply follow the steps below.

Download, read, and commit to adopt, adhere to and promote RRI’s most current Guiding Principles and Membership Code of Conduct.

RRI’s Guiding Principles and Membership Code of Conduct.

Download, complete, and submit an RRI Membership Application form to 

RRI Membership Application Form

About RRI Member Organisations

RRI Member Organisations have accepted the RRI Guiding Principles and Membership Code of Conduct, and are committed to improving the lives of those affected by breast cancer and their families.

Reach to Recovery International does not provide direct training, review, or oversight of Member Organisations and is not responsible for the actions of individual member groups.

Any Member Organisation found to be operating not in accordance with the RRI Guiding Principles and Membership Code of Conduct is subject to losing its membership.

If an RRI member group is not acting in accordance with the principles and guidelines of RRI, please contact us as soon as possible at

Reach to Recovery Member Organisations are required to update their contact information whenever it is changed and to inform RRI immediately if for any reason they cease to comply with the RRI Guiding Principles and Membership Code of Conduct as posted on this website.