Mission Statement

Women Against Prostate Cancer (WAPC) is a national organization working to unite the voices and provide support for the millions of women affected by prostate cancer, and their families. WAPC advocates prostate cancer education, public awareness, screenings, legislation, and treatment options.

What is Prostate Cancer

Prostate cancer strikes 1 in 6 men and has a devastating effect on family and friends of the victim. Prostate cancer can almost always be treated and cured if caught early.
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What Women Can Do

Women can take the leadership role and win the fight for an increase in funding for prostate cancer research and screening, encourage regular screening among men, and change the way prostate cancer is viewed by policy makers and society.
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Happenings in 2008

View and Download the WAPC Brochure here

On December 5-6, 2008, WAPC hosted The Second Annual Gathering of Women Against Prostate Cancer. Click here to see photos from the event.

WAPC testifies at regional meetings for Healthy People 2020. Click here to learn more.

Also learn more about WAPC's media coverage. Click here to learn more.

For questions please email or call 202-580-5730.