Task Force Mission
The Colorectal Cancer Task Force is the only statewide group in Colorado that allows peer-to-peer engagement, learning and collective action to support colorectal cancer initiatives, throughout the continuum of care.
Colorectal Cancer Task Force Successes
Partnering to Prevent Colorectal Cancer
Thank you to the Colorectal Cancer Task Force, American Cancer Society, Catch It In Time, and Surgery Center Fort Collins for hosting a free colorectal cancer screening day for uninsured patients.
Presented to the Colorado Business Group on Health in February 2017 to provide employers with tools and resources for employers who decide to take action to promote 80% screening by 2018.
Hosted a Candlelight Vigil in Denver in March 2017 to honor the progress made towards reducing the burden of colorectal cancer and to recognize all those touched by this devastating disease.
Task Force Action Plan
March is Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month
CRC Awareness Month Resources 2017 – Support Groups and resources
Member organizationsColorado Cancer Coalition
- American Cancer Society
- Centura Hospitals
- Colon Cancer Alliance
- Colorado Colorectal Screening Program
- Colorado Community Health Network
- Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment
- Exact Sciences
- Fight CRC
- UCHealth Family Medicine
- University of Colorado Cancer Center
This Task Force meets on the second Thursday of each month at 7:30 AM. Sign up for updates using the button below, or contact the co-Chairs.