We’re raising funds for research into ovarian cancer, its causes and treatments.
Raising Standards of Care
We’re raising standards to help improve patient care in the area of ovarian cancer.
Our aim is to spread the word about ovarian cancer and heighten people’s awareness of this deadly disease.
Welcome to the Emer Casey Foundation website, one of Ireland’s leading charities in the area of ovarian cancer.
The Foundation‘s goals are:
- Raising Funds – to fund research into ovarian cancer, its causes and treatments as well as possible screening
- Raising Standards – to help improve patient care in the area
- Raising Awareness – to spread the word about and heighten people’s awareness of this deadly disease
The Emer Casey Foundation was set up in 2006 following the death, at a young age, of Emer Casey from Youghal Co. Cork from ovarian cancer. You can read more about the background and inspiration for our work in the About the Foundation section.
The ethos of the Foundation is one of volunteerism and inclusion and a belief that each step in this area, big or small, saves lives. Read more about our work so far and our valued partnerships and governance structure.
By visiting this site you have helped us in fulfilling our mission. Thank you for your interest.
Emer Casey was born on the 6th of June 1978. The youngest of five girls, Emer was a ray of sunshine from the moment she was born …Read more