Welcome to the 5C

The Calhoun County Cancer Control Coalition (5C) is a group of individuals working together to reduce the cancer burden in Calhoun County through community collaboration.

The Priority Areas of the 5C are Tobacco/Lung Cancer Prevention, HPV, Colorectal Cancer, and Breast Cancer.

Support the 5C by Making a Contribution.

  Get Involved!

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The 5C uses volunteers to help with a variety of activities. Visit our Volunteer page to learn more.

If you have any questions about the Cancer Control Coalition, please visit the Contact Us page on this site.


The 5C meets on the first Wednesday of the month at 5:30 pm in the Bronson Battle Creek Cancer Center Conference Room. Meetings are postponed for the rest of the year and are expected to resume Feb 2021.

  Did You Know?

Be sure to also visit our Did You Know page for additional tidbits of information, notes on the progress of initiatives, and just useful facts.

Smoking and COVID-19

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Did you know that quitting smoking could increase your chances of beating COVID-19? Read more …

Follow the link to download a PDF of an article from the CNN website posted April 4, 2020
Cancer in America
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Although cancer takes many forms, there are four that claim the lives of over a quarter of a million Americans every year: breast, prostate, lung, and colon/rectum. Read more …

Cancer Prevention

Human papillomavirus (HPV) and cancer: Prevention with the HPV vaccine. Read more …