In the premises of the Tata Memorial Hospital located centrally in Mumbai, India, JASCAP has been maintaining a bookstall for the benefit of the cancer patients and their families since early 2001. At this bookstall, we distribute (sell at a very inexpensive price) Cancer related information booklets and factsheets in various Indian languages such as English, Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Bengali, Kannada and in Tamil.
No of books distributed as of October 2013 : 200,000 (app)
No. of Languages : Eight
On the last count, JASCAP bookstall has over 120 Cancer information booklets in English, over 70 Cancer information booklets in Hindi, over 50 Cancer information booklets in Marathi, over 25 Cancer information booklets and factsheets in Bengali, over 20 Cancer information booklets in Gujarati, over 19 Cancer information booklets in Kannada, over 3 Cancer information booklets in Malayalam and Tamil each. JASCAP bookstall also has information factsheets on various sub-categories of cancer in English, Hindi, Marathi, Kannada, Gujarati, Malyalam and Tamil.
The JASCAP bookstall is located at the entrance of the Annexe Building of Tata Memorial Hospital, Dr. Ernest Borges Marg, Parel, Mumbai – 400 012 . The hours of the operation of the bookstall are from Mon. to Fri. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. except Hospital holidays.