Patient services

The OnkoAktiv network provides support to oncologic patients in finding sports and physical therapy programs close to their homes. It accesses training and therapy institutions in the Rhine-Neckar metropolitan region and nationwide. The institutions quality-tested by OnkoAktiv can care for those affected professionally and according to the latest findings at all times during therapy. OnkoAktiv has almost 200 cooperating training and therapy institutions across Germany.

Initial contact for patients:

Coordination office
T: +49 6221 56-5918
8:00 to 16:00 (Mon-Thu)
Your contact person: Christine Boos

Outside normal consultation sessions please speak on the answering machine or write us an email to onkoaktiv@nct-heidelberg.de. We will be happy to get back to you

The OnkoAktiv offers for patients briefly explained:


  • Free Counseling on "physical activity, exercise and cancer"
  • Sports medical examinations as needed
  • Therapy phase-adapted, individual training recommendation
  • Referral to quality-tested training and therapy institutions close to home
  • Support of web-based physical training

Locations of the certified regional OnkoAktiv Centers

The locations of the regional OnkoAktiv centers, all the network's exercise programmes and the respective contact information can be found on the OnkoAktiv map (German). You are also welcome to use the respective institutions’ contact form directly.