Helpful Links

There are many organizations that can help you better understand and cope with a cancer diagnosis. Here are a few.

 

General Cancer Resources

 

American Cancer Society

1-800-ACS-2345

www.cancer.org

 

American Society for Radiation Oncology

1-800-962-7876

www.astro.org

 

Cancer Hope Network

1-877-HOPENET

www.cancerhopenetwork.org

 

Cancer.net (American Society of Clinical Oncology)

1-888-651-3038

www.cancer.net

 

Fertile Hope

1-888-994-HOPE (4673)

www.fertilehope.org

 

Gilda's Club Worldwide

1-888-GILDA-4-U (445-3248)

www.gildasclub.org

 

Lance Armstrong Foundation

1-877-WEARYELLOW (932-7935)

www.livestrong.org

 

Mesothelioma Guide

1-800-590-6512

www.mesotheliomaguide.com

 

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

301-650-9127

www.canceradvocacy.org

 

National Lymphedema Network

1-800-541-3529

www.lymphnet.org

 

RadiologyInfo

1-800-381-6660

www.radiologyinfo.org

 

Vital Options International

1-800-477-7666

www.vitaloptions.org

 

Wellness Community

www.thewellnesscommunity.org

 

Bladder Cancer

 

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

1-888-901-BCAN

www.bcan.org

 

Breast Cancer

 

Breast Cancer Network of Strength

312-986-8338

http://www.networkofstrength.org

 

Imaginis: The Breast Cancer Resource

www.imaginis.com

 

Living Beyond Breast Cancer

1-888-753-LBBC (5222)

www.lbbc.org

 

Share

1-866-891-2392

www.sharecancersupport.org

 

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer

972-855-1600

www.komen.org

 

Wristband Express

www.wristbandexpress.com

 

Brain Tumors

 

Brain Tumor Foundation

212-265-2401

www.braintumorfoundation.org

 

Brain Tumor Society

1-800-770-TBTS

www.tbts.org

 

Childhood Cancers

 

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation

1-800-366-2223

www.candlelighters.org

 

Clinical Trials

 

Cancer and Leukemia Group B

www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

childrenandclinicalstudies

 

Children and Clinical Studies

www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

childrenandclinicalstudies

 

National Institutes of Health - Clinical Trials

www.clinicaltrials.gov

 

Radiation Therapy Oncology Group

www.nhlbi.nih.gov/

childrenandclinicalstudies

 

Southwest Oncology Group

www.swog.org

 

Colon and Rectal Cancer

 

Colon Cancer Alliance

1-877-422-2030

www.ccalliance.org

 

Colorectal Cancer Coalition (C3)

202-244-2906

www.fightcolorectalcancer.org

 

Stennis Family Foundation

1-866-965-2220

www.stennis.org

 

Financial Resources

 

Cancer Care

1-800-813-4673

www.cancercare.org

 

Healthwell Foundation

1-800-675-8416

www.healthwellfoundation.org

 

Patient Access Network Foundation

1-866-316-7263

www.patientaccessnetwork.org

 

Patient Advocate Foundation

1-800-532-5274

www.patientadvocate.org

 

Patient Services Incorporated

1-800-366-7741

www.uneedpsi.org

 

Head and Neck Cancer

 

Oral Cancer Foundation

949-646-8000

www.oralcancerfoundation.org

 

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

1-800-377-0328

www.spohnc.org

 

Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association

1-877-588-7904

www.thyca.org

 

Gynecologic Cancer

 

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

202-331-1332

www.ovariancancer.org

 

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition

1-888-OVARIAN

www.ovarian.org

 

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

212-268-1002

www.ocrf.org

 

Share

1-866-891-2392

www.sharecancersupport.org

 

Women's Cancer Network

312-578-1439

www.wcn.org

 

Lung Cancer

 

American Lung Association

1-800-LUNG-USA

www.lungusa.org

 

Lung Cancer Alliance

1-800-298-2436

www.lungcanceralliance.org

 

Lymphoma - Hodgkin's and Non-Hodgkin's

 

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

1-800-955-4572

www.lls.org

 

Lymphoma Research Foundation

1-800-500-9976

www.lymphoma.org

 

Mesothelioma

 

Pleural Mesothelioma Center

800-381-1772

www.pleuralmesothelioma.com

 

Mesothelioma Group

www.MesotheliomaGroup.com

 

Prostate Cancer

 

Malecare

212-844-8369

www.malecare.org

 

National Prostate Cancer Coalition

202-463-9455

www.pcacoalition.org

 

Prostate Cancer Foundation

1-800-757-CURE

www.prostatecancerfoundation.org

 

Us TOO! Prostate Cancer Education and Support

630-795-1002

www.ustoo.com

 

Skin Cancer

 

Melanoma Research Foundation

1-800-673-1290

www.melanoma.org