American Cancer Society
Cancer information, General Resources & Insurance/Financial Assistance
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
General & Online Resources, Programs & Publications, Events, Policy & Advocacy
Phone: 1-877-NCCS-YES (622-7937)
Lung Cancer Alliance
Overview of Lung Cancer Information/Treatment, Support, Events, & Research
Resources for Patients & Survivors, Caregivers & Loved Ones, Patient Support, Counseling via phone up to 6, 30 min. free short-term sessions, Financial Assistance, Co-Payment Assistance
Cancer Hope Network
Matched cancer patients or family members with trained volunteer cancer survivors who themselves have undergone and recovered from a similar cancer experience. Patient Support, stories of hope (online)
ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Breast Cancer information hotline. Offers peer-peer mentor support by matching patients with survivors and caregivers with other caregivers. Information online on how to receive a mentor
Cancer Information Service
A federally funded program that is an essential part of the National Cancer Institute’s cancer education and information efforts. Live Chat is available M-F 8am-11pm EST.
Phone: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237) M-F 8am-8pm EST
A non-profit organization that provides immediate, confidential assistance for people in emotional distress and in need of help.
Phone: 1-866-4CRISIS (427-4747) or 206-461-3222
Formerly Gilda’s Club, Cancer Pathways offers programs of education, support, and community options for men, women, teens and children living with cancer along with their families and friends. Programs are offered in Seattle and throughout the State with collaborating partners in varied locations such as hospitals, community centers and schools.
Website: http://www. http://cancerpathways.org
Consumer Safety Guide
We’re here to help you and your loved ones get the answers you need about consumer and medical products. We want to educate the public and ensure consumers are informed about defective medical products, dangerous drugs, and high-risk consumer products.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
The world’s largest voluntary health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.