Directory of
Cancer Resources for
Advocacy and Support

  Outreach to the Underserved
 


Information Tools

General Sites

Common Cancer Types

Cancers A-Z

Childhood Cancers


Cancer Hotlines
American Cancer Society (24/7)
Spanish ~ 30 hours per week
1-800-227-2345

National Cancer Institute (CIS)
1-800-422-6237

R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation
1-800-433-0464


 
 
QUICK DRAW (Select Sites)
 
 
Finding a doctor
Cancer.gov
Cancer.net (database)
Low cost clinic finder
Resource outline
 
Finding healthcare services
Cancer.gov
 
Assistance getting medicine (please note “MEDICINES” section under “Logistics”)
Cancer.org
NeedyMeds
PPRX

 
Drug company programs for free or low-cost drugs
Cancer supportive care
PPRX (comprehensive searchable database – by drug or company name)
 
Financial
Cancer.org
CFAC

CFAC members
Cancercare
Participating patient assistance programs (database)
 
Second opinions
Cancer Supportive Care
 
Legal
CLRC
Patient Advocate
 
Discussion groups
ACOR (email)
ACS (online)
 
Medical
Symptoms
ACS

Treatment
Cancer.gov - cancer treatment summaries
Cancer.gov – types of treatment
Chemotherapy (OncoLink)
Cancer treatment decisions (Mayo Clinic)
Radiation therapy (OncoLink)

Side effects
Cancer.net

Complementary / alternative therapy
Medline Plus
 
Clinical Trials
About trials (Cancer.gov)
Find a trial (National Cancer Institute - search by locality)
 
Children
Cancer.gov
Cancer.gov - pediatric cancer treatment summaries
 
In Spanish
Cancer.gov
Cancer.net - cáncer tipos
Medline plus
Estudios clinicos
Financial aid resources (Cancer.gov)
 
Other
ACS - cancer statistics
The Median Isn’t The Message (Stephen Jay Gould)
 

     

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