patient resources

American Cancer Society
Dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering through research, education, advocacy, and service

Association of Cancer Online Resources (ACOR)
A unique collection of online communities designed to provide timely and accurate information in a supportive environment for everyone affected by cancer

Breakaway From Cancer
Aims to raise awareness of the comprehensive array of resources available to cancer patients—from prevention to education and support to financial assistance and survivorship

Cancer Compass
Empowering cancer patients to make informed decisions

Cancer Connect
A social network for people with cancer and those who care about them that is dedicated to providing up-to-date information on the treatment and prevention of cancer for patients and professionals

Cancer Support Community
A merging of The Wellness Community and Gilda’s Club Worldwide; provides free emotional support, education and hope for people with cancer and their loved ones.

Daily Strength
Free and anonymous online community where patients may talk to friendly people facing the same challenges

Heart of Gold Wigs
Wigs, headwear, advice, and information for women with medically related hair loss.

International Cancer Alliance for Research and Education
Supports cutting edge cancer research and provides high-quality, focused, user-friendly, cancer information to each patient as well as their physicians on an on-going and personalized basis

On Top of Cancer
Cancer treatment, support guide by doctors, survivors, researchers, and caregivers

Prevent Cancer Foundation
Advocates and supports the prevention and early detection of cancer through research, education, and community outreach to all populations, including children and the underserved.