National Cancer Organizations

A sampling …

 

American Cancer Society (ACS) 1-800-227-2345
www.cancer.org
The American Cancer Society provides access to information and assistance with referrals to community support services. This service is available in English and Spanish, 365 days, 24 hours a day.

 

The Anderson Network 1-800-345-6324 The Anderson Network will connect you with an Anderson Network member with the same diagnosis and treatment. Sharing the experience by phone with someone who has walked the same journey helps you know you are not alone.

 

Cancer Care, Inc.
1180 Avenue of the Americas
New York, NY 10036

 

1-800-813-4673
www.cancercare.org
Professional one-to-one counseling, educational programs, and teleconferences on multiple cancer-related topics.
Cancer Hope Network 1-877-467-3638
www.cancerhopenetwork.org
This network includes telephone support by matching cancer patients and/or family with trained volunteers who have themselves undergone and recovered from a similar cancer experience.

 

Livestrong www.livestrong.org

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 1-800-955-4572
www.leukemia-lymphoma.org
The national Leukemia & Lymphoma Society offers the most comprehensive array of services to patients and families touched by blood-related cancers. A diagnosis of leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin’s lymphoma, myeloma or other blood-related cancer brings many daily challenges. The Society is committed to providing support and guidance to patients and the health professionals who care for them.
National Cancer Institute 1-800-4-CANCER
(1-800-422-6237)
www.cancernet.nci.nih.gov
The Cancer Information Service operates a toll-free telephone service that provides the most recent scientific information to callers in understandable language in both English and Spanish, and shares resources on cancer programs and services in communities across the country.