Support Groups

National Cancer Institute Website
www.cancer.gov

National Cancer Institute - this site lists clinical research studies open around the country
www.cancer.gov/clinicaltrials

CancerCare - a national cancer-support group, has more than 45 oncology social workers that help patients research information on their particular type of cancer for no cost.
www.cancercare.org

Alliance for Lung Cancer Advocacy, Support, & Education (ALCASE)
800-298 2436
www.alcase.org

Centerwatch - lists clinical trials, clinical research and new drug therapies in research and approved by the Federal Drug Administration (FDA).
www.centerwatch.com

Colon Cancer Alliance 
877-422 2030
www.ccalliance.org

Colorectal Cancer Network
301-879 1500
www.colorectal-cancer.net

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
800-955 4572
www.leukemia.org

Kidney Cancer Association
800-850 9132
www.curekidneycancer.org

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship - run by cancer survivors, provides information and links to sites by cancer type.
877-622 7937
www.canceradvocacy.org

Association of Cancer Online Resources - more than 150 online chat groups where cancer patients offer help and suggestions to other members.
www.acor.org

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
202-331 1332
www.ovariancancer.org

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
877-272 6226
www.pancan.org

The Wellness Community
888-793 WELL
www.wellness-community.org

Us TOO, International
800-808 7866
http://www.ustoo.org

Vital Options International
818-788 5225
www.vitaloptions.org

Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization
800-221 2141
www.y-me.org

American Cancer Society
800-ACS 2345
www.cancer.org

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
703-299 0150
www.asco.org

National Comprehensive Cancer Network
888-909 6226
www.nccn.org

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
800-658 8898
www.nhpco.org

American Society of Clinical Oncology
People Living with Cancer
703-797 1914
www.plwc.org

Coalition of National Cancer Cooperative
877-520 4457
cancertrialshelp.com

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
www.canceradvocacy.org

OncoLink - Founded by the University of Pennsylvania cancer researcher, offers information on cancer treatments and research advances
www.oncolink.upenn.edu

The Lustgarten Foundation
www.lustgartenfoundation.org