Cancer Information Service
Phone: (800) 4-CANCER or (800) 422-6237
National Health Information Center
Phone: (800) 336-4797
Web: http://www.cancer.gov/newscenter or http://cancernet.nci.nih.gov
Blood & Marrow Transplant Newsletter
Phone: (847) 831-1913
Fax: (847) 831-1943
19985 Spruce Ave. Highland Park, IL 60035
Cancer Support Community
1050 17th Street, NW Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (888) 793-9355
Phone: (310) 203-9232
11636 Chayote St Los Angeles, California 90049
Corporate Angel Network
Phone: (914) 328-1313
Westchester Co. Airport 1 Loop Rd. White Plains, NY 10604
Provides free plane transportation for cancer patients going to/from recognized cancer treatment centers by using empty seats aboard corporate aircraft operating on business flights. There are no financial requirements or limits on the number of trips.
National Childhood Cancer Foundation
Phone: (800) 458-6223
Fax: (626) 447-6359
440 E. Huntinton Drive Arcadia, CA 91066-6012
Supports the clinical and laboratory research conducted by an international consortium of over 2,500 medical researchers and specialist in North America and Australia. This network is the Children's cancer Group.
American Childhoood Cancer Organization
Phone: (855) 858-2226
P.O. Box 498
Kensington, MD 20895-0498
A grassroots, national organizations dedicated to improving the lives of children and adolescents with cancer and their families.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Phone: (800) 650-9127
1010 Wayne Ave. Suite 505 Silver Spring MD 20910
An organization to raise awareness of cancer survivors through education and publications.
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Phone:1 (877) 465-6636
5005 LBJ Freeway Suite 370 Dallas, TX 75244
Works through chapters and race for the cure events, fund national breast cancer research. Helpline also provides information to callers with cancer concerns.
Cancer Treatment Consultants.com
CTC's mission is to assist patients and families in accessing current information to ensure high quality treatment and access to newest cancer drugs/treatment strategies through the clinical trial process.
US TOO International
Phone: (800) 808-7886
930 North York Road, Suite 50 Hindsdale, IL 60521
Provides prostate cancer survivors with emotional and educational support.
Phone: (800) 813-HOPE
1180 Avenue of the Americas New York, NY 10036
Provides free professional counseling, support groups and information on how to cope with cancer.
Phone: (800) 221-2141
212 W. Van Buren 5th Floor Chicago, IL 60657
Hotline with counseling, educational and self help meetings for breast cancer patients, their family and friends. Also provides a Y-ME Men's Support Line.
National Brain Tumor Society
Phone: (617) 924-9997
55 Chapel Street
Newton, MA 02458
Raises fund for brain tumor research. Also provides information about treatment, local conferences, support group listing and a national newsletters.