Survivorship Resources

Cancer Internet Resources

American Cancer Society
Many services and resources offered for survivors/loved ones. Cancer Resource Line: 1800.ACS.2345   

CancerCare
CancerCare is a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.

CaringBridge
Non-profit organization that provides private websites for people experiencing health crisis' to connect with family and friends.   

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Oncologist-approved cancer information by ASCO (American Society of Clinical Oncology).  Comprehensive guides to 120+ types of cancer and related syndromes, advocacy, and podcasts.

Hopewell Cancer Support Center
Baltimore-area Patient/Young Adult/Family Support programs including support groups, activities, and yoga. All free services.

Integrative Health Centers
Local Center providing services such as: Acupuncture, Integrative Medicine Consults, Massage Therapy, Mind/Body Programs, and Nutritional Consultations, and Classes & Workshops

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society 
Information on all blood cancers, including multiple myeloma.  Referrals, support, educational programs found through local chapters at 410-527-0220.

Mesothelioma Causes
Information on mesothelioma, lung, and other asbestos-associated cancers.


National Cancer Institute
Accurate, up-to-date information on cancer treatment

OncoLink
Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania. Develop your own survivorship care plan.

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
PanCAN: Public and professional education embracing the urgent need for more research, effective treatments, prevention programs and early detection methods

Susan G. Komen For The Cure Breast Cancer Foundation 

Susan G. Komen For The Cure Maryland Affiliate

Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
Support, Advocacy and Information for young adults with any cancer type

Women's Cancer Network
Addresses gynecological and other female cancers

Young Survival Coalition 
Support and information for women with breast cancer under 40 years of age

 

 

 

Cancer Risk Tools:

http://understandingrisk.cancer.gov    

http://www.cancer.gov/colorectalcancerrisk/

http://www.cancer.gov/bcrisktool/

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