Cancer Support Resources
You are not alone. A diagnosis of cancer is stressful. Become more informed and learn the skills to help you regain control and maintain hope.
American Cancer Society (ACS)
1599 Clifton road, NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Cancer Care, Inc.
Provides patients with online access to social workers who answer questions and provide guidance, educational materials, telephone support groups and direct support to people in New York, New jersey and Connecticut.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
31 Center Drive, MSC 2580
Bethesda, MD 20892
For information about clinical trials go to http://www.cancer.gov/clinicaltrials.
Cancer Hope Network
Provides free and confidential one-on-one support to cancer patients and their families by matching them with trained volunteers who have recovered from cancer.
Cancer Screening Tests
5 Ways Service Dogs Help People with Cancer
Coping: Feelings and Cancer
Cancer Staging Guide
Cancer Support Community
This site offers information about cancer treatments, medical insurance coverage or emotional support resources.
Law Office of Anna Costa
American Lung Association
New York, NY 10019
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
This is a non-profit organization that funds research, provides education and support for patients and their families, and by advocating for federal funding of mesothelioma research.
National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute (NHLBI)http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov
6701 Rochledge Drive
Bethesda, MD 20824
This site is a source for health information. It has articles and advice on a wide range of topics including cancer.
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
This site provides information of the health hazards of asbestos and recommendations for preventing occupational exposure to asbestos.
Mail Stop C-18
4676 Columbia Parkway
Cincinnati, OH 45226