American Cancer Society

Address:

250 Williams Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone:

1-800-227-2345

Internet Address:

http://www.cancer.org

Description of Services Provided:

The American Cancer Society provides educational information about all types of cancer, and news and research resources for patients, their families, and caregivers. Live chat via Internet is available to get information and support. The site also provides access to clinical trial information and treatment centers. Volunteer, donation, and fundraising information are also available.

National Cancer Institute

Address:

BG 9609 MSC 9760

9609 Medical Center Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892-9760

Phone:

1-800-422-6237

Internet Address:

http://www.cancer.gov

Description of Services Provided:

This site provides information on all types of cancer, including statistics, information on clinical trials, and research news.

CancerCare

Address:

275 Seventh Avenue, 22nd floor

New York, NY, 10001

Phone:

1-800-813-4673

Internet address:

http://www.cancercare.org

Description of services provided:

Cancer Care provides free professional help to people with all forms of cancer through counseling, education, information, referral, and direct financial assistance.

Last reviewed February 2016 by Michael Woods, MD

Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.