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.

Kidney Cancer Association

Address:

PO Box 803338 #38269

Chicago, IL 60680-3338

Phone

1-800-850-9132

Description of services provided:

The Kidney Cancer Association is a membership organization comprised of patients, family members, and health professionals. The organization provides information about ongoing research into the treatment of the disease and advocates on behalf of patients with the government and insurance companies. Meetings are held in different parts of the country and there is an online chat room.

Last reviewed April 2016 by Mohei Abouzied, MD

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