AIM at Melanoma

916-706-0599
Advocacy
Medical Information
Patient Education
Research
Legislation
Prevention/Detection
Referrals

American Brain Tumor Association

800-886-2282
Support for people living with cancer and their families and friends
Patient Education
Peer Matching
Referrals

American Cancer Society

800-227-2345
Children’s Services
Culturally Specific Resources 
Financial Assistance
Housing Assistance
Medical Information
Patient Education
Peer Matching
Prevention/Detection
Referrals
Transportation Assistance
Support Groups
Survivorship

American Childhood Cancer Organization

Advocacy
Support Groups
Patient Education 
Referrals 
Medical Information

American Council on Life Insurers

877-674-4659
Offers financial assistance to its member organizations

American Dietetic Association

Offers scientifically-based health and nutrition information

American Hospice Foundation

800-347-1413
Advocacy
Education and training for healthcare professionals

American Lung Association

800-586-4872
Advocacy
Culturally Specific Resources
Patient Education
Prevention/Detection
Support Groups

American Pain Foundation

888-615-7246
Advocacy
Culturally Specific Resources
Medical Information
Patient Education 
Support Groups

American Psychosocial Oncology Society

866-276-7443
Individual Counseling
Referrals

American Society of Clinical Oncology

888-651-3038
Financial Information
Medical information 
Medical Referrals 
Patient Education

Angel Flight America

918-749-8992
Transportation Assistance

Association of Oncology Social Work

215-599-6093 
Database (to search for oncology social workers)
Financial Resources

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

888-901-2666
Advocacy 
Support groups
Patient Education

Bone Marrow & Cancer Foundation

212-838-3029
Advocacy
Financial Assistance
Housing Assistance
Patient Education
Medical Education
Peer Matching

BreastCancer.org

Medical Information
Patient Education
Support Groups

Bright Pink

Education
Support

CancerCare

800-813-4673
Support Groups
Individual Counseling
Patient Education
Referrals
Insurance Information
Financial Assistance
Transportation Assistance
Children’s Services 
Survivorship
Culturally Specific Resources

Cancer and Careers

646-929-8032
Education
Support

Cancer.com

Education
Support

Cancer Hope Network

800-552-4366
Peer Matching
Individual Counseling
Referrals

Cancer Legal Resource Center

866-843-2572
Legal Information and Resources

Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation

800-227-2732
Patient Education
Prevention/Detection
Culturally Specific Resources

CaringBridge.org

Free, personal and private webites to connect family and friends during a health challenge

CarePages

Free patient blogs and websites to connect friends and family during a health challenge

Caring Info

800-658-8898
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Patient Education
Referrals
Hospice

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Cancer Information

800-232-4636
Patient Education 
Referrals

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services

800-633-4227
Insurance Information

Center for Mind-Body Medicine

202-966-7338
Patient Education
Referrals 
Medical Information

Children’s Cause for Cancer Advocacy

202-336-8374
Advocacy 
Patient Education 
Referrals
Medical Information

Chronic Disease Fund 

972-608-7141
Financial Assistance

Center for Cancer Research

National Cancer Institute
National Institute of Health
301-496-4345
Access to clinical trials
Medical Information

Clearity Foundation 

858-657-0282 
Ovarian Cancer Treatment Decision Support 
Referrals to Clinical Trials
Tumor Profiling Assistance 

Steps Through OC (Ovarian Cancer) 

(professional social & emotional support - see below in N-S for more information)

ClinicalTrials.gov

Referrals for clinical trials
Medical Information

Colorectal Cancer Alliance

877-422-2030 
Advocacy
Patient Education 
Peer Matching
Referrals

Co-Pay Relief Program

866-512-3861 
Financial Assistance

Corporate Angel Network

Westchester County Airport
(914) 328-1313
Transportation Assistance

Crush It For Curtis Foundation

1-800-403-9152
Advocacy for Bladder Cancer and Men’s Health
Support Groups
Patient Education
Clinical Trial Match Service

Emergingmed

877-601-8601 (to speak with a clinical trials specialist)
Patient education on clinical trials
Medical information
Referrals

Facing Our Risk of Cancer EMPOWERED (FORCE)

866-288-7475
Advocacy
Information
Support

Family Caregiver Alliance

800-445-8106
Advocacy
Culturally Specific Resources 
Patient Education
Referrals
Support Groups

Family Reach

973-394-1411
Financial assistance

Feeding America

800-771-2303
Local and national food assistance programs

Fight Colorectal Cancer

877-427-2111
Medical Information
Patient Education
Referrals

Head and Neck Cancer Alliance (HNCA)

866-792-4622
Medical Information
Patient Education
Patient Helpline
Support Groups

Health Resources and Services Administration

800-638-0742
Resource for health care facilities that provide free or reduced-cost care

HealthWell Foundation

800-675-8416
Financial assistance

Imaginary Friend Society

Videos for children about cancer

Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation

877-786-7422
Advocacy
Culturally Specific Resources 
Patient Education 
Referrals

Intercultural Cancer Council (Baylor College of Medicine)

713-798-4617 
Advocacy
Patient Education

International Myeloma Foundation

800-452-2873
Culturally Specific Resources
Individual Counseling
Medical Information
Patient Education
Peer Matching 
Referrals 
Support Groups

International Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Foundation

941-927-4963
Information for patients and caregivers
Patient education
Peer support and online discussion forum

Joe’s House

877-563-7468
Resource for lodging near treatment centers

Kidney Cancer Association

800-850-9132
Advocacy
Individual Counseling
Medical Information
Patient Education
Referrals