Patient Support Services
The NCI’s Cancer Information Service (CIS) contains a list of organizations that provide support. Links are provided to the organizations listed.
We have highlighted some of the organizations on this list because of their focus on coping and support.
American Cancer Society
American Cancer Society navigator can also provide more information about support groups in your area.
Cancer Care, Inc.
Support for cancer patients and families. Online and telephone support groups, education, resource information, and counseling.
The Wellness Community
Online support groups for patients.
Cancer Hope Network
Support for patients and families, trained volunteers are matched to provide one-on-one support.
AIDS Partnership of Michigan
Support of AIDS patients and their families.
Education and support for people facing life threatening and chronic illness.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Peer support program and patient/family support groups.
Young Survival Coalition
Education and support specifically for young women with breast cancer.
People Living With Cancer
People Living With Cancer, the patient information website of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), is designed to help patients and families make informed health-care decisions.