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Welcome to our Resource Page

We’ve compiled the following list of breast cancer and ovarian cancer resources to help you find reliable information online. If you’d like assistance finding and understanding information, our Medical Information Services team can find appropriate resources to address your medical questions. We can also help you clarify and explore a practical, emotional, or cancer treatment decision using My Personalized Decision Guide. In partnership with PatientsWithPower, we can also help you understand your treatment options and plan your treatment timeline.

Bay Area Cancer Connections’ library houses an extensive collection of cancer books, medical articles, DVDs, CDs, and periodicals relevant to your diagnosis and treatment options. Most materials are available for loan for up to three weeks. Browse our library catalog online.

Overview/Current Research Information—General

American Cancer Society:  www.cancer.org

American Society of Clinical Oncology:  www.asco.org

American Society of Clinical Oncology:  www.cancer.net

CancerCare:   www.cancercare.org

CancerToday:  www.cancertodaymag.org

Cure Magazine:  www.curetoday.com

MedlinePlus:  www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus

National Comprehensive Cancer Network Guidelines for Patients:  www.nccn.org

National Cancer Institute:  www.cancer.gov

PubMed:  www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed

UpToDate:  www.uptodate.com

Overview/Current Research Information—Breast Cancer

American Cancer Society:  www.cancer.org

Artemis Newsletter from The Breast Center at Johns Hopkins:  www.hopkinsbreastcenter.org/artemis

ASCO Guidelines for Breast Cancer:  www.asco.org

Breastcancer.org:  www.breastcancer.org

Breast360:  www.breast360.org

Cancer.net:  www.cancer.net/cancer-types/breast-cancer

Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation:  www.dslrf.org

Living Beyond Breast Cancer:  www.lbbc.org

Medscape Breast Cancer Resource Center: www.medscape.com

National Cancer Institute:  www.cancer.gov/types/breast

OncoLink Breast Cancer News:  www.oncolink.org/types

Patients with Power:  www.patientswithpower.com

Susan G. Komen Foundation:  www.komen.org

What You Need to Know About Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/publications

 

Overview/Current Research Information—Ovarian Cancer

American Cancer Society:  www.cancer.org/cancer/ovarian-cancer

Cancer.net:  www.cancer.net/cancer-types/ovarian

Foundation for Women’s Cancer:  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

Medscape Oncology Ovarian Cancer News:  www.medscape.com/resource/ovarian-cancer

National Cancer Institute:  www.cancer.gov/types/ovarian

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition:  www.ovarian.org

OncoLink:  www.oncolink.org

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance:  www.ocrfa.org

Ovarian Cancer Resource Guide for Newly Diagnosed Women (National Ovarian Cancer Coalition):  www.ovarian.org

Society of Gynecologic Oncology:  www.sgo.org/ovarian-cancer

Understanding Ovarian Cancer, A Women’s Guide (Foundation for Women’s Cancer):  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

What Everyone Should Know About Ovarian Cancer (National Ovarian Cancer Coalition):  www.ovarian.org 

 

Choosing Your Medical Team

American College of Surgeons Find A Surgeon Tool:  www.facs.org/search/find-a-surgeon

American Board of Medical Specialties Certification Matters:  www.certificationmatters.org

American Medical Association:  https://apps.ama-assn.org/doctorfinder/home.jsp

CalhospitalComapre.org:  www.calhospitalcompare.org

Cancer Treatment Facilities by State (Patient Resource):  www.patientresource.com

Find a Cancer Doctor (Cancer.net):  www.cancer.net/find-cancer-doctor

Medical Board of California:  www.mbc.ca.gov

Society of Gynecologic Oncology Seek a Specialist:  www.sgo.org/seek-a-specialist

The Second Opinion:  www.thesecondopinion.org

U.S. News and World Report Hospital Rankings:  http://health.usnews.com/best-hospitals

Screening, Detection & Diagnosis—Breast Cancer

Are You Dense?  www.areyoudense.org

Breast Biopsy (Mayo Clinic):  www.mayoclinic.com/health/breast-biopsy

Breast Cancer Screening (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics

Breast Cancer Tests:  Screening, Diagnosis and Monitoring (BreastCancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/symptoms

Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program: www.dhcs.ca.gov

Breast Density:  www.breastdensity.info/brochureforpatients.pdf

Breast Density.info:  www.breastdensity.info

Every Woman Counts Cancer Screening and Diagnostic Service:  www.dhcs.ca.gov

How Is Breast Cancer Diagnosed? (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Mammograms and Other Breast Imaging Procedures (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Mammography Facility Database (FDA):  www.accessdata.fda.gov

Mammogram Fact Sheet (NCI):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/factsheet

Understanding Breast Changes (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

When To Screen For Breast Cancer (Susan G. Komen):  ww5.komen.org/AboutBreastCancer/ScreeningandEarlyDetection

Detection & Diagnosis—Ovarian Cancer

Diagnosis (Cancer.net):  www.cancer.net/cancer-types/ovarian

Early Detection, Diagnosis & Staging (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org/cancer/ovarian

Symptoms and Detection (Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance):  https://ocrfa.org

 Understanding CA125 (Foundation for Women’s Cancer):  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

Cancer Risk—General

American Institute for Cancer Research:  www.aicr.org

Campaign for Safe Cosmetics:  www.safecosmetics.org

Environmental Working Group:  www.ewg.org

The Cancer Project:  www.cancerproject.org

Cancer Risk—Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/bcrisktool

Breast Cancer Prevention Partners:  www.bcpp.org

Bright Pink:  www.brightpink.org

Think Pink, Live Green (breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/risk

The Women’s Health Initiative: www.whi.org

Zero Breast Cancer:  www.zerobreastcancer.org

Cancer Risk—Ovarian Cancer

Are You at Risk for Ovarian Cancer?  (Foundation for Women’s Cancer):  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

Familial Ovarian Cancer Registry:  www.ovariancancer.com

Ovarian Cancer Risk Factors and Prevention (Cancer.net):  www.cancer.net

Causes, Risk Factors & Prevention (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Understanding Your Risk of Ovarian Cancer (Foundation for Women’s Cancer):  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

 

Genetics

Bright Pink:  www.brightpink.org

BRCA1 and BRCA2:  Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Decision Making Surrounding Hereditary Cancer Webinar (FORCE): www.facingourrisk.org

Decision Tool for Women with BRCA Mutations (Stanford):  www.brcatool.stanford.edu/

FORCE:  Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered:  www.facingourrisk.org

Genetics Home Reference:  www.ghr.nlm.nih.gov

Genetics of Breast and Ovarian Cancer PDQ (National Cancer Institute): www.cancer.gov

Genetic Testing for Breast and Ovarian Cancer (UpToDate):  www.uptodate.com

National Society of Genetic Counselors:  www.aboutgeneticcounselors.com

Sharsheret: www.sharsheret.org


Pathology—General

Understanding Your Pathology Report (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Pathology—Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Testing (Lab Tests Online):  https://labtestsonline.org

Tumor Characteristics (Susan G. Komen):  http://ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/TumorCharacteristics.html

Your Guide to the Breast Cancer Pathology Report (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/Images

Pathology—Ovarian Cancer

 Ovarian Cancer Tests (Lab Tests Online):  www.labtestsonline.org

Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS)

DCIS (Cancer Prevention Institute of California):  www.dcis.info

DCIS Science & Experience:  www.bikenfly.org

NCCN Guidelines for Patients:  www.nccn.org/patients/guidelines

Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Guide to Understanding Triple Negative Breast Cancer (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org/get-support

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation:  https://tnbcfoundation.org

Triple Step For the Cure:  http://triplesteptowardthecure.org

Inflammatory Breast Cancer

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation):  www.drsusanloveresearch.org

Inflammatory Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics

Inflammatory Breast Cancer Research Foundation:  www.ibcresearch.org

The IBC Network Foundation:  www.theibcnetwork.org

Fertility and Pregnancy

Breast Cancer During Pregnancy (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org/get-support

Fertile Action:  www.fertileaction.org

Fertility Preservation Video (ASCO/Livestrong):  www.youtube.com

Hope For Two:  www.hopefortwo.org

Livstrong Fertility:  www.livestrong.org

Verna’s Purse:  www.reprotech.com

RESOLVE: The National Infertility Association:  www.resolve.org

Male Breast Cancer

A Man Diagnosed with Breast Cancer (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org/man-diagnosed-breast-cancer

Breast Cancer in Men (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org/cancer/breast-cancer-in-men

HIS Breast Cancer Awareness:   http://hisbreastcancer.org

The Male Breast Cancer Coalition:  http://malebreastcancercoalition.org

Treatment Summaries—Breast Cancer

ASCO Guidelines for Breast Cancer:  www.asco.org

Breast Cancer Treatment (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org/cancer/breast-cancer/treatment

Breast Cancer Treatment and Side Effects (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/treatment

Breast Cancer Treatment PDQ (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics

NCCN Guidelines for Patients:   www.nccn.org/patients/guidelines

Patients with Power:  www.patientswithpower.com

Surgery—Breast Cancer

Mastectomy Surgery Checklist (FORCE):  www.facingourrisk.org

Surgery (BreastCancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/treatment/surgery

Surgery (Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation):  www.drsusanloveresearch.org/surgery

Surgery Choices for Women with DCIS or Breast Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Surgery (Susan G. Komen):  ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/Surgery

Surgery for Breast Cancer (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Treatment—Ovarian Cancer

Treating  Ovarian Cancer (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Treatment Options (cancer.net):  www.cancer.net

Radiation—General

Radiation Therapy and You (NCI):  http://cancer.gov/cancertopics

RT Answers:  www.rtanswers.org

Radiation—Breast Cancer

Breast Brachytherapy (American Brachytherapy Society): www.americanbrachytherapy.org

Radiation Therapy (BreastCancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/treatment/radiation

Radiation (Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation):  www.drsusanloveresearch.org/radiation

Radiation Therapy (Susan G. Komen):  ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/Radiation.html

Understanding Radiation Therapy (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org

Chemotherapy—General

Chemocare:  www.chemocare.com

Chemotherapy (American Cancer Society): www.cancer.org/Treatment

Chemotherapy (Cancer.net):  www.cancer.net/navigating-cancer-care

Chemotherapy-A BAYS Primer (BAYS):  www.baysnet.org/PDF

Chemotherapy and You:  Support for People with Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping

FDA Drug Database:  www.accessdata.fda.gov

Medline Plus Drugs, Herbs, Supplements:  www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus

Hormonal Therapy

Guide to Understanding Hormonal Therapy (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org/hormonaltherapyguide

Hormonal Therapy (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/treatment/hormonal

Hormone Therapy (Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation):  www.drsusanloveresearch.org/hormone-therapy

Breast Reconstruction

American Society of Plastic Surgeons:  www.plasticsurgery.org

Breast Free – The Alternative to Reconstruction: http://breastfree.org

Breast Implants (FDA):  www.fda.gov/MedicalDevices

Breast Reconstruction (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org/treatment/surgery/reconstruction 

Breast Reconstruction.org:  www.breastreconstruction.org

Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy (American Cancer Society): www.cancer.org

Breast Reconstruction Awareness Campaign:  www.breastreconusa.org

Flat & Fabulous:  www.flatandfabulous.org

My Hope Chest-Funding Reconstruction for Breast Cancer Survivors:  www.myhopechest.org

Reshaping You: Breast Reconstruction for Breast Cancer Patients (MD Anderson):  www.mdanderson.org

Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act:  www.cancer.org

Metastatic Breast Cancer

Advanced Breast Cancer Community:  www.advancedbreastcancercommunity.org

BCMets.org:  www.bcmets.org

Clinical Trials in Metastatic Breast Cancer (MBC Alliance):  www.mbcalliance.org

Coping With Advanced Cancer: Support for People with Cancer (National Cancer Institute):   www.cancer.gov

Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org/mets

Living with Metastatic Breast Cancer (Young Survvial Coalition):  www.youngsurvival.org

Metastatic Breast Cancer Alliance:  www.mbcalliance.org

Metastatic Breast Cancer Network:  www.mbcnetwork.org

Metastatic Breast Cancer Project:  www.mbcproject.org

METAVIVOR:  www.metavivor.org

Metastatic Trial Search:  www.breastcancertrials.org

METUP:  http://metup.org

My MBC Story:  www.mymbcstory.com

Recurrent and Metastatic Breast Cancer (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org

Recurrent Ovarian Cancer

Living with Ovarian Cancer (Foundation for Women’s Cancer):  www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

Ovarian Cancer Resource Guide for Women with Recurrent Disease (National Ovarian Cancer Coalition):  www.ovarian.org

Clinical Trials—General

About Clinical Trials (ACT):  www.learnaboutclinicaltrials.org/#ACT

American Cancer Society Clinical Trials Matching Service:  www.cancer.org

Center Watch:  www.centerwatch.com

Clinical Trials Information for Patients and Caregivers (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Clinicaltrials.gov:  www.clinicaltrials.gov

Emerging Med:  https://app.emergingmed.com/emed/home

Stanford Clinical Trials Directory:  https://med.stanford.edu/clinicaltrials

UCSF Cancer Center Clinical Trials:  http://cancer.ucsf.edu/clinical-trials

Clinical Trials—Breast Cancer

Army of Women:  www.armyofwomen.org

BreastCancerTrials.org:  www.breastcancertrials.org

Clinical Trials (Susan G. Komen):  ww5.komen.org/BreastCancer/ClinicalTrials

Clinical Trials—Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance Clinical Trials Finder:  https://app.emergingmed.com

The Clearity Foundation:  www.clearityfoundation.org

 

Side Effects—General

Consumer Affairs—compare reviews for wigs online: www.consumeraffairs.com/wigs

Good Wishes:  www.goodwishesscarves.org

Hair To Stay:  www.hairtostay.org

Just in Time Soft Hats:  www.softhats.com

Look Good, Feel Better:  http://lookgoodfeelbetter.org

Managing Cancer-related Side Effects:  www.cancer.org

National Lymphedema Network:  www.lymphnet.org

The Rapunzel Project:  www.rapunzelproject.org

“TLC” Tender Loving Care (American Cancer Society):  www.tlcdirect.org

The Next Step:  www.nextstepboutique.com

Understanding the Side Effects of Cancer Treatment (Patient Resource):   www.patientresource.com

 

Side Effects-Breast Cancer

HERS Breast Cancer Foundation:  http://hersbreastcancerfoundation.org

Knitted Knockers:  www.knittedknockers.org

Lymphedivas:  www.lymphedivas.com

National Breast Cancer Lymphedema Registry:  https://breastcancer-lymphedema.stanford.edu

Side Effects (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org

Treatment Side Effects (Breastcancer.org):  www.breastcancer.org

Side Effects-Ovarian Cancer

coming soon

Complementary and Alternative Medicine

About Herbs, Botanicals, and Other Products by Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center: www.mskcc.org

CAM-Cancer:  http://cam-cancer.org

CAM on PubMed:  http://nccam.nih.gov

Charlotte Maxwell Complementary Clinic:  www.charlottemaxwell.org

Commonweal:  www.commonweal.org

Complementary and Alternative Medicine (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org/Treatment

Guide to Understanding Complementary Therapies (Living Beyond Breast Cancer):  www.lbbc.org

Harmony Hill Retreat Center:  www.harmonyhill.org/cancer

Medline Plus Drugs, Herbs, Supplements:  www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health:  https://nccih.nih.gov

Natural Medicines:   https://naturalmedicines.therapeuticresearch.com

Office of Dietary Supplements (NIH):  http://ods.od.nih.gov

Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians:  https://oncanp.org

Search Dietary Supplements on Pubmed:  http://ods.od.nih.gov

Society for Integrative Oncology:  https://integrativeonc.org

Society for Oncology Massage:  www.s4om.org

Thinking About Complementary and Alternative Medicine (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

 

Nutrition and Exercise

American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR):  www.aicr.org

Cook for Your Life, Recipes:  www.cookforyourlife.org

Eating Hints Before, During and After Cancer Treatment:  www.cancer.gov

Healing Foods Pyramid (University of Michigan):  www.med.umich.edu

Heal Well, A Cancer Nutrition Guide (AICR):  www.aicr.org

Living Strong Living Well:  https://lslw.stanford.edu

Nutrition and Breast Cancer (UCSF):  http://cancer.ucsf.edu

Nutrition and Physical Activity During and After Cancer Treatment: Answers to Common Questions: www.cancer.org

Nutrition and Physical Activity Guidelines for Cancer Survivors:  www.cancer.org

Nutrition for the Person with Cancer During Treatment:  www.cancer.org

Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine:  www.pcrm.org

Pink Ribbon Program (Peninsula Jewish Community Center):  www.pjcc.org

Sunflower Wellness:  www.sunflowerwellness.org

The Cancer Fighting Kitchen, Recipe-Box:  www.rebeccakatz.com

Survivorship—General

After Treatment Ends:  Tools for the Adult Cancer Survivor (Cancercare):  www.cancercare.org

Cancer Survivorship (American Society of Clinical Oncology): www.cancer.net

Cancer Survivorship: Next Stages for Patients & Their Families (American Society of Clinical Oncology): www.cancer.net

Facing Forward: Life After Cancer Treatment (National Cancer Institute): www.cancer.gov

Journey Forward:  http://journeyforward.org

OncoLink Survivorship Care Plan:  www.oncolink.org

Survivorship—Breast Cancer

Follow up Care for Breast Cancer (American Society of Clinical Oncology):  www.cancer.net

Johns Hopkins Survivorship Online Seminar Series: www.hopkinsmedicine.org

Survivorship—Ovarian Cancer

Ovarian Cancer Treatment Summary and Survivorship Care Plan (Society of Gynecologic Oncology):  www.sgo.org

Ovarian Cancer Survivorship (Cancer.net):  www.cancer.net

End of Life

Advanced Cancer (Cancer.net):   www.cancer.net

Bill Wilson Center for Living with Dying:  www.billwilsoncenter.org

Caring Info:  www.caringinfo.org

Death with Dignity:  www.deathwithdignity.org

End of Life Care: Questions and Answers (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Five Wishes:  www.agingwithdignity.org

Grief, Bereavement, and Coping with Loss PDQ (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Hospice Foundation of America:  www.hospicefoundation.org

Hospice By the Bay:  www.hospicebythebay.org

Hospice Net:  www.hospicenet.org

Hospice of the Valley:  www.hospicevalley.org

Kara Grief Support:  www.kara-grief.org

Mission Hospice & Home Care:  www.missionhospice.org

National Association for Homecare and Hospice:  www.nahc.org

National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization:  www.nhpco.org

Pathways:  www.pathwayshealth.org

The Conversation Project:  http://theconversationproject.org

The Legacy Project:  www.ucsflegacyproject.com

Advocacy—General

Facing Forward: Making a Difference in Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship:  www.canceradvocacy.org

Research Advocacy Network:  http://researchadvocacy.org

Advocacy—Breast Cancer

Alamo Breast Cancer Foundation Patient Advocate Program:  www.alamobreastcancer.org

Breast Cancer Action:  http://bcaction.org

California Breast Cancer Research Program:  http://cbcrp.org

FORCE Research Advocate Program:  www.facingourrisk.org

Metastatic Breast Cancer Network:  www.mbcn.org

National Breast Cancer Coalition:  www.breastcancerdeadline2020.org

Sisters Network Inc:  www.sistersnetworkinc.org

Susan G. Komen Advocate in Science:  ww5.komen.org/GetInvolved

Young Survival Coalition:  www.youngsurvival.org/be-an-advocate

Advocacy—Ovarian Cancer

Survivors Teaching Students:  https://ocrfa.org

Emotional Support

APOS Helpline:  https://apos-society.org

Cancer Care:  www.cancercare.org

Cancer Care Point:  www.cancercarepoint.org

Cancer Support Community:  www.cancersupportcommunity.org

Friend For Life:  www.friend4life.org

Imerman Angels:  www.imermanangels.org

Lacuna Loft:  https://lacunaloft.org

Livestrong Cancer Navigation:  www.livestrong.org

National LGBT Cancer Network:  http://cancer-network.org

Reach to Recovery (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Shanti’s Margot Murphy Women’s Cancer Program:  www.shanti.org

SHARE:  www.sharecancersupport.org

Sharsheret:  http://sharsheret.org

Stanford Supportive Care Program:  https://stanfordhealthcare.org

Support Connection:  http://supportconnection.org

Taking time: Support for People with Cancer (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

The Ida and Joseph Friend Cancer Resource Center:  http://cancer.ucsf.edu

Women’s Cancer Resource Center of Oakland: www.wcrc.org

Women Care:  http://fsa-cc.org/womencare

Emotional Support—Breast Cancer

After Breast Cancer Diagnosis:  www.abcdbreastcancersupport.org

Bay Area Young Survivors:  www.baysnet.org

HER2 Support.org:  www.her2support.org

Living Beyond Breast Cancer:  www.lbbc.org

MyBCTeam:  www.mybcteam.com

Young Survival Coalition:  www.youngsurvival.org

Emotional Support—Ovarian Cancer

Cancercare Ovarian Cancer Online Support Group:  www.cancercare.org

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition CancerConnect:  http://nocccommunity.ovarian.org

With a Little Help From Her Friends (Sandy Rollman Ovarian Cancer Foundation):  www.sandyovarian.org

Community Support

Care Pages:  www.carepages.com

Caring Bridge:  www.caringbridge.org

Lotsa Helpling Hands: www.lotsahelpinghands.com

Meal Train:  www.mealtrain.com

My Cancer Circle:  www.mycancercircle.net

MyLifeLine.org:  www.MyLifeLine.org

Family, Friends & Caregivers

Camp Kesem:  www.campkesem.org

Camp Erin:  www.moyerfoundation.org/camps-programs

Cancer Really Sucks:  www.cancerreallysucks.org

Caregiver Action Network:  http://caregiveraction.org

Caregiver Support Services from Cancercare:  www.cancercare.org

Caring for the Caregiver:  www.cancer.gov

CLIMB:   www.childrenstreehousefdn.org

Coping as a Caregiver (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Coping with Cancer:  For Caregivers, Family and Friends (National Cancer Institute): www.cancer.gov/cancertopics

Facing Forward: When Someone You Love Has Completed Cancer Treatment (NCI):  www.cancer.gov/cancertopics

Group Loop for Teens (Cancer Support Community):
www.grouploop.org

Helping Children When a Family member Has Cancer: Dealing With Diagnosis (American Cancer Society):  www.cancer.org

Kara Grief Support:  https://kara-grief.org

Kidscope:  www.kidscope.org

Kids Konnected:  www.kidskonnected.org

Mothers Supporting Daughters with Breast Cancer:  www.mothersdaughters.org

Telling Kids About Cancer:  http://tellingkidsaboutcancer.com

When Someone You Love is Being Treated for Cancer: Support for Caregivers (National Cancer Institute):  www.cancer.gov

Home Care, Transportation and Practical Assistance

Air Charity Network: http://aircharitynetwork.org

Angel Airlines for Cancer Patients: www.angelairlinesforcancerpatients.org

Care Indeed:  www.careindeed.com

Cleaning for a Reason:  www.cleaningforareason.org

Corporate Angel Network: www.corpangelnetwork.org

Drivers for Survivors:  http://driversforsurvivors.org

Home Care Assistance:  www.homecareassistance.com

Honor:  www.joinhonor.com

Lifeline Pilots:www.lifelinepilots.org

Matched Caregivers:  www.matchedcaregivers.com

National Association of Hospital Hospitality Houses:  www.hhnetwork.org

Road to Recovery:  www.cancer.org

Seniors At Home:  www.seniorsathome.org

The Shanti Project:  www.shanti.org

Visiting Angels: www.angelshomecare.com

Financial Resources

Benefits Check Up (National Council on Aging):  www.benefitscheckup.org

Cancercare Financial Assistance Program:  www.cancercare.org

Cancercare Financial Assistance Database:  www.cancercare.org/helpinghand

Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition:  www.cancerfac.org

Cancer For College:  www.cancerforcollege.org

Cancer in the Family Relief Fund:  www.cancerfamilyrelieffund.org

Drug Reimbursement and Patient Assistance Programs (Association of Northern California Oncologists):  http://www.anco-online.org/assistance.html

FamiliesCAN:  http://familiescan.org

Financial Considerations (American Society of Clinical Oncology):  www.cancer.net/all-about-cancer

Good Days Patient Assistance:  www.mygooddays.org

Hair To Stay:  www.hairtostay.org/application

Healthwell Foundation:   www.healthwellfoundation.org

Hill Burton Free and Reduced Cost Health Care:  www.hrsa.gov/gethealthcare

National Financial Resources Directory (Patient Advocate Foundation):  www.patientadvocate.org

Partnership for Prescription Assistance:  www.pparx.org

Patient Advocate Foundation Co-Pay Relief:  www.copays.org

Patient Services Inc: www.patientservicesinc.org

Rx Assist:  www.rxassist.org

Sense of Security:  www.senseofsecurityus.org

Social Security Disability Resource Center:  www.ssdrc.com

The Sam Fund:  www.thesamfund.org

The Second Opinion:  www.thesecondopinion.org

Financial Resources—Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Emergency Fund:  http://bcef.org

Breast and Cervical Cancer Treatment Program: www.dhcs.ca.gov

Disability Benefits Help:  www.disability-benefits-help.org

Every Woman Counts:  www.dhcs.ca.gov

Help Now Fund:  http://thebreastcancercharities.org

HERS Breast Cancer Foundation:  http://hersbreastcancerfoundation.org

Jill’s Wish:  www.jillswish.org

Remember Betty:  http://rememberbetty.com

Right Action for Women MRI Assistance:  www.rightactionforwomen.org

The Catherine H. Tuck Foundation:  https://catherinefund.org

The Pink Fund:  www.pinkfund.org

The Provision Project:  http://provisionproject.org

Financial Resources—Ovarian Cancer

Disability Benefits Help:  www.disability-benefits-help.org

Legal Resources

Bay Area Legal Aid:  https://baylegal.org

Cancer and Careers:  www.cancerandcareers.org

Cancer Legal Resource Center:  http://cancerlegalresources.org

LawHelpCA: http://lawhelpca.org

Patient Advocate Foundation:  www.patientadvocate.org

 

 

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