Resources

All one has to do is Google “Cancer” to find a multitude of resources. These are just a few that I personally found helpful:

  • American Breast Cancer Foundation
    1220 East Joppa Road
    Baltimore, Maryland 21286
    877-KEY-2-LIFE
    www.abcf.org
  • Breast Cancer
    www.breastcancer.org
  • National Breast Cancer Coalition
    1101 17th Street NW
    Suite 1300
    Washington, D.C. 20036
    800-622-2838
    www.stopbreastcancer.org
  • The Breast Cancer Research Foundation
    60 East 56th Street
    8th Floor
    New York, New York 10022
    646-497-2600
    www.bcrfcure.org
  • CancerCare
    1-800-813-HOPE
    www.cancercare.org
    275 Seventh Avenue
    New York, N.Y. 10001
  • CURE
    3535 Worth Street
    Collins Tower, Suite 185
    Dallas, Texas 75246
    1-800-210-CURE
    www.curetoday.com
    Cure publishes a yearly Cancer Resource
    Guide that is excellent.
  • American Cancer Society
    1710 Webster Street
    Oakland, CA 94612
    1-800-ACS-2345
    www.cancer.org
  • Compassion and Choices
    P.O. Box 101810
    Denver, Colorado 80250-1810
    1-800-247-7421
    www.compassionandchoices.org
  • The Cancer Club
    P.O. Box 24747
    Edina, Minnesota 55424-0747
    www.cancerclub.com
  • www.mybreastcancernetwork.com
  • National Cancer Institute
    PDQ Cancer Information Summaries
    www.cancer.gov
    www.nci.nih.gov
    1-800-4-CANCER
  • Center for Information Technology
    National Institutes of Health
    9000 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, Maryland 20892
    301-494-6248
    www.nih.gov
  • National Foundation for
    Cancer Research
    4600 East West Highway
    Suite 525
    Bethesda, Maryland 20814
    www.NFCR.org
  • National Hospice and
    Palliative Care Organization
    (NHPCO)
    1700 Diagonal Road
    Suite 625
    Alexandria, Virginia 22314
    1-800-646-6460
    www.nhpco.org
  • National Coalition for
    Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)
    1010 Wayne Avenue
    Suite 770
    Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
    888-650-9127
    www.canceradvocacy.org
  • Pink-Link
    149 South Barrington Avenue
    Suite 734
    Los Angeles, CA 90049
    310-995-5204
    www.pink-link.org
  • Self Magazine
    Every October features articles
    on breast cancer
    www.self.com
  • WebMD
    www.webmd.com
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