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Cancer Support Centers (National & International)

By: Eileen Coan

Know there is support wherever you are in the world. Our team created a list to places like The Gathering throughout North America and overseas. Here is a list of some:

ALASKA

ARIZONA

  • Cancer Support Community, 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix 85004, (602) 712-100, www.cscaz.org
  • Banner Thunderbird Medical Center, 5555 W. Thunderbird Road, Glendale 85306, (602) 865-5555 www.bannerhealth.com

ARKANSAS

CALIFORNIA

COLORADO

CONNECTICUT

DELAWARE

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, Washington, DC

FLORIDA

GEORGIA

ILLINOIS

INDIANA

IOWA

KANSAS

KENTUCKY

MAINE

MARYLAND

MASSACHUSETTS

MICHIGAN

MINNESOTA

MISSOURI

MONTANA

NEVADA

NEW JERSEY

NEW MEXICO

NEW YORK

NORTH CAROLINA

Cancer Services Inc., 3175 Maplewood Ave, Winston-Salem, (336)760-9983 http://www.cancerservicesonline.org/

OHIO

PENNSYLVANIA

TENNESSEE

TEXAS

UTAH

VIRGINIA

WASHINGTON

WISCONSIN

INTERNATIONAL

AUSTRALIA

CANADA

INDIA

  • V Care Foundation- Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, 400 012, 91.22.24177000, vcare24@gmail.com

IRELAND

  • The Arc, 65 Eccles St., Dublin, 7, 353 1 8307 333

ISRAEL

  • The Wellness Community – Tel Aviv, (Beit Mati), 7 Revivim Street, Givatayim 53103 , 972-3-731-509, www.cancer.org.il
  • Ma'agan- Community Cancer Care Center, Beer Sheva

JAPAN

  • Cancer Support Community Japan, 3-10-4,Toranomon, Minato-ku, Tokyo,105-0001, Phone 81.3.5545.1805, www.csc-japan.org

PHILIPPINES

SCOTLAND

The resources below can help organize the stream of information that accompanies a cancer diagnosis. Take time in learning about the cancer that has touched you.

Websites for General Cancer Information and Care:

General Information:

Care Management:

Reliable Medical Search Engines (for any disease, including cancer):

WebMD Good consumer-friendly medical search engine.

Infotrac You access this through Cleveland Public Library, using your own library card number. From the Cleveland Public Library homepage, choose "Do Research" from the left side menu. Then, in the blank search space, type Infotrac. When you click on the result, it will ask for your card number.

PubMed Academic level abstracts from the National Library of Medicine's huge database of journal articles.