Cancer Information and Links

Below are links and contact information for numerous organizations that can help patients and their families understand a cancer diagnosis.

Local Support

American Cancer Society
800-ACS-2345
www.cancer.org

Cordelia Knott Wellness Center
Orange, CA
(714) 541-9355
www.ckwellnesscenter.org

Fountain Valley Regional Hospital
Fountain Valley, CA
(714) 966-7200
http://www.fountainvalleyhospital.com

General Cancer Resources

American Cancer Society
800-ACS-2345
www.cancer.org

American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology
800-962-7876
www.astro.org

Asbestos.com – The Leading Mesothelioma Cancer Resource
800-ASBESTOS (272-3786)
www.asbestos.com

Cancer Hope Network
877-HOPENET
www.cancerhopenetwork.org

Fertile Hope
888-994-HOPE (4673)
www.fertilehope.org 

Gilda’s Club Worldwide
888-GILDA-4-U (445-3248)
www.gildasclub.org

Lance Armstrong Foundation
877-WEARYELLOW (932-7935)
www.livestrong.org

National Cancer Institute
800-422-6237
www.cancer.gov

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
301-650-9127
www.canceradvocacy.org 

National Lymphedema Network
800-541-3529
www.lymphnet.org

Patient Advocate Foundation
800-532-5274
www.patientadvocate.org

People Living with Cancer
703-797-1914
www.peoplelivingwithcancer.org

RadiologyInfo
800-381-6660
www.radiologyinfo.org 

Vital Options International
800-477-7666
www.vitaloptions.org

Wellness Community
www.thewellnesscommunity.org

Breast Cancer

Imaginis: The Breast Cancer Resource
www.imaginis.com

Living Beyond Breast Cancer
888-753-LBBC (5222)
www.lbbc.org

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer
972-855-1600
www.komen.org

Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization
312-986-8338
www.y-me.org

Brain Tumors

Brain Tumor Foundation
212-265-2401
www.braintumorfoundation.org

Brain Tumor Society
800-770-TBTS
www.tbts.org

 Childhood Cancers

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation
800-366-2223
www.candlelighters.org

Colon and Rectal Cancers

Colon Cancer Alliance
877-422-2030
www.ccalliance.org 

Colorectal Cancer Coalition
202-244-2906
www.fightcolorectalcancer.org

Stennis Foundation
866-965-2220
www.stennis.org

Head and Neck Cancers

Oral Cancer Foundation
949-646-8000
www.oralcancerfoundation.org

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer
800-377-0328
www.spohnc.org

Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association
877-588-7904
www.thyca.org

Gynecological Cancer

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance
202-331-1332
www.ovariancancer.org 

Lung Cancer

American Lung Association
800-LUNG-USA
www.lungusa.org 

Lung Cancer Alliance
800-298-2436
www.lungcanceralliance.org

Lymphoma – Hodkin’s and Non-Hodgkin’s

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
800-955-4572
www.lls.org 

Lymphoma Research Foundation
800-500-9976
www.lymphoma.org

Prostate Cancer

Malecare
212-844-8369
www.malecare.org

National Prostate Cancer Coalition
202-463-9455
www.pcacoalition.org

Prostate Cancer Foundation
800-757-CURE
www.prostatecancerfoundation.org

Us TOO! Prostate Cancer Education and Support
630-795-1002
www.ustoo.com

Skin Cancer

Melanoma Research Foundation
800-673-1290
www.melanoma.org