Additional resources for colorectal cancer
More information from your American Cancer Society
We have a lot more information that you might find helpful. Explore www.cancer.org or call our National Cancer Information Center toll-free number, 1-800-227-2345. We’re here to help you any time, day or night.
Other national organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
American College of Gastroenterology
Has a special “patient” section with information, including podcasts, on colorectal cancer risks and screening tests; and can help find a gastroenterologist near you
Fight Colorectal Cancer
Toll-free number: 1-877-4CRC-111 (1-877-427-2111)
Offers information on diagnosis and treatment, a phone or email Answer Line to help those with colorectal cancer questions, access to an online support community, and a monthly electronic newsletter
Colon Cancer Alliance
Toll-free number: 1-877-422-2030
Offers support and information for survivors, caregivers, and others touched by colorectal cancer (CRC); a Buddy Program that matches people for one-on-one support, an online support program called My CCA Support where those affected by CRC can connect with others, and more
No matter who you are, we can help. Contact us anytime, day or night, for information and support. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit www.cancer.org.
Last Medical Review: 10/15/2015
Last Revised: 01/20/2016