Additional resources for kidney cancer
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.
National organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
Urology Care Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-866-828-7866
Information about kidney cancer and other cancers of the urological system. Some available in Spanish.
Information, education, online and phone chats with health professionals, nurse hotline, and doctor locator service. Some online information available in Spanish, French, Portuguese, German, or Italian.
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER) TTY: 1-800-332-8615
Offers a wide variety of free, accurate, up-to-date information about many types of cancer to patients, their families, and the general public; has information about coping and family; and can also help people find clinical trials in their area.
National Kidney Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-855-653-2273 (1-855-NKF-CARES)
Information about kidney cancer and other urinary tract diseases, and organ donation. (Spanish materials are also available.)
VHL (Von Hippel-Lindau) Family Alliance
Toll-free number: 1-800-767-4845
Phone number: 1-617-277-5667
Information about being diagnosed with and living with von Hippel-Lindau disease for patients and caregivers; also resources and online discussions. Support groups available in some areas.
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: 02/24/2014
Last Revised: 02/10/2016