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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 organizations and websites*

In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include:

American Liver Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-GO-LIVER (1-800-465-4837)
Website: www.liverfoundation.org

    Provides free information on primary liver cancer, liver transplants, and other liver diseases. They offer support groups in some areas, and also have materials in Spanish and Chinese

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Website: www.cancer.gov

    Provides free information on all types of cancer, living with cancer, support information for families of people with cancer, research, and more

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Toll-free number: 1-888-650-9127
1-877-NCCS-YES (622-7937) for some publications and Cancer Survivor Toolbox® orders
Website: www.canceradvocacy.org

    Offers information on work, health insurance, and more. The Cancer Survival Toolbox is a free, self-learning audio program to help cancer survivors and caregivers develop practical tools needed to deal with the diagnosis, treatment and challenges of cancer. Listen online or order CDs. Also in Spanish and Chinese

Patient Advocate Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-532-5274
Website: www.patientadvocate.org

    Helps mediate among the patient and insurer, employer, or creditors to resolve insurance, job, or debt problems related to their cancer. Helps people get access to care and keep job and financial stability

United Network for Organ Sharing
Toll-free number: 1-888-894-6361
Website: www.unos.org

    Maintains international waiting lists and medical databases to help match organ donors and recipients. Offers a free publication, “The Patient Information Kit about Transplantation” (visit the UNOS Store online) and a special website on transplants at www.transplantliving.org

*Inclusion on this list does not imply endorsement by the American Cancer Society.

Last Medical Review: 03/31/2016
Last Revised: 04/28/2016