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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*

Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:

Urology Care Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-828-7866
Website: www.urologyhealth.org

    Offers free brochures on prostate cancer and screening as well as online information on diseases of the prostate, bladder, and other urology health issues in the “Urology A – Z” section of their website.

National Association for Continence
Toll-free number: 1-800-252-3337 (1-800-BLADDER)
Website: www.nafc.org

    Offers information and support to all people who are living with incontinence and has information for men who have had prostate surgery. Also available in Spanish.

National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER); TYY: 1-800-332-8615
Website: www.cancer.gov

    Has accurate, up-to-date information about cancer for patients, their families, and the general public; also helps people find clinical trials in their area

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Toll-free number: 1-888-650-9127
1-877-622-7937 (1-877-NCCS-YES) for 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.

Prostate Cancer Foundation (formerly CaPCURE)
Toll-free number: 1-800-757-2873 (1-800-757-CURE) or 1-310-570-4700
Website: www.pcf.org

    Has information on prostate cancer and treatment options as well as patient guides and survivor stories

US Too International, Inc.
Toll-free number: 1-800-808-7866 (1-800-80-US-TOO)
Website: www.ustoo.org

    Offers information about all stages of prostate cancer, different treatment options, new research findings and current clinical trials, and some referrals to local support groups

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

Last Medical Review: 01/09/2015
Last Revised: 02/09/2016