Additional resources for basal and squamous cell skin cancers
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:
For information on skin cancer, a skin cancer risk assessment, a locator for free skin cancer screenings, and a dermatologist locator
Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
Has free sun safety information
Skin Cancer Foundation
Toll-free number: 1-800-754-6490 (1-800-SKIN-490)
Has pictures and descriptions of skin cancers, information and educational materials, and newsletters
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)
Has a Skin Cancer Self-Exam Kit and Journal, which can be printed from the website, “Skin Cancer Takes Friends” – a state-by-state guide to free skin cancer screenings (usually conducted May thru July), and a Dermatologic Surgeon Locator you can search by zip code
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: 04/01/2016
Last Revised: 05/10/2016