Additional resources for vaginal 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 organizations and websites*
Along with the American Cancer Society, other sources of information and support include:
Foundation for Women’s Cancer (formerly the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation)
Toll-free number: 1-800-444-4441
Has a directory of specially trained gynecologic oncologists practicing in the US; free information; and an online “survivor section” featuring articles on personal issues such as fertility, sexuality and quality of life aimed at creating an online community for women with cancer.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
Toll-free number: 1-800-422-6237 (1-800-4-CANCER)
Their “Cancer Information Service” offers a wide variety of free, accurate, up-to-date information about cancer to patients, their families, and the general public; also can help people find clinical trials in their area.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)
Toll-free number: 1-877-622-7937 (1-877-NCCS-YES)
Publications on many cancer-related topics, including employment and health insurance. Materials are also offered in Spanish. Also offers the Cancer Survival Toolbox – a free program that teaches skills that can help people with cancer meet the challenges of their illness.
Last Medical Review: 06/17/2014
Last Revised: 02/16/2016