Additional resources for vulvar 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*
In addition to the American Cancer Society, other sources of patient information and support include*:
Foundation for Women’s Cancer (formerly Gynecologic Cancer Foundation)
Toll-free number: 1-800-444-4441
Offers referrals to gynecologic oncologists and has information about how to prevent, detect, and treat female cancer; also the booklet, “Renewing Intimacy and Sexuality After Gynecologic Cancer.” Educational programs for survivors are also offered throughout the country.
National Cancer Institute
Toll-free number: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)
Offers current information about many types of cancer, diagnosis, treatment, and research, as well as information for the family and children of people with cancer
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS)
Toll-free number: 1-888- 650-9127
1-877-622-7937(1-877-NCCS-YES) for some publications and Cancer Survivor Toolbox® orders
Has publications on many cancer-related topics; also offers the Cancer Survival Toolbox – a free program that teaches skills that can help people meet the challenges of cancer
National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)
Website: www. www.nccn.org
The NCCN, made up of experts from many of the nation's leading cancer centers, develops cancer treatment guidelines for doctors to use when treating patients. Those are available on the NCCN website.
Last Medical Review: 07/02/2014
Last Revised: 02/16/2016