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Our 24/7 cancer helpline provides support for people dealing with cancer. We can connect you with trained cancer information specialists who will answer questions about a cancer diagnosis and provide guidance and a compassionate ear.
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At our National Cancer Information Center trained Cancer Information Specialists can answer questions 24 hours a day, every day of the year to empower you with accurate, up-to-date information to help you make educated health decisions. We connect patients, caregivers, and family members with valuable services and resources.
Or ask us how you can get involved and support the fight against cancer. Some of the topics we can assist with include:
For medical questions, we encourage you to review our information with your doctor.
If you enjoy using a computer or sharing information on social media then being a virtual volunteer may be a good fit for you. In this volunteer area, you would use your online and social media skills to share important messages that save lives – such as information about cancer advocacy, online petitions, and fundraising needs. Volunteer duties in this area can range from emailing your state legislature to help make cancer a national priority, to participating in a virtual version of Relay For Life.
Online volunteer opportunities are often available in the following programs:
In addition, be sure to consider volunteering for our Community Events which all have online and social sharing opportunities. At the American Cancer Society, we offer numerous ways for volunteers to join us in the fight against cancer. Sign-up to volunteer with the American Cancer Society and help us finish that fight.