CancerCare

1 (800) 813-HOPE (4673)

http://www.cancercare.org/services

Professional oncology social workers provide free emotional and practical support for people with cancer, caregivers, loved ones and the bereaved.

Cancer Legal Resource Center

1 (866) 843-2572

http://www.disabilityrightslegalcenter.org

Provides information and education about cancer-related legal issues to the public through its national telephone assistance line (includes insurance appeals, employment rights and leave time, access to healthcare and government benefits, estate planning, etc.)

CureLauncher

1 (800) 488-6632

http://www.curelauncher.com

Provides help to find appropriate clinical trials. The user can search for his or her illness and then match the vast number of clinical trials to what best fits his or her situation.

LIVESTRONG Foundation

1 (855) 220-7777

http://www.livestrong.org/we-can-help

Provides information and guidance to learn your options, what to expect and what questions to ask, no matter where you are in your cancer journey.

Patient Advocate Foundation

1 (800) 532-5274

http://www.patientadvocate.org/help.php

Provides patients with mediation and arbitration services to help resolve healthcare issues.  Through supported grants, partnerships and targeted donations, PAF operates programs to assist with financial issues.  This includes a Co-Pay Relief Program for those meeting disease and income eligibility guidelines.

 

For further resources, please visit the National Cancer Institute at http://supportorgs.cancer.gov