A variety of resources are available for cancer patients and their families and/or caregivers.

Cancer.Net

ASCO’s patient information website offers survivors a wide range of oncologist-approved information about adjusting to life after a cancer diagnosis and completion of treatment. Cancer.Net resources include:

American Cancer Society

Find information about getting and staying healthy and active during and after cancer treatment, stories from other survivors, and dealing with the possibility of recurrence.

Cancer Support Community

Offers important information and resources to help individuals through the journey of cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Listen.Learn.Act – Cancer Survival Toolbox 

This free self-learning audio program is designed for patients and can be given to newly diagnosed patients as well as those transitioning off treatment.  The program also includes a facilitator’s manual for providers.

LIVESTRONG Survivor Interviews

Hear firsthand accounts of the experiences of other men, women and caregivers. Includes over 200 individual stories detailing personal experiences with cancer and insights on pain management, fertility, fatigue, living with uncertainty, caring for a loved one with cancer and more.

Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Survivorship Center

The center offers programs designed for survivors, providing physical and emotional support. The website includes a series of videos of selected meetings, lectures, and discussions designed to assist in adjustment to life after cancer treatment.

National Cancer Institute

STAR Survivorship Program

Offered through the Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, the STAR (Survivors Taking Action & Responsibility) Program is a comprehensive long-term follow-up program for adult survivors of pediatric cancer that follows survivors through adulthood focusing on their special medical and psychological needs.

SurvivorLink™

SurvivorLink™ is a website designed to help survivors of childhood cancer. Find information regarding late and long-term effects of cancer treatment, survivor care clinics, and insurance coverage facts.