Cancer.Net, ASCO's patient information website, offers a variety of resources to assist patients and family members with questions about genetic testing and familial risk management.
American Cancer Society
Information about hereditary risk and basic information about genetic testing.
Assess Your Risk
Created by Bright Pink, this tool to help patients assess their personal level of risk for breast and ovarian cancer.
Information on the BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes and hereditary cancer risk.
Provides helpful tools, resources, and a supportive community to women at high-risk for developing breast and/or ovarian cancer.
FORCE: Fighting Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer
A national non-profit dedicated to improving the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer.
Hereditary Colon Cancer Foundation
The Hereditary Colon Cancer Foundation is a nonprofit organization serving the hereditary colorectal cancer community.
Lynch Syndrome International
Lynch Syndrome International (LSI) provides support for individuals afflicted with Lynch syndrome, creating public awareness of the syndrome, educating members of the general public and health care professionals and providing support for Lynch syndrome research endeavors.
National Society of Genetic Counselors
NSGC offers user-friendly tools and resources to help patients find answers to the questions they may have about genetic counselors.