ASCO is committed to supporting cancer care providers and patients affected by the California wildfires and other natural disasters with resources and information.

Resources for Care Providers

For practice inquiries, please email or call Julia Tomkins (571-483-1651) or Allison Hirschorn (571-483-1653).

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Resources:

Additional Resources:

Resources for Patients

Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Resources:

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Resources:

The NCI Contact Center can help with disaster preparation, updates, and finding care, Monday-Friday from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM Eastern time.

CancerCare, which provides free professional support services to help patients and caregivers manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer, can provide information about local and regional resources to help address the needs that arise.

  • 1-800-813-HOPE

Rx Open helps patients find nearby open pharmacies in areas impacted by disaster.

Cancer.Net has helpful information for patients:

Information is also available in Spanish: