Resources for People Affected by Cancer

We understand that coping with a diagnosis can be overwhelming and that cancer impacts all aspects of your life. The American Psychosocial Oncology Society is committed to helping direct patients and caregivers to resources, programs and support that may ease the cancer journey. Please note, this list of resources is not meant to be exhaustive, but highlights resources that may benefit you, your family, or patients with cancer.

General Information on Cancer

American Cancer Society

The American Cancer Society provides the public with accurate, up-to-date information on all aspects of cancer through a toll-free information line, website and published materials. Patients, family members and friends can learn about cancer and be connected to resources in their communities, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, by calling 1-800-ACS-2345 or visiting the website. is the American Society of Clinical Oncology’s (ASCO) patient information website.

National Cancer Institute

General medical information on cancer and treatment and information on clinical trials.


Cancer resources for patients and healthcare professionals

If your agency is interested in being on our list of resources, please contact us at

Support Line: 1.800.227.2345

Support Line: 1.800.813.HOPE (4673)

Support Line: 1.888.793.9355