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Bloch Cancer Foundation

Sources of information about cancer, treatments, and fighting cancer

1-800-433-0464 (toll free)

Brain Tumor Society

General overview of brain tumors (symptoms, diagnosis, pathology, subtypes of brain tumors) and information on treatment options; complementary and alternative medicine; and finding brain tumor centers, financial and insurance resources, and support groups

1-800-770-8287 (toll free)

C3: Colorectal Cancer Coalition

Diagnosis, treatment options, dealing with side effects, and support services and resources

Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation

General overview of various types of cancer, treatment options, and emerging therapies

1-800-227-2732 (toll free)


Diagnoses, treatment types, and multiple psychosocial support services

1-800-813-HOPE (toll free)

Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation

Treatments, finding support groups, financial assistance, cancer-related news, and where to find treatment clinics

1-800-366-2223 (toll free)

Colon Cancer Alliance

Colorectal rectal cancer, treatment, clinical trials, finding support services

1-877-422-2030 (toll free)

Colorectal Cancer Network

Colorectal cancer, treatment options, clinical trials, and finding treatment centers and support


Information on childhood cancers, treatments, side effects, hospitals, and clinical trials

1-800-458-6223 (toll free)

Provides a directory of national and local support services


Facing Our Risk for Cancer Empowerment (Breast Cancer)

Telephone hotline matching patients to peer counselors and information about breast cancer

1-866-824-7475 (toll free)

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