Psychosocial Service

Program

How to Access

Locations Available

Capacity

Emotional support

ACS’ Reach to Recovery (Breast Cancer)

Emotional support—face-to-face or telephone

www.cancer.org/docroot/ESN/content/ESN_3_1x_Reach_to_Recovery_5.asp

 

 

1-800-ACS-2345 (toll free)

 

 

Emotional support

Association of Cancer Online Resources

Emotional support—online chat

www.oncochat.org

In all 50 states

 

Emotional support

Bloch Cancer Foundation

Emotional support—telephone, peer matching

www.blochcancer.org

In all 50 states

In 2006, received nearly 3,700 calls and e-mails from people requesting information and/or a match with a survivor of the same type of cancer

1-800-433-0464 (toll free)

 

Matched more than 1,100 people with one or more of the nearly 500 cancer survivors around the country who volunteer for Bloch Cancer Foundation

Emotional support

Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network (Bladder Cancer)

Online emotional support group

www.bcan.org

In all 50 states

 



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