Resource Guide for Stomach Cancer

RESOURCES

Address: 250 Williams Street NW Atlanta, GA 30303

Phone: 1-800-227-2345

Internet Address: http://www.cancer.org

Description of Services Provided: The American Cancer Society provides educational information about all types of cancer, and news and research resources for patients, their families, and caregivers. Live chat via Internet is available to get information and support. The site also provides access to clinical trial information and treatment centers. Volunteer, donation, and fundraising information are also available.

RESOURCES

Address: 275 Seventh Avenue New York, NY 10001

Phone: 1-800-813-4673

Internet address: http://www.cancercare.org

Description of services provided: CancerCare is a nonprofit organization that offers numerous resources. You can register for the free educational workshops that are offered over the telephone, covering a variety of topics each month. The site also features online support groups, news items, and an electronic newsletter. You can find information in the "reading room;" topics include Practical Help, Emotional Support, Medical Concerns, and Specialized Programs.

RESOURCES

Address: BG 9609 MSC 9760 9609 Medical Center Drive Bethesda, MD 20892-9760

Phone: 1-800-422-6237

Internet Address: http://www.cancer.gov

Description of Services Provided: This site provides information on all types of cancer, including statistics, information on clinical trials, and research news.

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