A Guide to Cancer Support and Research Organizations

Explore a curated guide featuring key organizations dedicated to supporting cancer patients through research, education, advocacy, and direct support services. This comprehensive list spans various cancer types, from blood to breast cancer, and includes government agencies and philanthropic foundations contributing to the global fight against cancer. Whether you're seeking the latest in cancer research, need support navigating your diagnosis, or looking for ways to contribute to the cause, this guide serves as an invaluable resource for patients, caregivers, and advocates alike.

Navigating the complexities of a cancer diagnosis requires access to reliable information and support. To aid in this journey, our latest blog post introduces a diverse array of organizations committed to advancing cancer research, providing educational resources, and supporting patients and their families. From specialized research institutes to comprehensive support networks, this guide connects you with the organizations at the forefront of the fight against cancer, ensuring you have the tools and community needed to face this challenge with confidence and support.

Research and Education

  • National Cancer Institute (NCI): Advances cancer research, patient support. NCI Website
  • American Association for Cancer Research (AACR): Promotes cancer research and education. AACR Website
  • Cancer Research Institute (CRI): Immunotherapy research funding and resources. CRI Website
  • The V Foundation for Cancer Research: Funds diverse cancer research. The V Foundation Website
  • Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF): Advances breast cancer research. BCRF Website

Support and Advocacy

  • American Cancer Society (ACS): Comprehensive support including research and advocacy. ACS Website
  • Cancer Support Community: Support services and education for those affected by cancer. Cancer Support Community Website
  • LIVESTRONG Foundation: Supports cancer survivors and families. LIVESTRONG Website
  • CancerCare: Free professional support services for those affected by cancer. CancerCare Website
  • National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS): Quality care advocacy and survivor resources. NCCS Website
  • Stand Up To Cancer (SU2C): Accelerates cancer research funding. SU2C Website
  • Mesothelioma Cancer Support: Cancer support and treatment information for victims and families. Mesothelioma Website

Government Agencies

  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - Cancer Prevention and Control: Cancer prevention and research initiatives.

Philanthropic Foundations