Resources For Cancer Warriors

As you go through this challenging time, there are a myriad of resources to help you and your family…you are not alone

Cancer Care provides telephone, online and face-to-face counseling, support groups, education, publications and financial and co-payment assistance

Cancer and Careers empowers and educates people with cancer to thrive in their workplace, by providing expert advice, interactive tools and educational events

The Job Accommodation Network (JAN) is the leading source of free, expert, and confidential guidance on workplace accommodations and disability employment issues is a database of privately and public funded clinical studies conducted around the world

The ACS is a nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer,through research,
education, advocacy, and service

Livestrong at the YMCA. assists those who are living with cancer to regain strength and connect with other cancer survivors. Participants experience improved fitness and quality of life as well as significant decreases in cancer-related fatigue

Cancer.Net provides easy-to-understand, up to date, reliable cancer information, reviewed and approved by oncology experts

Cleaning For A Reason is a nonprofit organization that provides free house cleaning for cancer patients

The National Lymphedema Network strives to increase awareness of lymphedema & support the availability of quality medical treatment for all individuals at risk for or affected by lymphedema

Mary’s Place by the Sea is dedicated to supporting women who are receiving treatment for cancer.  They provide services such as oncology massages, nutrition education, individual counseling, expressive writing, reflexology, Reiki, guided meditation, prayer, & yoga…at no cost to guests

LympheDIVAs is dedicated to creating medically correct and fashionable compression apparel for the savvy and stylish breast cancer survivor with lymphedema which will inspire her to feel beautiful, strong, and confident

The Heal documentary & book completely changed my life.
HEAL by Kelly Noonan Gores & Adam Schomer addresses the power of the mind to heal the body. Spiritual leaders (such as Deepak Chopra) ,physicians & those with chronic illnesses reveal the powerful connection between the human psyche and physical health.

The Radical Remission book and docuseries were also life changing for me. Kelly Turner, PH.D., provides results of her research on people who have defied a serious or terminal cancer diagnosis with a complete reversal of the disease. Radical Remission shows that it is possible to beat cancer even if it seems hopeless.