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American Cancer Society

http://www.cancer.org

American Cancer Society’s mission is to save lives, celebrate lives, and lead the fight for a world without cancer.

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American Society of Clinical Oncology - Cancer.Net

http://www.cancer.net

Expertise and resources of ASCO to people living with cancer and those who care for and care about them.

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Association of Community Cancer Centers--Metastatic Breast Cancer Resources and Tools

http://resources.accc-cancer.org/metastatic-breast-cancer/?_zs=In9ad1&_zl=CcIU3

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Cancer Care

http://www.cancercare.org

National organization providing free, professional support services and information to help people manage the emotional, practical and financial challenges of cancer.

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Cancer Legal Resource Center

https://thedrlc.org/cancer/

866-843-2572

Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) is a program of the Disability Rights Legal Center (DRLC), a 501C-3 non-profit, public interest advocacy organization that champions the civil rights of people with disabilities as well as those affected by cancer and other serious illness.  DRLC’s Cancer Legal Resource Center provides information through its national telephone assistance line, outreach programs and community activities to educate and to support cancer patients, their families, healthcare professionals and advocates on matters like maintaining employment through treatment, accessing healthcare and government benefits, taking medical leave and estate planning.

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Cancer Quest

http://www.cancerquest.org

1510 Clifton Road, NE , Atlanta, GA 30322

404-727-0308

CancerQuest is a cancer education and outreach program at Emory University.  We provide reliable information about cancer biology and treatment.

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Cancer Support Community: A Global Network of Education and Hope

https://www.cscatlanta.org/

5775 PEACHTREE DUNWOODY RD BLDG C, STE 225, Atlanta, GA

404.843.1880

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Cancer.Net: How Cancer is Treated

https://www.cancer.net/

888-651-3038

Cancer.Net is trusted, compassionate information for people with cancer and their families and caregivers, from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), the voice of the world’s cancer physicians and oncology professionals.

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Center for Black Women’s Wellness

http://www.cbww.org

477 Windsor Street Suite 309, Atlanta, GA 30312

404-688-9202

Over the past 30 years, the Center for Black Women’s Wellness has created a legacy in the Atlanta community. That legacy ensures that women and families will always have access to quality healthcare. We know physical, mental, emotional, and financial health is the foundation for full and productive lives where individuals can thrive and not merely survive. CBWW offers wellness programs, women's economic programs, breast screenings and more.

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Champions Can! Foundation for Cancer Wellness, Inc.

https://www.championscanfoundation.org

706-631-1030

Champions Can! Foundation for Cancer Wellness, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that advocates for cancer survivorship by striving to provide services to unite, support, and educate individuals before during, and after their course of cancer treatment with the goal of promoting cancer survivorship and improving quality of life, regardless of the cancer diagnosis.

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Colon Cancer Alliance

http://www.ccalliance.org

1025 Vermont Ave NW Suite 1066 , Washington, DC 20005

877-422-2030

The Colorectal Cancer Alliance's mission is to empower a nation of allies who work with us to provide support for patients and families, caregivers, and survivors; to raise awareness of preventive measures; and inspire efforts to fund critical research.

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CURE - Cancer Updates Research & Education

http://www.CureToday.com

2 Clarke Drive Suite 100, Cranbury, NJ 08512

800-210-2873

CURE magazine, launched in 2002 for cancer patients, survivors and caregivers, has become the largest consumer magazine in the United States focused entirely on cancer.

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Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund (GBCCF)

http://www.gabcc.org

5456 Peachtree Blvd, Suite 432 , Chamblee, GA 30341

(404) 548-7987

The Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund is a non-profit education and advocacy organization founded by breast cancer survivors. We exist to focus the attention of Georgians on the epidemic proportions of breast cancer. We work diligently to bring together individuals and organizations with a commitment to ending this devastating disease. Since 1994, GABCC has been instrumental in breast cancer education and advocacy work.

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Georgia Ovarian Cancer Alliance (GOCA)

http://www.gaovariancancer.org

6065 Roswell Rd, Suite 512 , Sandy Springs, GA 30328

(404) 255-1337

an organization designed to increase awareness and educate Georgia's women and their families as well as the healthcare community about risks, symptoms, and treatment of ovarian cancer leading to earlier detection. GOCA serves the metropolitan Atlanta area with public outreach programs and fundraising events and is working to expand statewide outreach.

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GIST (Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor) Support International

http://www.GISTsupport.org

12 Bomaca Drive , Doylestown, PA 18901

215- 340-9374

GIST Support International (GSI) is an all-volunteer, non-profit organization that reaches out to GIST patients and their families and friends to provide education and support. GSI promotes and encourages ongoing research in the quest for a cure for Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor.

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Glory, Hope & Life

https://www.gloryhopelife.org/

725 Jesse Jewell Parkway Suite 270, Gainesville, GA 30501

770-533-4705

The establishment of Glory, Hope & Life is the result of our shared philosophy of collaboration and a desire to minimize barriers to services and resources.

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GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer

https://go2foundation.org/

Dedicated to saving, extending, and improving the lives of those vulnerable, at risk, and diagnosed with lung cancer.

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Horizons Community Solutions

http://www.sgacancer.org/

2332 Lake Park Drive , Albany, GA 31707

229-352-9100

Horizons Community Solutions coordinates, facilitates and supports cancer control efforts throughout the region to ensure southwest Georgians have access to the highest quality cancer education, prevention, screening, treatment and research.

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Imaginary Friend Society

https://www.imaginaryfriendsociety.com/home

The Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation is the world's largest nonprofit dedicated to families facing a child’s brain tumor diagnosis. In addition to funding cures for the more than 100 types of childhood brain tumors, we offer family support programs and resources to equip, educate and empower families.

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IMPACT Melonoma

http://www.impactmelanoma.org

490 Virginia Road , Concord, MA 1742

800-557-6352

IMPACT Melanoma provides education, prevention, and support for the most serious form of skin cancer. We are a national non-profit organization dedicated to working to reduce the incidence of melanoma. Committed to skin cancer prevention and early detection, we provide a variety of award-winning programs which aim to raise awareness and educate the public about skin cancer, as well as support services for those struggling with the disease and caregivers.

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International Myeloma Foundation (IMF)

http://www.myeloma.org

12650 Riverside Drive, Suite 206 , North Hollywood, CA 91607

818-487-7455

The IMF is dedicated to improving the quality of life of myeloma patients while working toward prevention and a cure through our four founding principles: Research, Education, Support, and Advocacy.

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It is the Journey, Inc.

http://www.itsthejourney.org

270 Carpenter Drive Suite 515, Atlanta, GA 30328

404-531-4111

is a non-profit organization that raises funds and awareness for Georgia breast cancer organizations offering support to many women and men across the state.

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Jay's HOPE 4 Kids With Cancer

http://www.jayshope.org

1157 B Forsyth St , Macon, GA 31201

The mission of Jay's HOPE is to improve the quality of life of children with cancer and their families in Georgia by extending HOPE through emotional, spiritual, social, educational and financial support. The Fund offers meals, gas cards, and temporary lodging assistance to families who are receiving cancer treatment more than 50 miles away from their home, primarily concentrating on families at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.

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Kidney Cancer Association

http://www.kidneycancer.org

9450 SW Gemini Drive #38269 , Beaverton, OR 97008

800-850-9132

The KCA promotes scientific advances through two annual research symposia and a robust grant program, participates in legislative advocacy, and seeks to be a source of education and resources for patients, caregivers, and anyone impacted by kidney cancer.

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

Health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services

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Leukemia & Lymphoma Society - Georgia Chapter

https://www.lls.org/georgia

2859 Paces Ferry Road SE Suite 725, Atlanta, GA 30339

404-720-7900; 770- 438-6006

is an organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. The Georgia Chapter serves residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

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Lighthouse Lymphedema Network

http://www.lighthouselymphedema.org

The Lighthouse Lymphedema Network is a non-profit IRS Section 501(C)(3) organization of individuals who are lymphedema patients, or who have an interest in lymphedema. Our goal is to educate, promote awareness, and provide support for lymphedema patients, the medical community, family and caregivers, insurance companies, the general public, and lymphedema support groups.

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Livestrong

https://www.livestrong.org

623 W. 38th St. Ste 300 , Austin, TX 78705

855-220-7777

We have a Mission Question, not a Mission Statement, because we believe that we can only achieve the best solutions through asking the right questions. We ask survivors and caregivers what they need, we ask the system how it can be more person-centered, we ask innovators how we can bring impossible ideas to life.

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Living Beyond Breast Cancer

https://www.lbbc.org

40 Monument Road, Suite 104 , Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

855-807-6386

The mission of Living Beyond Breast Cancer is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support.

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Loving Arms and Cancer Outreach

https://lovingarms.support/

995 Roswell St Ne Suite 100, Marietta, GA 30060

770-590-5153

We are a non-profit organization in possession of our 5O1C3 charitable status. We have a vision of helping cancer patients and their families. Our only requirement for helping someone is that they have a diagnosis of cancer, no particular kind, just cancer.

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Lung Cancer Alliance

http://www.lungcanceralliance.org/

800-298-2436

Founded by patients and survivors, GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer, transforms survivorship as the world’s leading organization dedicated to saving, extending, and improving the lives of those vulnerable, at risk, and diagnosed with lung cancer. We work to change the reality of living with lung cancer by ending stigma, increasing public and private research funding, and ensuring access to care.

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Lymphoma Research Foundation

http://www.lymphoma.org

88 Pine Street, Suite 2400 , New York, NY 10005

212-349-2910

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) offers a wide range of support services, educational programs and free publications for people with lymphoma and their loved ones.  Whether you are newly diagnosed, want detailed information about lymphoma, are looking for ongoing support, or seeking help with long-term survivorship, LRF is here to help.

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Lymphoma Research Foundation - Georgia Chapter

http://www.lymphoma.org

88 Pine Street Suite 2400, New York, NY 10005

(404) 997-3351

is a non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about this type of cancer. LRF's mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease.

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Men Against Breast Cancer

http://www.menagainstbreastcancer.org

PO Box 150 , Adamstown, MD 21710

866-547-MABC (6222)

Men Against Breast Cancer (MABC) is the first and only national 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization designed to provide targeted support services that educate and empower men to be effective caregivers when cancer strikes.

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Mesothelioma Information and Resource Group

http://www.mirg.org

888-708-5660

We’re a small team of healthcare professionals, patient advocates, and communication specialists who have one goal: to lead the way in supporting and encouraging mesothelioma patients and their families.

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Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

http://www.multiplemyeloma.org

383 Main Avenue, 5th Floor , Norwalk, CT 06851

203-229-0464

The mission of MMRF is to find a cure for all multiple myeloma patients by relentlessly pursuing innovations that accelerate the development of precision treatments for cancer.

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My Style Matters

https://mystylematters.org/

804-400-6082

My Style Matters, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) dedicated to lifestyle remodeling in two ways: helping kids learn etiquette and social skills as well as serving cancer patients on their journey toward health.

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National Alliance of State Prostate Cancer Coalitions

http://www.naspcc.org/

1999 Avenue of the Stars, Suite 1100 , Los Angeles, CA 90067

877-627-7228

NASPCC is a nation-wide organization comprised of state PCa coalitions dedicated to saving men’s lives and enhancing the quality of life of prostate cancer patients and their families, through awareness and education and the development of a public policy network.

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National Alliance of State Prostate Cancer Coalitions

http://www.naspcc.org/

SAve men’s lives and enhancing the quality of life of prostate cancer patients and their families

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National Cancer Institute

http://www.cancer.gov

800-422-6237

The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is the federal government's principal agency for cancer research and training.

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National Cancer Institute

http://www.cancer.gov

National Cancer Institute's comprehensive information about cancer prevention and screening, diagnosis and treatment, research across the cancer spectrum, clinical trials, and news

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National Cervical Cancer Coalition ( NCCC )

https://www.nccc-online.org

PO Box 13827 , Research Triangle Park, NC 27709

800-685-5531

The National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC) was founded to help women, family members and caregivers battle the personal issues related to cervical cancer and HPV and to advocate for cervical health in all women by promoting prevention through education about early vaccination, Pap testing and HPV testing when recommended.

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National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

http://www.canceradvocacy.org

8455 Colesville Road Suite 930 , Silver Spring, MD 20910

877-NCCS-YES

NCCS’ mission is to advocate for quality cancer care for all people touched by cancer.  Founded by and for cancer survivors, NCCS created the widely accepted definition of survivorship and defines someone as a cancer survivor from the time of diagnosis and for the balance of life.

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National Comprehensive Cancer Network

https://www.nccn.org/patients

3025 Chemical Road, Suite 100 , Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462

215-690-0300

The National Comprehensive Cancer Network® (NCCN®) is a not-for-profit alliance of 30 leading cancer centers devoted to patient care, research, and education. NCCN is dedicated to improving and facilitating quality, effective, efficient, and accessible cancer care so patients can live better lives.

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National Council on the Aging

https://www.ncoa.org/

251 18th Street South Suite 500, Arlington, VA 22202

571-527-3900

We’re a respected national leader and trusted partner to help people aged 60+ meet the challenges of aging. We partner with nonprofit organizations, government, and business to provide innovative community programs and services, online help, and advocacy.

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National Marrow Donor Program: Be the Match

http://www.marrow.org

Diverse marrow registry to save lives through transplant.

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National Ovarian Cancer Coalition

http://www.ovarian.org

12221 Merit Drive, Suite 1950 , Dallas, TX 75251

888-OVARIAN

The mission of the NOCC is to save lives by fighting tirelessly to prevent and cure ovarian cancer and to improve the quality of life for Survivors.

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National Patient Advocate Foundation

http://www.npaf.org

1100 H St NW , Washington, DC 20005

202-465-5013

National Patient Advocate Foundation brings patient voices to health system delivery reform. We develop and drive initiatives promoting equitable access to affordable quality health care through policy action and public and private partnerships. Our primary objective is to prioritize the patient voice in health system delivery reform to achieve person-centered care.

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Oncolink

http://www.oncolink.org

3400 Civic Center Blvd Suite 2338, Philadelphia, PA 19104

215-349-8895

OncoLink provides tools and educational materials to support the practice of busy practitioners, including on treatment education, psychosocial support and survivorship care plans. These create a one-stop shop for patient education, enabling more impactful patient interactions, improving patient-provider communication and satisfaction.

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Oncology Nursing Society

http://www.ons.org/

Resources for oncology nurses

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a public-private partnership that creates collaboration among the state’s cancer organizations and institutions to connect more Georgians to quality, personalized cancer care. We welcome you to this one-of-a-kind online information center for all things related to cancer and survivorship care in Georgia.