General Cancer Information And Support

A wealth of cancer and cancer-related information is available online, from prevention to diagnosis and treatment alternatives to emotional support and personal activism.

To help our patients and their families find accurate and up-to-date information, we recommend the following resources.

Resources

American Cancer Society

Supports Research, provides printed materials, and conducts educational programs.

Contact Info: 
800-227-2345

American Institute for Cancer Research

Provides information about prevention, nutrition hotline, and pen pal support network.

Contact Info: 
800-843-8114

American Society of Clinical Oncology

Provides latest study results.

Contact Info: 
703-299-0150

Cancer 411.org

Provides database of ongoing Clinical Trials, news articles and other patient information.

Contact Info: 
877-226-2741

Cancer Care, Inc.

Support, information, financial assistance, and practical help to patients and their family.

Contact Info: 
800-813-4673

Community Cancer Network

All services are provided to clients locally at no charge, supported by individual donors, health care providers, and the allied non-profit agencies in the Greater Lafayette area.

Contact Info: 
765-446-5220 or toll-free 888-523-2261

National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine

Provides the latest news, research, events, and clinical trials in complementary medicine.

Contact Info: 
888-644-6226

National Cancer Institute

Comprehensive site about cancer prevention, definitions, genetics, and clinical trials.

Contact Info: 
800-422-6237

Cancer.net

Links all ASCO information and materials in addition to giving communication access to people with cancer.

Contact Info: 
703-797-1914

Susan G. Komen for the Cure

As the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, we’re working together to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures.

The Wellness Community

Offers stress reduction and education workshops, nutrition guidance, exercise sessions and social events.

Contact Info: 
888-793-9355

CaringBridge

The Unity Cancer Center gives you access to CaringBridge, a free, easy-to-use Internet service designed to help friends and family stay connected and informed during a loved one’s serious illness.

CaringBridge sites include:

  • Guestbook for messages of comfort and support
  • Photo gallery
  • Patient care journal for updates

Create your personal site in just 3 simple steps!

Greater Lafayette YWCA Women's Cancer Program

  • No insurance?
  • Unmet deductibles?
  • Insurance doesn't cover Pap tests and mammograms?

You may be eligible for a free Pap test and mammogram. Call the YWCA Women's Cancer Program to find out:

Contact Info: 
765-742-4375 or 1-800-770-9004 (toll free)

Lung Cancer Team

A multidisciplinary approach to lung care.

Our Lung Cancer Team is ready to help dispel the doubts and replace them with the hope that you can overcome lung cancer by utilizing the coordinated efforts of multiple experts in the field of lung care.

View the members of our Lung Cancer Team!