Survivorship

2310 Skokie Valley Road
Suite 104
Highland Park, IL 60035
888-597-7674
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No Local Chapter

PROVIDES:

  • Find a transplant center via directory online
  • Peer Support Programs
  • Talk to a survivor or family member
  • Tips for family caregivers
  • Help with finances/insurance
  • Resources
  • Drug database
  • Books and support publications – patient handbooks
  • Advocacy

275 Seventh Avenue
New York, NY 10001
800-813-HOPE (4673)
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PROVIDES:

  • Counseling by Oncology Social Worker available by telephone
  • Education Workshops
  • Publications (order form) by type of cancer
  • Financial Assistance – online
  • Information for Healthcare Professionals

1058 Old Des Peres Rd.
St. Louis, MO 63131
314-238-2000
314-909-9900
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PROVIDES:

Free educational programs, support groups, separate groups for bereaved and caregivers, education workshops, and mind-body activities such as: yoga, relaxation, & visualization. Also provides vouchers towards the cost of medical supplies directly related to a cancer diagnosis through their Staenberg Family Cancer Services program. Nutritional supplements, incontinence and ostomy supplies, lymphedema sleeves, wigs, and DME such as walkers, shower chairs, etc. are additionally available. Patient needs a referral from a social worker, nurse, or physician; form available online.

SSM St. Joseph Health Center & St. Joseph West
300 First Capitol Dr.
St. Charles, MO 63301
636-947-5009
Nancy Gassner
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1st Thursday of the month

Time 5:30-7:30 p.m.

A light dinner will be served.

To register  Call 636-755-3056

Charlotte NC
(310)203-9232
www.cancervive.org

Helps Reentering School And Workplace
Offers Books And Videos For All Ages
Ask The Expert: Email For Legal Questions
Phone – Main List Of Scholarships For Survivors

618-236-5863
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Illinois Department on Aging provision of case management services for senior citizens.  Provides a comprehensive needs assessment and service coordination to assist older persons gain access to needed services.

Eligibility determinations for the IL Dept. on Aging Community Care Program.  Home delivered meals assessments, elder abuse investigations.

810 Fairgrove Church Road SE
Hickory, NC 28602
828-326-3000
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Life Goes On Support Group

meets the third Monday 6p.m. for cancer patients and their families/friends. Contact Peggy Messick at 828/485-2300 ext. 6202.

Hearts of Hope Breast Cancer Support Group meets the last Tuesday of the month 7p.m.  Contact Brenda Putnam at 828/485-2300 ext. 6210 .

Strides to Recovery

A 12-week wellness program for cancer patients that includes one-on-one exercise prescription, nutrition counseling, and relaxation techniques to assist cancer patients with regaining strength and stamina.  Contact Tracy Glover at 828/326-3680.

Charlotte NC
www.cbtf.org

Provides Info And Resources For Survivors
And Newly Diagnosed

12303 DePaul Drive
Bridgeton, MO 63044
314-344-6090
Nora Reuther
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A Cancer Information Center is located in the Radiation Oncology Center waiting room area.  Wigs, turbans, and literature on different kinds of cancer, prevention, early detection and treatment options are located in this area.

All cancer support services at DePaul are open to anyone seeking information or support related to a cancer diagnosis, not only patients who receive their treatment at DePaul.

See also I Can Cope and Cancer Care Support Group for support programs they offer.

See info under Cancer Care Support Group DePaul Hospital

2201 E Sixth St
Austin TX 78702
(866) 965-7205
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PROVIDES:

  • Reproductive information, support and hope to cancer patients and survivors whose medical treatments present the risk of infertility. Cancer and Fertility Information & News
  • Financial Assistance
  • Research and Trials
  • Additional Resources
  • Fertile Hope is a national LIVESTRONG initiative