The following resources may be helpful in considering participation in a clinical trial and learning more about new treatment options for cancer.

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The American Cancer Society is on a mission to free the world from cancer. Until then, the ACS will be funding and conducting research, sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about prevention.

CancerCare® is the leading national organization dedicated to providing free, professional support services including counseling, support groups, educational workshops, publications and financial assistance to anyone affected by cancer. All CancerCare services are provided by oncology social workers and world-leading cancer experts.

Cancer Support Community: As the largest professionally led nonprofit network of cancer support worldwide, the Cancer Support Community (CSC) is dedicated to ensuring that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.

Non-small Cell Lung Cancer Resources

The LUNGevity Foundation is firmly committed to making an immediate impact on increasing quality of life and survivorship of all people diagnosed with lung cancer by accelerating research into early detection and more effective treatments, as well as providing community, support, and education for all those affected by the disease.

The 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. They work to change the reality of living with lung cancer by ending stigma, increasing public and private research funding, and ensuring access to care.

A Breath of Hope Lung Foundation fights lung cancer by funding innovative U.S. lung cancer research, raising awareness and supporting lung cancer patients and families. The Foundation engages and supports patients through events, resources, educational materials, monthly support meetings and companionship programs.

Cutaneous Melanoma Resources

AIM at Melanoma is a global foundation dedicated to finding more effective treatments and, ultimately, the cure for melanoma. The organization works to advance research, raise the voice of the melanoma community through advocacy, and provide information for patients, families and caregivers. AIM also offers support groups, online chats, and connections to medical experts.

The Melanoma Research Foundation (MRF) is the largest independent organization devoted to melanoma. Committed to the support of medical research in finding effective treatments and a cure, the MRF also educates patients and physicians about prevention, diagnosis and the treatment of melanoma.

Urothelial (Bladder) Cancer Resources

BCAN is the only national advocacy organization devoted to advancing bladder cancer research and supporting those impacted by the disease. BCAN advocates for greater public awareness and increased funding for research to identify effective treatments and a cure for bladder cancer. Resources for caregivers and those living with bladder cancer and urothelial carcinoma are provided.

Head and Neck Cancer Resources

Head and Neck Cancer Alliance’s mission is to advance prevention, detection, treatment and rehabilitation of oral, head and neck cancer through public awareness, research, advocacy and survivorship. HNCA provides support to head and neck cancer patients throughout the year, supports ongoing research in head and neck oncology and educates children and adults in the disease process, treatment and prevention of oral, head and neck cancers.

Oral Cancer Foundation aims to reduce suffering and save lives through prevention, education, research funding, advocacy, and patient support activities.

Triple-negative Breast Cancer Resources

The Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation aims to find better treatment options and eventually a cure for TNBC. The Foundation directly supports patients through their helpline, financial assistance program, and educational resources and is a credible source for TNBC information, research and patient advocacy.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer is a national nonprofit organization that seeks to create a world that understands there is more than one way to have breast cancer. The organization provides information and community support, offering on-demand emotional, practical, and evidence-based content for those newly diagnosed, in treatment, post-treatment, and living with metastatic disease or triple negative breast cancer.

Breastcancer.org connects individuals with expert medical information, the latest research news, and recommend personalized treatment plans, to help those living with breast cancer make the best decisions for their lives. Their virtual online forum for women with triple negative breast cancer connects women and allows for sharing experiences and messages of support.