Cancer survivorship is growing. Better treatments, stronger support programs and individuals choosing to become empowered patients are all making a difference. Many survivors face a myriad of physical, emotional, social, mental and medical issues but today more is known and more is being done to help survivors address them. Top experts and organizations are developing survivorship programs. Patient Power brings these experts to you so you too can be an informed and powerful patient or caregiver who stays in-the-know about living as a cancer survivor.
You’ll notice Patient Power has a robust list of partners, typically non-profit patient advocacy groups and allied organizations, that are devoted to support patients and families facing a serious diagnosis. Day-in-day-out they take calls, send out booklets, hold conferences and raise money to do good. When it comes to cancer, these are the folks who can connect you with inspiration and a mentor in a flash. Call them, visit their websites. They are the backbone of cancer survivorship today.
The following organizations support cancer patients and survivors across all types of cancer. Click on their logos to visit their websites. For an advocacy group in a particular cancer, please browse our entire partner list.