Support and Resources
National Cancer Institute - Lists hundreds of cancer clinical trials and explains processes for participation.
- What is Cancer?
- What are Clinical Trials?
- Paying for Clinical Trials
- Patient Safety in Clinical Trials
- Deciding to Take Part in a Clinical Trial
- How to Join a Clinical Trial
- Questions to Ask
American Cancer Society - Discover what patients need to know about clinical trials to help with decision-making.
Cancer Support Community - A place for patients to find support groups, helplines, and online communities to share experiences in living with cancer.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - Learn more about cancer types, data and statistics, research, and survivorship.
Cancer Connection Alaska - Resource for Alaskan residents to find travel assistance to cancer treatments, support groups, and other local services.
Cancer Connection Idaho - Provides a place for Idaho residents touched by cancer to find non-clinical support, resources, education, and a sense of community.
Utah Cancer Action Network - A guide for all Utahns - cancer survivors, healthcare providers, community-based organizations, policymakers, etc. - who want to prevent and control cancer in the state.
Washington Cancer Partnership - Resources on diagnosis, treatment, survivorship, quality of life, and research in the state of Washington.
PearlPoint Cancer Support - Extensive and individualized cancer information on side effects, nutrition, clinical trials, etc. for survivors and healthcare professionals.
For more information about the National Cancer Institute (NCI) Community Oncology Research Program - NCORP - visit ncorp.cancer.gov.