Counseling Navigation Links
 
American Pain Foundation
Provides education, support and advocacy regarding pain and associated issues. Features a Pain Action Guide.
 
Cancer Care, Inc. 
1.800.813.HOPE
Online support groups and personal telephone social worker assistance. Offers free support and booklets for a variety of support and medical issues.
 
Cancer Hope Network
 (“buddy program”)
 
CancerWellnessCenter
www.cancerwellness.org

24-hour crisis hotline:   847-509-9494
Private, nonprofit organization offering free psychological, emotional, and social support.

Center for Coping
www.coping.com
Helping people help themselves by improving their ability to cope.
 
Livestrong Foundation


National Students of AMF (Ailing Mothers & Fathers) Support Network
www.studentsofamf.org
This is the only organization dedicated to supporting college students coping with the illness or death of a loved one and empowering all college students to fight back against terminal illness. 
 
The Wellness Community
Provides free psychological and emotional support to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. This includes stress reduction workshops, cancer educational workshops, nutrition guidance, exercise sessions and social events.
 





 

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Appendiceal Cancer Survivor, Michigan


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