Survivorship Resource Library

Below are general resources available in the community to cancer survivors of all ages and stages. We encourage you to explore the following survivorship resources:

Brain tumors:

 

Breast Cancer:

 

Colon Cancer:

 

Esophogeal cancer:

  • Esophageal Cancer Action Network – ecan.org
  • Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association – ecaware.org

 

Gynecologic cancers:

  • Women’s Cancer Network – wcn.org
  • The Gynecologic Cancer Foundation – thegcf.org

 

Head and neck cancers:

  • Support for People with Oral and Head & Neck Cancer (spohnc) – spohnc.org
  • Head and Neck Cancer Alliance – headandneck.org

 

Kidney cancer:

  • Kidney Cancer Association – ckcc.org

 

Leukemia and lymphoma:

 

Lung cancer:

 

Melanoma:

 

Mesothelioma:

 

Multiple myeloma:

  • The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation – mmrf.org

 

Ovarian cancer:

 

Pancreatic cancer:

  • Pancreatic Cancer Action Network – pancan.org

 

Prostate cancer:

 

Sarcoma:

 

Thyroid cancer:

  • Thyroid Cancer Survivor’s Organization – thyca.org

 

Financial

General (multiple or all cancer diagnoses):

 

Breast Cancer

 

Brain Tumor

 

Lymphoma

  • Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – lls.org

 

Colon Cancer

 

Young Adults (18-40)

  • Brenda Meling Cancer Fund – bmcf.net

 

Prescription Assistance

 

Transportation

  • American Cancer Society “Road to Recovery” Call (800) 227-2345 – cancer.org
  • Jewish Family Federation “Silver Streak” Contact (949) 536-7332 for an application
  • Local Senior Center Transportation Services for 65+

 

Legal

 

Employment

 

Counseling

  • Contact 949-536-7332 for counseling referrals to meet your needs

 

Nutrition and Exercise

  • Contact 949-536-7332 to speak with a Hoag Family Cancer Institute Registered Dietitian

 

Smoking Cessation

  • Hoag Hospital’s Smoking Cessation Program – Learn More >

 

Complementary/Alternative Therapies

 

Wigs/Appearance Assistance

  • Hoag Brighter Image Program (949) 764-5542
  • Look Good…Feel Better (800) 227-2345

 

Prosthesis Referrals

  • American Cancer Society (949) 261-9446
  • Hanger Prosthetics and Orthotics West, Inc. – hanger.com
  • Willie’s Specialty Shop (714)771-4310
  • Nordstrom’s Department Store
  • Newport Center orthopedic Medical and Surgical Supplies (949) 644-0065

 

Fertility

 

Kids

 

Disability

 

Caregiving Assistance

 

Palliative Care

 

Bereavement and Grief