National Cancer Organizations

We’re a local organization that serves women and men with all types of cancer. There are also national organizations that focus on specific types of cancer, specific issues, and specific populations.


For People with all Types of Cancer

American Cancer Society
CancerCare
Cancer Support Community
LiveStrong
National Cancer Institute
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

For Young Adults
Stupid Cancer

Genetic Issues
FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered

End of Life Issues
Sharing your Wishes
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Hospice Foundation of America

Specific Populations
The Mautner Project: The National Lesbian Health Organization
The LGBT Cancer Project: Out with Cancer
National LGBT Cancer Network
Redes en Acicon
: The National Latino Cancer Research Network
The National Children’s Cancer Society Latina’s Contra Center
The Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research and Training
African Women’s Cancer Awareness Association
Male Cancer Awareness Campaign
Singleton Moms:
Community for Single Parents with Cancer
Mommy and Me Cancer Foundation: Moms with Cancer

Specific Types of Cancer

Bladder
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network

Brain
American Brain Tumor Association
National Brain Tumor Society

Breast

Breastcancer.org
Living Beyond Breast Cancer
National Breast Cancer Coalition
Susan G. Komen for the Cure

Childhood Cancers

Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation
Starlight Starbright Children’s Foundation

Colorectal

Colon Cancer Alliance (CCA)

Esophageal

Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association 

Kidney

Kidney Cancer Association

Gynecologic Cancers

Eyes on the Prize
Women’s Cancer Network

Head & Neck Cancers

Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC)
Oral Cancer Foundation

Lung

The Lung Cancer Alliance
American Lung Association

Leukemia & Lymphoma

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Lymphoma Foundation of America

Multiple Myeloma

International Myeloma Foundation
The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation

Ovarian

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC)
Ovarian Cancer National Alliance (OCNA)

Pancreatic

Pancreatic Cancer Action Network (PanCAN)

Prostate

National Alliance of State Prostate Cancer Coalitions
Prostate Cancer Foundation
Us TOO!

Skin

American Melanoma Foundation
The Skin Cancer Foundation

Thymic

Foundation for Thymic Cancer Research

Thyroid

Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc.

Urologic

American Urological Association Foundation