Survivorship Resources

Approved by the Cancer.Net Editorial Board, 11/2022

This section includes general resources for people to learn more about and provide support services for cancer survivorship. Each link provided here will take you to a separate, independent website.

General resources for cancer survivors

The American Institute for Cancer Research promotes research and education about nutrition and lifestyle. The AICR provides a library of resources to help cancer survivors advocate for their health.

Cancer and Careers helps people diagnosed with cancer get back to everyday life after their diagnosis and treatment. This group provides advice in English and Spanish, educational events, and tools to help people create resumes, find jobs, and provide financial assistance.

CancerCare is staffed by oncology social workers offering counseling services, resource navigation, financial assistance, support groups, and more to cancer survivors. Information is available in English and Spanish.

Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition is a searchable website run by a group of different organizations that help people diagnosed with cancer find financial assistance.

Cancer Support Community offers a variety of support programs, including online communities and information for cancer survivors.

Job Accommodation Network offers provides free and confidential guidance on job accommodations and disability employment issues, in the United States and around the world.

Livestrong: Resources for Survivors compiles informational resources for cancer survivors.

The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship is an advocacy organization for cancer survivors that also provides information and resources.

National Cancer Survivors Day is an international celebration for cancer survivors on the first Sunday each June. Events are hosted worldwide to raise issues important for cancer survivors.

The National Cancer Institute's Office of Cancer Survivorship provides resources, information, and funding and grants to cancer survivors and researchers who are studying cancer survivorship.

The Patient Advocate Foundation provides resources and guidance to people with cancer and cancer survivors, including information in Spanish.

Other survivorship resources on Cancer.Net

Cancer Type-Specific Resources

Childhood Cancer Resources

Resources for Young Adults With Cancer

Resources for Older Adults with Cancer

Resources on Cancer Disparities and Health Equity

Resources for LGBTQ+ People with Cancer

Resources for U.S. Veterans with Cancer

Resources for People with Rare Cancers

Online Communities for Support

This list is provided for informational purposes only. Cancer.Net and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) do not endorse the content, operators, products, or services of such applications and websites and are not responsible directly or indirectly for any damages or injury caused by or in connection with use of any content, products, or services available through third-party applications and websites. As always, be sure to talk with your health care team about any questions you may have about information you find.

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