The purpose of The Action to Cure Kidney Cancer is to raise awareness of kidney cancer and ensure that it receives the public and private funding required to identify and develop effective treatment modalities to find a cure for this disease. Primary services include research funding, educational information, advocacy, links of other resources, and indexes of oncologists in New York.
The purpose of ACCOI is to create a world-wide community of Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma patients and supporters who share information, support, and hope while working together to develop a cure for this disease. Primary services include educational information, a patient support line, and links to other resources.
The purpose of this program is to maximize the independence, well-being, and health of older adults and people with disabilities. Primary services include information and assistance in accessing support services, end-of-life care, caregiver training and support, and respite care. Click on "Help & Resources" and then "Caregivers and Families" for more information.
The purpose of the Advanced Breast Cancer Community is to provide a comprehensive information source and online community for advanced (metastatic) breast cancer patients, caregivers, family and friends. Primary services include educational information, caregiver resources, online discussion forum, and an online support community.
The purpose of Advanced Melanoma Patients and Caregivers Support Group is to provide support for melanoma patients and their loved ones through support group meetings.
The purpose of this organization is to support research, promote education, and increase awareness about melanoma in medical professionals and the public. Primary services include a website with discussion forums, information and support for patients and caregivers.
The purpose of the Air Care Alliance is to provide free air transportation to help those in need of it. Primary services include free air transportation, links to health resources, and a quarterly newsletter.
The purpose of this organization is to provide free air transportation for patients traveling for treatment. Primary services include a comprehensive website with regional contact information for patients requesting transportation services.
The purpose of Alex's Lemonade Stand is to eradicate childhood cancer. Its primary service is raising money and awareness of childhood cancer causes, primarily research into new treatments and cures;
The purpose of Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation is to raise money and awareness of childhood cancer causes, raise funds for research, and to encourage others to become involved and make a difference for children with cancer. Primary services include funding early careers in research programs, funding research regarding all aspects of childhood cancer, a travel fund program, and kits to host own lemonade stand for the cause.