The purpose of this support group is to provide a balance of hope and honesty for patients when disease is incurable.
The purpose of Banner Health is to provide quality diagnosis and treatment for cancer patients through a multidisciplinary team approach. Primary services include comprehensive care with free patient navigators, integrative therapies, educational resources, and support groups. Click on "Locations" to find the Banner location nearest you.
The purpose of this NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center is to integrate quality patient care with research, prevention, and education. Primary services include comprehensive care provided by a multidisciplinary team, with inpatient and outpatient services; clinical trials; cancer specific clinics with nurse navigators; and a range of patient/family support services.
The purpose of this NCI-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center is to integrate quality patient care and education, with research and prevention. Primary services include comprehensive treatment options and integrative therapies; and a range of resources and support groups for patients and caregivers.
The purpose of Bare Heart Buddy is to help families cope with separation/grief by allowing children and loved ones to write notes to the person they are missing or place sentimental items inside a bear's special pouch and sending it. Primary services include specific grief and separation kits.
The purpose of BCCNS is to promote universal access to the most effective and appropriate treatments for individuals with Basal Cell Carcinoma Nevus Syndrome and to advance research into new treatments and, ultimately, a cure for BCCNS. Primary services include educational information, educational materials, links to treatment trials, physician referral list, an online support forum, and links to other resources.
The purpose of this agency is to provide professional home healthcare through an interdisciplinary team of nurses, physical, occupational, and speech therapists, health aides, and social workers. Primary services include short-term nursing, rehabilitation, and home health care services and support. Please check website for multiple locations.
The purpose of Be the Match is to save lives of people with life-threatening blood cancers through the transplantation of bone marrow or umbilical cord blood, provided by donors. Primary services include a donor registry where patients are matched with a fitting donor, support services for patients and their families, educational resources for patients and healthcare professionals, the conducting of research, a transplant patient navigation program, a peer connection program, financial aid programs, and fundraising.
The purpose of this program is to empower and support children coping with serious illnesses and their families. Primary services include providing arts-in-medicine and supportive care services, helping children express themselves and share their stories of survival.
The purpose of the Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation is to increase awareness and support for pediatric cancer patients and their families. Primary services include research funding; family support programs and educational resources; outreach; and financial support for essential needs.