Resources in California

Cancer Resource Center of Mendocino County
Our sister organization serving Mendocino County.

Bay Area Cancer Connections
Our sister organization serving the San Francisco Bay Area.

UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center
“Bay Area Breast Cancer Transition Research Program sponsored by the National Cancer Institute, with a goal of improving diagnosis, prognostication, and therapy of breast cancer.”  Includes a clinical trial search.

Women's Cancer Resource Center of Oakland, California
General Breast Cancer Information

Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation
“Over the past 10 years, our website has provided comprehensive information about breast cancer, women’s health and the Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation’s work to eradicate breast cancer.”

"breastcancer.org is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer. Includes symptoms and diagnosis, treatments and side effects, research and news, recovery and renewal, support and community, pictures of breast cancer and tips on how to lower your risk."

CancerCare, Inc.
“National nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.” Includes counseling, education, financial assistance and practical help.  Información en Español.

National Cancer Institute
National Cancer Institute supports and provides information about education and research involving cancer. It details cancer types, cancer trials and cancer topics.

Siteman Cancer Center
Washington University School of Medicine to “find out your risk of developing five of the most important diseases in the United States and get personalized tips for preventing them.” Includes cancer, diabetes, heart disease, osteoporosis and stroke.

Abramson Cancer Center of the University of Pennsylvania with clinical information, treatment options, and peer-reviewed journals.

Clinical Trial Information

National Cancer Institute - Clinical Trials

Women's Cancer Network
Developed by the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation and has cancer information, risk assessment and clinical trials focused on gynecologic cancer.

Updates on Cancer

Breast Cancer Network
Breaking news on breast cancer treatment and research daily.

National Cancer Information

Foundation for Women's Cancer
The Foundation for Women’s Cancer (FWC) has a mission to support research, education and public awareness of gynecologic cancers.  There are many useful, current resources about all kinds of different gyncologic cancers on this site.

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, Inc (NOCC)
National ovarian cancer public awareness and education organization.  Help and hope for ovarian cancer patients and their families provided through a network of volunteer-led divisions, toll-free helpline, comprehensive website, peer support, informational literature and special awareness projects.

Patient Advocate Foundation
Provides patient education relative to managed care terminology and policy issues that may affect coverage, legal intervention services, and counseling to resolve job discrimination and/or insurance issues.

American Cancer Society

Mautner Project 
The Mautner Project provides direct client services to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) people with cancer, providing health education and workshops to the community, and educating health care professionals about the unique health needs of the LGBTQ community.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

National Lymphedema Network

National Women's Health Network

Breast Cancer Action

Breast Cancer Fund

Food and Drug Administration
information on adverse reactions to drug therapy.

More Links

Living Beyond Breast Cancer
Comprehensive list of web links for breast cancer and cancer information.

Support for College Students with Cancer
Affordable Colleges Online provides community resources and tools related to higher education with an eye on affordability and accreditation.  This organization has created a resource to help support college students with cancer succeed in school.