Pediatric Resources

The following resource links provide additional information for parents, and adolescent patients, who are fighting cancer.

  • Jack's Helping Hand:
    A local non-profit foundation that assists children with illnesses and disabilities, providing special treatments, services, equipment and transportation that are not provided by other sources; or which exceed family financial capability.
     
  • Cure Search:
    A national non-profit foundation whose mission is to fund and support children's cancer research and provide information and resources to all those affected by children's cancer.
     
  • Caring Bridge:
    A nonprofit organization providing free websites to connect patients and loved ones during serious health challenges.
     
  • Association of Cancer Online Resources
    Provides access to online support groups and mailing lists that provide support, information, and community to everyone affected by cancer and related disorders.
     
  • Livestrong Young Adult Alliance:
    A coalition of organizations dedicated to improving survival rates and quality of life for young adults with cancer.
     
  • Teens Living with Cancer:
    Offers information and resources about cancer, treatments, and support network presented by teens for teens.
     
  • The SAM Fund: 
    A non-profit organization created to assist young adult survivors of cancer with a successful transition into their post-treatment life.