OSTOMY ASSOCIATION OF NEW YORK / 212-864-1968
BCAN has an extensive website providing resources for support and information, and includes webinars, personal stories, a bladder cancer awareness quiz, clinical trial information, etc. The fundraising and awareness of events like WALK TO END BLADDER CANCER will provide support for BCAN’s many initiatives.
Support hotline: 888-901-2226
New BCAN podcasts available for the bladder cancer community, including:
The Crohn's & Colitis Foundation is a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization dedicated to finding the cures for Crohn's Disease and ulcerative colitis, and to improving the quality of life of children and adults affected by these diseases.
Resources include in-person support groups, an Online Community offering discussion boards, personal stories, questions, as well as a live online support group. Peer-to-peer support may be arranged through “Power of 2 Program." For more information regarding latter, e-mail: powerof2crohnscolitis foundation; or call 888-694-8872 x8
Offers extensive information and resources regarding screening, prevention and issues pertaining to specific populations, patient and family support including peer-to-peer program and patient navigator services, clinical trial opportunities, and more.
Offers information regarding prevention, symptoms, etc., webinars on a range of topics, free magazine "Beyond Blue" for those living with colorectal cancer, and invites participation in various advocacy initiatives.
Cancer support helpline: 877-427-2111
Hereditary Colon Cancer Takes Guts
Attenuated FAP, Cowden Syndrome, Familial Adenomatous Polyposis, Gardner Syndrome, Hereditary Mixed Polyposis, Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome, Lynch Syndrome, Muir-Torre Syndrome, MYH-Associated Polyposis, Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome, Turcot Syndrome
The Hereditary Colon Cancer Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization serving the hereditary colon cancer community by connecting patients, caregivers, and medical professionals to educational, social, and financial resources while promoting requisite research and health care initiatives. We are building this community holistically by acting as a conduit to physical and psychological care from a variety of traditional and modern health care practices.