PATIENT RESOURCES

For your convenience here are some resources that may be helpful during your journey here at CHOA.

Patient Education and Support:

www.navigatingcancer.com

www.chemocare.com

www.nccn.org

www.cancer.org

www.cancer.gov

www.caringforcancer.com

www.cancercare.org

www.educareinc.com

www.myelomacentral.com

Online Communities and Support:

www.caringbridge.org
( This website allows people with cancer to create their own webpage to keep family and friends in the loop regarding their treatments and progress.)

www.kidsaid.com
(This is a safe place for kids to help each other deal with grief and loss. It’s a place to deal with feelings in their e-mail support group, to share and view artwork and stories, and for parents and kids to ask questions and find answers.)

www.walkwithsally.org
(A mentoring program for kids who have lost a parent to cancer.)

www.lookgoodfeelbetter.org
(This website is for women with cancer. Providing information regarding makeup techniques and how to improve their appearance during treatment( hair loss & eyelash loss). This non-profit also provides information on local workshops.)

www.CFOA.org
(Cancer Fund of America is a non-profit organization set up to help cancer patients, hospices, and other non-profit healthcare providers by way of sending products free of charge directly to them.  (For low income cancer patients)

Our state-of-the-art cancer facility is nestled between the oaks of the Roper St. Francis campus in West Ashley. Shown above is one of the two rooftop gardens where patients can relax and enjoy the view.

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