Community Health

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Community Resources

Cancer Resource Sites

1.

America Cancer Society

www.cancer.org

Site includes education information; discussion forum/support

2.

Cancer Care

www.cancercare.org

Site includes education information; counseling; financial assistance; discussion forum/support

3.

Cancer Information Services, NIH

cis.nci.nih.gov

Site includes education and research information

4.

Cancer Source

www.cancersource.com

Site includes education information

5.

Coalition of Cancer Coopertive Groups

http:// cancertrialshelp.org/ patientsCaregivers/ patientsCaregivers.jsp

Site includes education information, discussion forum/support

6.

The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship

www.canceradvocacy.org

Site includes education information, patient advocacy

7.

National Cancer Institute, NIH

www.cancer.gov

Site includes education and research information; clinical trials

8.

The Wellness Community

www.wellness-community.org

Site includes education information; counseling/support

Care Givers Resources

1.

Area Agency on Aging, Prince Georges County   

866-DFS-4001

www.goprincegeorgescounty.com

2.

Agenet

www.Agenet.com

Online information on products and services that are helpful in elder care

3.

American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging

202-783-2242

www.aahsa.org

4.

American Association of Retired Persons (AARP)             

202-434-2277

www.aarp.org

5.

The Center for Family Caregivers               

www.familycaregivers.org

Online information, resources and products for the elderly and support for families.