For nearly 100 years, the American Cancer Society (ACS) has worked relentlessly to save lives and create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. Together with millions of our supporters worldwide, we’re helping people stay well, helping people get well, finding cures, and fighting back against cancer.

Cancer Hope Network

Cancer Hope Network is a non-profit organization that provides free and confidential one-on-one support to cancer patients and their families. As our core offering, we match cancer patients or family members with trained volunteers who have themselves undergone and recovered from a similar cancer experience.

Cancer Support Community

The mission of the Cancer Support Community is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.

ClinicalTrials.gov

ClinicalTrials.gov is a registry and results database of publicly and privately supported clinical studies of human participants conducted around the world.

Debbie’s Dream Foundataion: Curing Stomach Cancer

Debbie’s Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness about stomach cancer, advancing funding for research, and providing education and support internationally to patients, families, and caregivers. DDF seeks as its ultimate goal to make the cure for stomach cancer a reality.

Gastric Cancer Foundation

Through education, research and advocacy, the Gastric Cancer Foundation (GCF) is dedicated to improving the lives of people affected by stomach cancer and to working with leading researchers to find a cure.

Li-Fraumeni Syndrome Association

LFS Association provides a wide range of information, advocacy, and support services for individuals and families with Li Fraumeni Syndrome. We support a consortium of researchers, medical providers and caregivers to further research and promote optimal care for the LFS community.

Lynch Syndrome International

The primary mission of Lynch Syndrome International (LSI) is to serve our global communities by focusing on providing support for individuals afflicted with Lynch syndrome, creating public awareness of the syndrome, educating members of the general public and health care professionals and providing support for Lynch syndrome research endeavors.

National Cancer Institute

The National Cancer Institute coordinates the National Cancer Program, which conducts and supports research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect to the cause, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer, rehabilitation from cancer, and the continuing care of cancer patients and the families of cancer patients.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

Our mission, as an alliance of leading cancer centers devoted to patient care, research, and education, is to improve the quality, effectiveness, and efficiency of cancer care so that patients can live better lives.

No Stomach for Cancer

To support research and unite the caring power of people worldwide affected by stomach cancer.

Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome and Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome Online Support Group

PJS is a free online support group for patients, family, friends, researchers, and physicians, to discuss clinical and nonclinical issues and advances pertaining to PJS (Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome) and Juvenile Polyposis Syndrome (JPS) This includes patient experiences, psychosocial issues, new research, clinical trials, and discussions of current treatment practices. This list is part of a group of lists co-sponsored by ACOR, (the Association of Cancer Online Resources), a highly respected 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization, incorporated in New York State, may be found at www.acor.org.

PolyPeople

We are a support group who aim to provide support and information to anyone whose lives are or have been affected by Familial Adenomatous Polyposis and Gardner’s Syndrome (FAP) plus Peutz Jegher’s Syndrome, Juvenile Polyposis and MYH (Mut Y Homolog) whether patient, family, friend or those with an interest in the Gene.

Prevent Cancer Foundation

In 1985, compelled by the memory of her late father, Edward P. Richardson, who had died of cancer one year earlier, Carolyn Aldigé embarked on a mission. She founded the Prevent Cancer Foundation, a 501(c)3 nonprofit, with the hope of sparing others from the pain and suffering caused by cancer. Aldigé believed firmly that an emphasis on prevention, not just treatment, could help decrease cancer deaths and incidence rates. Since then, through its research, education and outreach efforts, the Foundation has worked hard to spread the prevention message to the public, spurring ground-breaking research and new ways to reach captive audiences.

Stanford University

What is hereditary diffuse gastric cancer (HDGC) syndrome?