Resource Guide for Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma

American Cancer Society

Address:
1599 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30329

Phone:
1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345)

Internet address:
http://www.cancer.org

Description of services provided:
The American Cancer Society provides information and support to patients and families through a network of local chapters. The society supports cancer-related research. It takes an active approach to teaching people ways to reduce their risk of developing cancer.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

Address:
1311 Mamaroneck Ave.
White Plains, NY 10605

Phone:
1-914-949-5213

Internet address:
http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

Description of services provided:
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society provides information and support to lymphoma and leukemia patients, family members, and caregivers. It offers family support groups in 230 communities across the United States and peer-to-peer telephone support for patients.

National Cancer Institute

Address:
National Cancer Institute
National Institutes of Health
Building 1
1 Center Drive
Bethesda, MD 20892

Phone:
1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)

Internet address:
http://www.cancer.gov

Description of services provided:
The National Cancer Institute provides information about non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma and other cancers. The institute funds research related to cancer; the website includes information about clinical trials.



Last reviewed February 2007 by Barbara Harty-Golder, MD, JD

Please be aware that this information is provided to supplement the care provided by your physician. It is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. CALL YOUR HEALTHCARE PROVIDER IMMEDIATELY IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

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