SUPPORTING YOU ALONG THE WAY
It's always important to remember that you are not alone, and that there are other people in the same situation as you who may be able to suggest new ways you can deal with your condition. If you need information, advice, or a place where you can talk to people in a similar situation, these resources may be helpful.
CancerCare is the leading US-based organization providing professional support services and information to help people manage the emotional, practical, and financial challenges of cancer. CancerCare services are provided by professional oncology social workers and are completely free of charge.
The Cancer Support Community is a strong voice for the patient experience. Its mission is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community. Every person impacted by cancer has a unique story and experience to share. The Cancer Experience Registry is a place where the individual and the collective voices of patients, survivors, and caregivers can be heard.
Malecare is America’s leading men’s cancer survivor support and advocacy national nonprofit organization. They are known for their men’s health programs for underserved populations, like African American, LGBT, and Native American cancer survivors. All of their services are provided without cost to the patient and their families.
Men’s Health Network (MHN) is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to reach men, boys, and their families where they live, work, play, and pray with health awareness and disease prevention messages and tools, screening programs, educational materials, advocacy opportunities, and patient navigation.
Part of the National Institutes of Health, NCI is the nation’s leader in cancer research and training, providing information about prostate cancer as well as treatment options.
PCa Blue is a nonprofit organization that has developed a national education and awareness program connecting blues music and musicians with the prostate cancer cause, presenting the important prostate cancer messages to men and their loved ones in the friendly and nonthreatening environment of a blues concert.
PATIENT ADVOCATES FOR ADVANCED CANCER TREATMENTS (PAACT) INC.
The PAACT organization is a nonprofit group dedicated to helping patients and caregivers develop a better understanding of their own cancer characteristics, empowering them to research more effectively and develop better questions for their medical team members.
PROSTATE CONDITIONS EDUCATION COUNCIL (PCEC)
PCEC is a national organization committed to men’s health that aims to conduct nationwide screenings for men and perform research to aid in the detection and treatment of prostate conditions.
PROSTATE CANCER RESEARCH INSTITUTE
The Prostate Cancer Research Institute’s mission is to improve the quality of prostate cancer patients’ and caregivers’ lives by supporting research and disseminating information that educates and empowers patients, families, and the medical community.
PROSTATE HEALTH EDUCATION NETWORK (PHEN)
PHEN’s mission is to eliminate the African American prostate cancer disparity. Black men in the United States have the nation’s highest prostate cancer incidence and mortality rates. PHEN’s mission includes advocacy efforts to provide overall support and resources to wage a war on prostate cancer that will eventually lead to a cure for the disease for the benefit of all men.
Us TOO INTERNATIONAL PROSTATE CANCER EDUCATION & SUPPORT
Us TOO is a prostate cancer education and support network dedicated to helping people take action against their disease and make informed decisions.
ZERO—THE END OF PROSTATE CANCER
ZERO aims to create a collective voice for the prostate cancer movement by advancing research, encouraging action, and providing education and support to men and their families.