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Whether you’re a cancer patient, family member, friend, loved one, or caregiver, the Cancer Support Community (CSC) offers a variety of professionally led programs designed to assist you. We have 190 locations worldwide, with programs that include support groups, yoga classes, and educational workshops. Our programs are offered at no cost to anyone impacted by a cancer diagnosis. Check out our list of locations and become a part of our caring and supportive community today.

COVID-19

View coronavirus resources to support cancer patients and survivors and learn about the actions CSC is taking to provide support.
A woman's hand and forearm lift skyward in an outdoor yoga exercise
Read January 19, 2024

5 Ways to Manage Stress After a Cervical Cancer Diagnosis

It can be overwhelming to receive a cervical cancer diagnosis. It can also be stressful to think about all the next steps to take. First, take a deep breath. Know that there are resources to turn to for information, guidance, and support. We share 5 tips to help you manage stress and take control of your journey after a cervical cancer diagnosis.

Is Cancer in Your Life?

Our TOLL-FREE Cancer Support Helpline is for cancer patients or anyone affected by cancer. The helpline is open 7 days/week. Helpline Chat available. English and Spanish language cancer helpline.

Blog

Our blog covers a wide range of topics to help support, inspire, and inform people who have been impacted by cancer, including patients, caregivers, and survivors.
Read October 19, 2023

Kim's Squamous Cell Carcinoma Story: One Day at a Time

MyLifeLine gave Kim the avenue to vent about his frustrations and feelings, give updates on progress and share pictures. “It helped me out immensely. It helped my family and friends try to understand what I was going through, which was important to me."
A female doctor in a white coat shows a male patient information on a tablet screen
Read September 28, 2023

Prostate Cancer Awareness: Let’s Talk Risk Factors, Testing & Support

Prostate cancer is the second most common type of cancer among men. Men may find it a difficult topic to discuss with their healthcare providers and even with family and friends, but it’s an important conversation to have. There’s no better time than now, during Prostate Cancer Awareness Month, to share facts about the disease.
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Read September 20, 2023

What We Can Learn From Jimmy Buffett’s Battle With Merkel Cell Carcinoma

Jimmy Buffett passed away September 1 after a 4-year battle with Merkel cell carcinoma. While many people around the world mourn the loss of the beloved singer-songwriter, Buffett's diagnosis is helping to bring more awareness to MCC. Here's what to know about this rare and aggressive type of non-melanoma skin cancer, and risk factors to watch for.
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Read July 28, 2023

How Support Groups Can Help After a Cancer Diagnosis

Support groups can help foster hope and resilience for patients, caregivers, and families after a cancer diagnosis. By coming together and sharing experiences, group participants also can help one another feel less alone. Is a support group right for you?