CSCP provides a myriad of resources to help people facing cancer and their families find answers to their questions


Learn About Cancer
Learn more about risk factors, symptoms, treatments and side effects of treatment.
Cancer Support Community HQ 
American Cancer Society 
National Cancer Institute

Cancer Diagnosis? What You Need to Know

Manage the Treatment Decisions Process

Common Questions about Clinical Trials

Living with Cancer
Find information on living with cancer, whether you are a newly diagnosed patient, a survivor, or a family member or friend of someone who is living with cancer.

Cancer Support Community HQ                         Cancer Care

American Cancer Society                                     Stupid Cancer for Young Adults

City of Hope                                                          Imerman Angels One-on-One Mentors

Online Support
Cancer Support Community offers a way to connect with others through real-time professionally-led support groups, the ability to keep family and friends up-to-date on personal web pages, more than 20 discussion boards and a special space for teens impacted by cancer.

Find Online Support


On the Phone
Cancer Support Community’s TOLL-FREE Cancer Support Helpline is for anyone affected by cancer. The helpline is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 am - 8:00 pm EST and Saturdays from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm, but you are welcome to call anytime. If you receive a recording, please leave your name and contact number and one of our counselors will call you as soon as possible. Call 1-888-793-9355.


Connect your Community allows you to create a private site to keep your community involved in your cancer journey, or join more than 2,000 online discussion board members supporting each other with information, opinions, stories, and inspiration.

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

Complimentary Services

Hair with a Cause specializes in oncology aesthetics and offer free hair cuts and hair preservation services to anyone starting chemo. They also offer additional paid services in different areas of oncology aesthetics.

The Foundation for Living Beauty provides wellness retreats, educational workshops, and support events to women living with cancer.

Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley provides broad public access to sexual and reproductive health care at no or low-cost.

Legal, Health Care and Employment Rights

Cancer Legal Resource Center Free information on employment & healthcare

Center for Healthcare Rights Free Medicare & Medi-Cal advocacy services (Los Angeles County residents.) The hotline is open Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM. Call (800)824-0780

Helpful Recipes for Cancer Patients

A healthy diet is an important part of a cancer patient's journey before, during, and after treatment.
CSC HQ's Recipe Gallery is filled meals in sections relating to mouth pain, difficulty swallowing, nausea, and more. It can also help you feel better and respond better to cancer treatment.

Support for Children in Families Affected by Cancer

Walk With Sally provides hope through their individualized mentoring and community support services to empower children experiencing trauma through a parent, guardian or sibling's cancer journey.

End of Life Planning and Supports

End of Life Choices

Compassion and Choices