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Colon cancer resources and support

In addition to your healthcare team, family, friends, and the Be Seen, Get Screened website, there are other organizations that can provide additional information and support around colon cancer and screening.

Colon Cancer Information

American Cancer Society
800-ACS-2345
1599 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Website: www.cancer.org

American College of Gastroenterology
301-263-9000
Fax: 301-263-9025
6400 Goldsboro Road, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20817
Website: www.gi.org

American Gastroenterological Association
301-654-2055
Fax: 301-654-5920
4930 Del Ray Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20814 301-654-2055 
Email: member@gastrol.org
Website: www.gastro.org

American Society of Colon & Rectal Surgeons
847-290-9184
Fax: 847-290-9203
85 W. Algonquin Road, Suite 550
Arlington Heights, IL 60005
Website: www.fascrs.org
Email: ascrs@fascrs.org

CDC's Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign
Division of Cancer Prevention and Control
National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
800-232-4636
1600 Clifton Road 
Atlanta, GA 30329
Website: www.cdc.gov/cancer/screenforlife
Email: cancerinfo@cdc.gov

Colon Cancer Alliance
Helpline: 1-877-422-2030
1025 Vermont Avenue, Suite 1066, NW
Washington, DC 20005
Website: www.ccalliance.org

Fight Colorectal Cancer
Patient Resources: 877-427-2111
1414 Prince St., Suite 204
Alexandria, VA 22314
Website: www.FightColorectalCancer.org

Patient and Caregiver Support

American Cancer Society
800-ACS-2345
1599 Clifton Road NE
Atlanta, GA 30329
Website: www.cancer.org

Cancer Care, Inc.
212-712-8400, 800-813-HOPE (800-813-4673)
Fax: 212-712-8495
275 Seventh Avenue, 22nd Floor
New York NY 10001
Website: www.cancercare.org
Email: info@cancercare.org

Cancer Hope Network
800-552-4366, 908-879-4039 (NJ Residents)
Fax: 908-879-6518
2 North Road, Suite A
Chester, NJ 07930
Website: www.cancerhopenetwork.org
Email: info@cancerhopenetwork.org

The Cancer Support Community
202-659-9709 Toll Free: 888-793-9355
1050 17th Street, NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Website: www.cancersupportcommunity.org

Cure Forward
210 Broadway #201
Cambridge, MA 02139
Website: www.cureforward.com

Michael's Mission
24 Johnson Place
Rye NY 10580
Website: www.michaelsmission.org

Insurance, Financial, and Legal Assistance

Cancer Care, Inc.
212-712-8400, 800-813-HOPE (800-813-4673)
Fax: 212-712-8495
275 Seventh Avenue, 22nd Floor
New York NY 10001
Website: www.cancercare.org
Email: info@cancercare.org

Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
7500 Security Boulevard
Baltimore, MD 21244
Website: www.medicare.gov

HealthWell Foundation
800-675-8416
Fax: 800-282-7692
PO Box 4133
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
Website: www.healthwellfoundation.org
Email: info@healthwellfoundation.org