Psychosocial Service

Program

How to Access

Locations Available

Capacity

Legal advice/assistance

Cancer Legal Resource Center

Hotline that matches cancer patients and survivors to volunteer attorneys for information when possible; hotline also provides information and resources on cancer-related legal issues

www.lls.edu/academics/candp/clrc.html

In all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and U.S. Virgin Islands

Receives approximately 3,500 calls per year

866-THE-CLRC (toll free)

Reaches an additional 17,000 people per year through community outreach and educational seminars

Legal advice/assistance

Lymphoma Foundation of America (Lymphoma)

Legal expert referral; representation on job security and patient rights

www.lymphomahelp.org

In all 50 states

In 2005, made 24–36 referrals

1-800-385-1060 (toll free)

Transportation

ACS’ Road to Recovery

Roundtrip transportation for cancer patients from home to treatment center

www.cancer.org/docroot/COM/content/div_Southeast/COM_4_2x_Road_to_Recovery_Service_Program.asp?sitearea=COM

 

 

1-800-ACS-2345 (toll free)

 

 



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