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Resource Guide for Lung Cancer

RESOURCES

Address: 1599 Clifton Road Atlanta, GA 30329

Phone: 1-800-ACS-2345 (1-800-227-2345)

Internet address: http://www.cancer.org/

Description of services provided: The American Cancer Society provides information and support to patients with lung cancer and their families through a network of local chapters. The society supports cancer-related research. It takes an active approach to teaching people ways to reduce the risk of developing cancer.

RESOURCES

Address: 61 Broadway, 6th Fl. New York, NY 10006

Phone: 1-800-LUNGUSA

Internet address: http://www.lungusa.org/

Description of services provided: The American Lung Association has a comprehensive website covering all matters relating to lung cancer and other lung diseases. Its mission is to prevent lung disease and promote lung health.

RESOURCES

Address: NCI Public Inquiries Office 6116 Executive Boulevard Room 3036A Bethesda, MD 20892-8322

Phone: 1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)

Internet address: http://www.cancer.gov/

Description of services provided: The National Cancer Institute provides information about lung and other cancers. The Institute funds research related to cancer, and this site includes information about clinical trials.

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