Cancer Societies - USA OncoNavigator
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State-Level Organizations

Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) Little Rock, AR
providing an overview of the current status of cancer control in Arkansas; providing and maintaining a plan of goals and strategies; strengthening and sustaining the cancer control partnership support network

Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC) Rockville, MD
Hawaii Society of Clinical Oncology (HSCO)
North Carolina Oncology Association (NCOA)
Virginia Association of Hematologists and Oncologists (VAHO)

Cancer Care Resources (CCR) Portland, OR
offers support to anyone in the Portland/Vancouver area who is dealing with cancer

Connecticut Cancer Partnership Rocky Hill, CT
implementing a comprehensive plan to reduce the suffering and death due to cancer, and improve the quality of life of cancer survivors throughout Connecticut

DC Cancer Consortium (DCCC) Washington, DC
facilitates coordination and cooperation among the organizations working with cancer prevention, detection and treatment; conducts outreach and education for residents of the District of Columbia

Idaho Society of Clinical Oncology (ISCO) Owasso, OK
represents Idaho physicians and related health care professionals who care for cancer patients

Jen's Friends Cancer Foundation (JFCF) North Conway, NH
provides supplemental financial assistance and other resources to cancer patients and their families who are uninsured, underinsured, or financially challenged

Maryland Cancer Fund Baltimore, MD
resource for funding for cancer prevention, screening, treatment, and research in Maryland

Maryland/District of Columbia Society of Clinical Oncology (MDCSCO) Severna Park, MD
promotes appropriate standards of care in oncology; cooperates with investigators conducting cancer research; assists in the continuing education of oncologists

Missouri Oncology Society (MOS) MO
establishing better communication, increasing information and advancing education to benefit cancer patients and those who care for them

Montana Cancer Consortium (MCC) Billings, MT
brings "state-of-the-art" cancer treatment to Montana and Northern Wyoming through clinical trials sponsored by the National Cancer Institute

Montana Cancer Control Coalition (MTCCC) Billings, MT
reduces the overall burden of cancer for Montanans, through the development and implementation of Montana's Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan

Nebraska Oncology Society Omaha, NE

New Mexico Society of Clinical Oncology (NMSCO) Albuquerque, NM

North Dakota Cancer Coalition (NDCC) Bismarck, ND
provides a coordinated approach through prevention, early detection, treatment, rehabilitation, palliation and survivorship efforts

Northern New England Clinical Oncology Society (NNECOS) Sandown, NH
assures the availability of and access to high quality oncology care in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont

Ohio Hematology Oncology Society (OHOS) Hilliard, OH
promotes excellence in the care of patients afflicted with cancer and hematologic disorders

Oregon Society of Medical Oncology (OSMO) Vancouver, WA
promotes the highest professional standards of oncology in the state of Oregon

South Dakota Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (SD CCCP) Pierre, SD
promotion and support of collaborative, innovative, and effective programs and policies for cancer prevention and control

West Virginia Comprehensive Cancer Program Charleston, WV
increases coordination and cooperation between cancer control organizations and programs throughout the state

Wisconsin Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (WCCCP) Madison, WI
develops, implements and promotes a statewide approach to cancer control


State-Level Organizations - Arizona

Arizona Cancer Control Program Phoenix, AZ

Arizona Clinical Oncology Society (TACOS)
improves the quality of oncology care available to the people of the state of Arizona; maintains and advance the standards of cancer care; supports oncology education


State-Level Organizations - Colorado

Colorado Cancer Foundation (CCF) Boulder, CO
supports cancer research, education and those patients and families requiring support

Colorado Cancer Research Program (CCRP) Denver, CO
provides the people of Colorado the opportunity to participate in and benefit from the medical research through cancer clinical trials

Rocky Mountain Oncology Society (RMOS)
represents the common interests of a majority of the oncologists treating cancer in Colorado


State-Level Organizations - Georgia

Central Georgia Cancer Coalition (CGCC) Forsyth, GA
supports and builds upon existing cancer programs and services; strengthens programs and services by elevating cancer efforts to the national standards

East Georgia Cancer Coalition (EGCC) Athens, GA
insuring that all people receive cancer prevention education and information, early detection methodologies, referrals and follow-ups for appropriate treatment, and benefit from cancer research discoveries

Georgia Cancer Coalition (GCC) Atlanta, GA
unites government agencies, academic institutions, civic groups, corporations and health care organizations in a concerted effort to strengthen cancer prevention, research and treatment in Georgia

Georgia Center for Oncology Research and Education (Georgia CORE) Atlanta, GA
expanding clinical cancer research across the state of Georgia

Georgia Society of Clinical Oncology (GASCO) Atlanta, GA
state professional society of physicians, practice administrators and affiliated healthcare professionals concerned with clinical oncology

Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition (NWGRCC) Rome, GA
prevention, treatment, education, research

West Central Georgia Cancer Coalition (WCGCC) Columbus, GA
community of hospitals, physicians, public health departments, community organizations, businesses and concerned citizens in West Central Georgia, working together to reduce the number of cancer deaths


State-Level Organizations - Illinois

Gavers Community Cancer Foundation (GCCF) Woodstock, IL
supports Rush University Medical Center, Centegra Health System, Family Health Partnership Clinic, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, The Wellness Place

Illinois Medical Oncology Society (IMOS)
provides advocacy for cancer patients; promotes standards of excellence for high-quality cancer care


State-Level Organizations - Indiana

Cancer Services of Grant County Marion, IN
community based agency that lifts the burdens of illness for local individuals facing cancer as well as providing countywide educational outreach on early detection and cancer prevention

Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana Fort Wayne, IN
providing free non-medical services to people with cancer and their families in northeast Indiana

Community Cancer Research Foundation Munster, IN
reduces incidents of cancer in our communities through education and awareness; conducts cancer clinical research trials at the Community Hospital

Indiana Cancer Consortium (ICC) Indianapolis, IN
coordinates efforts, educates consumers and professionals about important cancer-related issues, advocates for favorable legislation

Indiana Oncology Society (IOS)
represents the common interests of a majority of the oncologists treating cancer in Indiana.

Little Red Door Cancer Agency Indianapolis, IN
reducing the physical, emotional and financial burdens of cancer for medically underserved residents of central Indiana


State-Level Organizations - Kentucky

Kentucky Association of Medical Oncology (KAMO) Hilliard, OH
facilitates improvements for Kentucky physician specialties in any kind of practice of hematology, oncology

Lexington Cancer Foundation Lexington, KY
fundraising for cancer research, education and care

Markey Cancer Foundation Lexington, KY
formerly McDowell Cancer Foundation
supports the UK Markey Cancer Center in the advancement of highest standards of cancer care and research


State-Level Organizations - Maine

Maine Cancer Consortium Topsham, ME
working collaboratively on cancer prevention, early detection, treatment, rehabilitation, survivorship, palliation and end-of-life care

Maine Cancer Foundation (MCF) Portland, ME
funding scientific laboratory and clinical research, professional and public education and patient support programs

Northern New England Clinical Oncology Society (NNECOS) Sandown, NH
assures the availability of and access to high quality oncology care in Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont


State-Level Organizations - Oklahoma

Oklahoma Society of Clinical Oncology (OSCO) Owasso, OK
advances the sciences of hematology and oncology and its sub-specialties and improves services to the public by studying the socio-economic aspects of the practice of its members

SHOUT Oklahoma City, OK
provides peer support to young women cancer survivors through fellowship and outreach programs; increases awareness of cancer and other young women's health issues through community education


State-Level Organizations - Nevada

Nevada Cancer Research Foundation (NCRF) Las Vegas, NV
promoting high quality, state-of-the-art cancer treatment in Nevada

Nevada Oncology Society (NOS)
provides advocacy for cancer patients; promotes standards of excellence for high-quality cancer care


State-Level Organizations - Pennsylvania

Bob Perks Cancer Assistance Fund State College, PA
financially supporting our cancer communities in Blair, Centre, Clearfield and Huntingdon counties

Pennsylvania Society of Oncology and Hematology (PSOH) Harrisburg, PA
organization of physicians and health care professionals devoted to the improvement of hematologic and oncologic care of patients


State-Level Organizations - Rhode Island

Partnership to Reduce Cancer in Rhode Island
coalition of diverse partners who work collaboratively to promote cancer prevention, improve cancer detection, increase access to health and social services, and reduce the burden of cancer

Society of Rhode Island Clinical Oncologists (RICO) Providence, RI
promotes through professional education and other means excellence in oncology care in Rhode Island; serves as advocates for oncology patients in ensuring their access to and reimbursement for medical care


State-Level Organizations - South Carolina

Dragon Boat Charleston (DBC) Charleston, SC
cancer survivor dragon boat team

South Carolina Cancer Alliance (SCCA) Columbia, SC
reducing the impact of cancer on all people in South Carolina

South Carolina Oncology Society (SCOS)
represents the common interests of a majority of the oncologists treating cancer in South Carolina


State-Level Organizations - Texas

Cancer Alliance of Texas (CAT)
engages organizations, agencies, institutions and individuals to work collaboratively to reduce the impact of cancer in Texas and promote the Texas Cancer Plan

Cancer Care Foundation of South Texas San Antonio, TX
provides educational services, research activities, and financial aid to patients affected by cancer

Texans Conquer Cancer Austin, TX
specialty license plate benefits nonprofit organizations that provide services to Texas cancer patients needing assistance during their cancer fight

Texas Cancer Council (TCC) Austin, TX
state agency dedicated to reducing the human and economic impact of cancer on Texans through the promotion and support of collaborative, innovative, and effective programs and policies for cancer prevention and control

Texas Cancer Data Center (TCDC) Houston, TX
provides information on health professionals, health facilities, demographics and statistics, and community resources

Texas Comprehensive Cancer Control Program (TCCCP) Austin, TX
increases the coordination, integration and implementation of cancer activities in the state as identified in the Texas Cancer Plan

Texas Society of Clinical Oncology (TxSCO)
represents the common interests of a majority of cancer care providers treating cancer in Texas


State-Level Organizations - Utah

Utah Cancer Action Network (UCAN) Salt Lake City, UT
reduces cancer incidence and mortality in Utah through collaborative efforts that provide services and programs directed toward comprehensive cancer prevention and control

Utah Cancer Control Program (UCCP) Salt Lake City, UT
provides cancer screenings and education to Utahns throughout the state

Society of Utah Medical Oncologists (SUMO)
promotes the highest professional standards of oncology practice in the state of Utah


Other

Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research and Training (AANCART) Sacramento, CA, USA
conducting community-based participatory education, training, and research by, for, and with Asian Americans

American Cancer Society (ACS) Atlanta, GA
nationwide community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service

American Association for Cancer Education (AACE) San Diego, CA
fosters cancer education by individuals throughout the world who either due to professional obligations or personal interest are involved in cancer education

American Association of Cancer Research (AACR) Philadelphia, PA
fosters research in cancer and related biomedical science; accelerates the dissemination of new research findings among scientists and others dedicated to the conquest of cancer; promotes science education and training; advances the understanding of cancer etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment

American Institute for Cancer Research (AICR) Washington, DC
funding research on the relationship of nutrition, physical activity and weight management to cancer risk

American Joint Committee on Cancer (AJCC) Chicago, IL
creates and promotes a taxonomy of cancer patients groups that accurately predicts outcomes by incorporating traditional (TNM) and newer data in a timely and dynamic process

American Radium Society (ARS) Los Angeles, CA
promotes the study of cancer in all of its aspects; encourages liaison among the various medical specialists and allied scientists concerned with the treatment of cancer; continues the scientific study of the treatment of patients with cancer or history of cancer

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) Alexandria, VA
sets the standard for patient care worldwide and lead the way in carrying out clinical research aimed at improving the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of cancer

Appalachia Community Cancer Network (ACCN) Lexington, KY
National Cancer Institute (NCI)-funded research initiative to reduce cancer health disparities in the Appalachian region through community participation in education, research, and training

Association of American Cancer Institutes (AACI) Pittsburgh, PA
promoting the common interests of the nation's leading academic cancer centers that are focused on the eradication of cancer through a comprehensive and multidisciplinary program of cancer research, treatment, patient care, prevention, education, and community outreach

Association of Cancer Executives (ACE) Washington, DC
promotes the advancement of its members' professional standing and personal achievement through continuing education in oncology management, research, strategic planning, and program development

Association of Cancer Online Resources (ACOR) New York, NY
offers access to 159 mailing lists that provide support, information, and community to everyone affected by cancer and related disorders

Canary Foundation San Jose, CA
catalyzes the work of early detection and intervention (EDI)

CancerCare New York, NY
provides free professional help to people with all cancers through counseling, education, information and referral and direct financial assistance

Cancer Climber Association (CCA) Boulder, CO
motivating those touched by cancer by encouraging patients to inspire each other

Cancer Fund of America (CFA) Knoxville, TN
helps defray cancer-related expenses not covered by insurance

Cancer Genetics Network (CGN)
supports collaborative investigations into the genetic basis of cancer susceptibility
Carolina Georgia Center Durham, NC

Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) Los Angeles, CA
provides free and confidential information and resources on cancer-related legal issues to cancer survivors, their families, friends, employers, health care professionals, and others coping with cancer

Cancer Research And Biostatistics (CRAB) Seattle, WA
provides statistical and data management services to cancer therapeutic and prevention trials

Cancer Research and Prevention Foundation (CRPF) Alexandria, VA
prevention and early detection of cancer through scientific research and education

Cancer Support Community (CSC) Washington, DC
providing professional programs of emotional support, education and hope for people affected by cancer at no charge so that no one faces cancer alone

Cancer Treatment Research Foundation (CTRF) Arlington Heights, IL
eradication of cancer by relentlessly providing the most innovative and promising patient-driven clinical research that delivers immediate treatment options and a genuine hope for a cure

C-Change Washington, DC
leverages the leadership and expertise of all sectors of society to eliminate cancer as a major public health problem at the earliest possible time

Community Oncology Alliance (COA) Washington, DC
fosters and protects high quality, affordable, and accessible cancer care for all Americans battling cancer

Damon Runyon Cancer Research Foundation New York, NY
identifies and supports extraordinary young scientists across the nation who are committed to discovering the causes and cures for cancer

Friends of Cancer Research (FOCR) Washington, DC
raises awareness and provides public education on cancer research in order to accelerate the nation's progress toward prevention and treatment of cancer

Gerald P. Murphy Cancer Foundation West Lafayette, IN
helping people live longer and better lives through basic, comparative, and clinical research

Healing Odyssey Lake Forest, CA
empowers cancer survivors to be strong, hopeful and courageous through innovative education and support programs

Herring Foundation of Hope (HFH) Alpharetta, GA
providing current and accurate information on cancer prevention, knowledge of treatment options, and hope

Intercultural Cancer Council (ICC) Houston, TX
promotes policies, programs, partnerships, and research to eliminate the unequal burden of cancer among racial and ethnic minorities and medically underserved populations in the US and its associated territories

Jabboury Foundation for Cancer Research Houston, TX
facilitates cancer clinical research trials at the community level, providing private practice physicians an opportunity to be involved in research, and patients the ability to participate in clinical trials close to home

Jimmy Fund Brookline, MA
supports cancer research and care at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

LIVESTRONG Foundation Austin, TX
provides direct services to anyone affected by cancer; connects people and communities with the services they need

Look Good Feel Better (LGFB)
offers a free program that helps improve the self-image, appearance, and quality of life of people undergoing cancer treatment by teaching beauty techniques to help them cope with the appearance related consequences of cancer treatment and restore their appearance and self-confidence

National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) Silver Spring, MD
survivor-led cancer advocacy organization, advocating for quality cancer care for all Americans and empowering cancer survivors

National Collegiate Cancer Foundation (NCCF) Silver Spring, MD
provides services and support to the narrow group of college students who have been diagnosed with cancer

National Foundation for Cancer Research (NFCR) Bethesda, MD
investigates the root causes of cancer in order to understand how to stop it from forming and spreading

National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) Danbury, CT
helping people with rare "orphan" diseases and assisting the organizations that serve them

Native American Cancer Research (NACR) Lakewood, CO
implements cancer research projects involving: prevention, health screening, education, training, control, treatment options, and support

Oncofertility Consortium Chicago, IL
national, interdisciplinary initiative designed to explore the reproductive future of cancer survivors

Oncology Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group (ON DPG) Chicago, IL
provides direction and leadership for quality oncology nutrition practice through education and research

Pregnant With Cancer Network (PWCN) Amherst, NY
providing women diagnosed with cancer while pregnant with information, support and hope

R.A. Bloch Cancer Foundation Kansas City, MO
supports cancer patients with information, moral support, and treatment assistance

Rare Cancer Alliance (RCA) Green Valley, AZ
disseminates information and provides support to all pediatric (childhood) and rare cancer patients

Silver Lining Foundation (ASLF) Chicago, IL
ensures dignified, respectful and equal access to quality cancer education and services for all

Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) Hackensack, NJ
studying and facilitating cancer treatment and the recovery process through the use of integrated complementary therapeutic options (natural and botanical products, nutrition, acupuncture, massage, mind-body therapies, and other complementary modalities)

SR Foundation Houston, TX
supports the financial needs of aspiring college students affected by cancer

Starr Cancer Consortium (SCC)
advances research in new ways that will have an impact on the understanding, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer

Stehlin Foundation for Cancer Research Houston, TX
finds and develops the most effective treatments for the patient suffering from cancer today

V Foundation for Cancer Research Cary, NC
generating broad-based support for cancer research; creating an urgent awareness among all Americans of the importance of the war against cancer

Vietnamese American Cancer Foundation (VACF) Fountain Valley, CA
preventing cancer, improving quality of life, and saving lives, through cancer education, research, advocacy, and services in the Vietnamese community