The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
Services include health education, peer-to-peer support, support groups and limited patient financial aid. Supports cancer research and provides information and support to patients with leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma.
BMT Infonet - (Blood & Marrow Transplant Information Network)
Provides information about blood and marrow and blood stem cell transplant, and provides an Internet connection between transplant patients and survivors.
Lymphoma Research Foundation of America
Newsletter, e-mail updates, support, helpline, information on treatment and clinical trials. Provides $500 grant to six patients each month for non-medical expenses.
American Cancer Society
Look Good, Feel Better National
Supports cancer research, conducts educational programs and offers support groups, including “Look Good, Feel Better,” to patients and their families. Provides free booklets about leukemia.
Toll-free: 800.813.HOPE (4673)
A national, non-profit organization whose mission is to provide free professional help to people with cancers through counseling, education, information and referral, and direct financial assistance.
National Marrow Donor Program (NMDP)
Donor Information: 800.MARROW2
Facilitates marrow and blood stem cell transplants for patients who do not have a matched donor in their family. Is a network of national and foreign donation centers, collection centers, transplant centers and minority recruitment groups.
Office of Patient Advocacy
Assists patient who lack funding for unrelated donor search and/or procurement.