Online Resources for Those with Cancer

There are numerous reputable online resources available for individuals with cancer and their families, providing valuable information, support, and a sense of community. Here is a list of some notable online resources:

American Cancer Society (ACS)

ACS offers a wide range of information on cancer types, treatment options, support services, and resources for patients and caregivers.

National Cancer Institute (NCI)

NCI provides comprehensive information about cancer research, clinical trials, cancer statistics, and cancer-related publications.


This resource from the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) offers reliable information on various cancer types, treatment options, and coping strategies.


CancerCare provides free professional support services, including counseling, support groups, and financial assistance for cancer patients and their families.


LIVESTRONG offers a variety of resources, including information on cancer treatment, survivorship, and physical fitness.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)

LLS provides information on blood cancers, support groups, and financial assistance for patients.

This resource focuses on breast cancer, offering comprehensive information, discussion forums, and expert opinions.

Colorectal Cancer Alliance

Provides resources and support specifically for colorectal cancer patients and their families.

Cancer Support Community

Offers online support groups, educational webinars, and resources for individuals affected by cancer.

Cancer Research UK

Provides information on cancer research, treatments, and ways to get involved in supporting cancer research efforts.

National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN)

Provides resources and support specifically for colorectal cancer patients and their families.

Stupid Cancer

Focuses on the needs of young adults affected by cancer, offering support, advocacy, and community.


Allows cancer patients to create a personalized online support community to connect with friends and family.

Cancer Hope Network

Provides one-on-one support through trained volunteer cancer survivors.

Imerman Angels

Connects cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers with individuals who have experienced similar journeys.

The Cancer Letter

Offers in-depth news and reporting on cancer research, policy, and treatments.

Slipper Sister Private Facebook Group

This is a private group only for Warriors. RSWP wants this to be a safe space where you can connect with other Warriors!

Established Warriors: share your best advice, connect with New Warriors, and find your community!

New Warriors: ask questions, get advice, and find your community!

Other Warrior Resources

How to Coordinate a Meal Train for Warriors

Setting up a meal train for someone with cancer can be a thoughtful way to provide support during a challenging time. A meal train involves organizing a schedule of friends and family who take turns preparing and delivering meals to the person undergoing cancer treatment.