Cancer Center

Education Resources

Resource Guide for Hodgkin’s Disease
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Address:

1311 Mamaroneck Ave.

White Plains, NY 10605

Phone:

1-914-949-5213

Internet address:

http://www.lls.org

Description of services provided:

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society provides information and support to patients, family members, and caregivers. It offers family support groups in 230 communities across the US and peer-to-peer telephone support for patients.

National Cancer Institute
Address:

BG 9609 MSC 9760

9609 Medical Center Drive

Bethesda, MD 20892-9760

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 Hodgkin’s disease and other cancers. The institute funds research related to cancer. Its website also features information about clinical trials.

American Cancer Society
Address:

250 Williams Street NW

Atlanta, GA 30303

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 and families through a network of local chapters. The society supports cancer-related research and takes an active approach to teaching people ways to reduce the risk of developing cancer.

Last reviewed August 2015 by Michael Woods, MD

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