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- Georgie

Our Resources

When faced with a cancer diagnosis, some people want as much information as possible. Much of the information online is confusing and sometimes misleading. We have collected these links for your use, to narrow down your search for information about cancer.

Community Links

General Cancer Information

American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute
Leukemia Lymphoma Society
Cancer Cares
Cancer Survivorship Institute

Financial Assistance

Social Security Administration
Benefits Check Up
Cancer Care
Healthwell Foundation
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
National Brain Tumor Society
Illinois Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program

Help For The Uninsured

Illinois Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening  Program (IBCCP)
Illinois Department of Healthcare & Family Services
Kane County Health Department
Access DuPage

Prescription Assistance

Illinois Cares Rx
Partnership For Prescription Assistance
American Cancer Society

Support & Networking

American Brain Tumor Association
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
I’m Too Young For This (I2Y)
Lance Armstrong Foundation
Young Survival Coalition
Cancer Wellness Center (Northbrook)
Jennifer S. Fallick Cancer Support Center (Homewood & Mokena)
Wellness House (Hinsdale)
American Cancer Society
Gilda’s Club
The Wellness Community
Look Good …Feel Better
Us, Too Prostate Support
Imerman Angels One-on-One Cancer Support


These links are provided for informational purposes only. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center, part of Northwestern Medicine, does not endorse or sponsor any of these organizations or websites.

The information found on these sites should not be used as a substitute for medical care. Consult your doctor if you have questions about your own medical condition or symptoms.

Do you know of a resource we don’t have listed here? Please let us know!  Email us at