You are not alone, and many people who have gone before you want to
help you with their experience, hope and strength. We partner with many
Indianapolis support and resource organizations that offer professional
and personal guidance and assistance through the cancer journey.
National Cancer Information and Support Resources
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
Patient Resource™ Cancer Guide: A Treatment and Facilities Guide for Patients and Their Families
Cancer Care Resources
St.Vincent Cancer Care Support Groups
(317) 338-4YOU (4978)
Our supportive caregivers provide guidance and education to cancer
survivors and their loved ones as they navigate life after treatment.
American Cancer Society – Indianapolis Chapter
Provides information, day-to-day help through treatment and recovery and emotional support through the entire cancer experience.
American Lung Association – Indiana
Working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease through education, advocacy and research.
Brooke’s Place for Grieving Young People
Provides support and services to grieving children and families.
The Cancer Support Community – Central Indiana
Free psychosocial support groups, education, stress management and social activities for adult cancer patients and families.
CML Connection™ - Indianapolis
(877) 431-2573, x711
to improving the lives of individuals living with chronic myeloid
leukemia (CML), diminishing suffering for both patient/survivor and
caregiver, and uniting the voice of the CML community in the United
The Common Bond
Prostate cancer support group.
Families Living With Cancer
(317) 338-4YOU (4968)
and support group at St. Vincent that will help increase your
understanding of the variety of support services available to the
patient and family. The facilitators of the group are a clinically
trained social worker and an oncology-certified nurse.
Family Support Group
(317) 875-4675 or (317) 338-4007
For patients' families coping with a terminal illness.
Family Support Meeting
For family members and caregivers of seriously and terminally ill loved ones.
Indiana Women in Need (IWIN) Foundation
resources for women in need, including personal errands, childcare,
housekeeping, pet care, transportation and more. Toll free: 1(866)
Leukemia Lymphoma Society
to funding blood cancer research, education and patient services. LLS's
mission is to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma,
and improve the quality of lifeof patients and their families.
Little Red Door Cancer Agency
qualified cancer patients and their families by providing
transportation, expendable supplies, durable medical equipment, patient
advocacy, financial assistance, and free or reduced cost cancer
Look Good...Feel Better
for women in active treatment to counteract the appearance-related side
effects of cancer treatment. Offered by your American Cancer Society.
Meals on Wheels or Home Delivered Meals
You may qualify for a meal service if you are unable to prepare or shop for your food.
Indiana's ovarian cancer resource organization. Toll-Free: (855) 855-OVAR;
Pink Ribbon Connection
Provide resources, services and access to care for those touched by breast cancer, especially the medically underserved.
Partners in Wellness
(317) 925-5595 or (317) 257-1505
A cancer support group by the Little Red Door Cancer Agency and Cancer Support Community — Central Indiana.
Outrun The Sun
Educates about preventive measures and support research to reduce melanoma rates.
Reach to Recovery
One on one
support for breast cancer patients with a trained breast cancer survivor
who has undergone a similar experience. Offered by your American Cancer
Road to Recovery
for cancer patients to and from cancer treatments and doctor's
appointments. Offered by the American Cancer Society.
Sisters Network Inc. of Indianapolis
Indianapolis chapter of national African American breast cancer survivorship organization.
Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC)
Indianapolis – North
Marion County Public Library
Last Tuesday 7:00-9:00 PM
John Groves (317) 872-6674
Indianapolis – South
St. Francis Education Center
1st. Thursday 7:00 PM
Janice Leak, MSN, APRN-BC, AOCN
Hux Cancer Center
3rd Tuesday, 4:30 PM
Mary Ryan, SP (812) 234-9584
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
Funds innovative breast cancer research. Sponsors Komen Race for the Cure.
(317) 638-CURE (2873)
Young Survival Coalition of Central Indiana
Dedicated to the unique issues of young women and breast cancer. Provides newly diagnosed kits (317) 682.HOPE (4673)
Boone County Cancer Society, Lebanon (765) 483-2043
Helping Her Heal Fund (Female Cancers), Zionsville (317) 873-0210; (765) 482-0024
Cancer Resource Centre, Munster (219) 836-3349
Cancer Services of Delaware County/Little Red Door, Muncie (765) 284-9063
Cancer Services of Grant County, Marion, (765) 664-6815
Cancer Services of Hamilton County, Noblesville, (317) 776-1519
Cancer Services for Huntington (260) 356-2399
Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, Fort Wayne, (260) 484-9560
LaGrange County Cancer Society, LaGrange (260) 463-3126
Olcott Center for Cancer Education, Bloomington, IN (812) 353-5669
Porter County Cancer Society, Inc., Valparaiso (219) 462-7466
Riverbend Cancer Services, South Bend (574) 287-4197
Steuben County Cancer Association, Angola (260) 665-5237
United Cancer Services of Elkhart County, Inc., Elkhart (574) 875-5158
Wabash County Cancer Society, Manchester (260) 982-2668