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  • Resource Guide for Leukemia

    RESOURCES

    Address:1599 Clifton RoadAtlanta, GA 30329

    Mailing Address:PO Box 102454Atlanta, GA 30368-2454

    Phone:1-800-ACS-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. It takes an active approach to teaching people ways to reduce the risk of developing cancer.

    RESOURCES

    Address:1311 Mamaroneck Ave.White Plains, N.Y. 10605

    Phone:1-800-955-4572

    Internet Address: http://www.leukemia-lymphoma.org

    Description of services provided:The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society provides information and support to lymphoma and leukemia patients, family members, and caregivers. It offers family support groups in 230 communities across the United States and peer-to-peer telephone support for patients.

    RESOURCES

    Address:NCI Public Inquiries Office6116 Executive BoulevardRoom 3036ABethesda, MD 20892-8322

    Phone:1-800-4-CANCER (1-800-422-6237)

    Internet Address: http://www.cancer.gov

    Description of services provided:The National Cancer Institute is part of the National Institutes of Health. It provides information about leukemia and other cancers. The Institute funds research related to cancer, and its website includes information about clinical trials.

    CANADIAN RESOURCES

    Address:Suite 200, 10 Alcorn AvenueToronto, Ontario M4V 3B1

    Phone:(416) 961-7223

    Internet Address: http://www.cancer.ca/

    Description of services provided:Our website provides cancer patients, their friends and family and the general public with up-to-date information about cancer and cancer prevention.

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