American Cancer Society
25 Stuart Street, 4th Floor
Boston, MA 02916

Region: Boston

American Cancer Society

Description of resource: The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.
Information and Referral: Community resources database on Home Supports; Financial services; Funeral Planning/Assistance; Legal assistance
Support Groups: Cancer: General, Breast, Prostate; Bereavement: General Adult, Parental, Child/Adolescent, Gay/Lesbian Partner; Family Caregiver
Counseling: Illness and Bereavement: Individual, Family, Children

Contact: Joann Farina, Regional Director of Cancer Control
Phone: 800-227-2345


Services provided:

Bereavement Bereavement
Children Children
Education Education
Information Information
Spirituality Spirituality
Support Group/Counseling Support Group/Counseling
Transportation Transportation