Prostate Cancer, Advanced or Metastatic - Other Places To Get Help
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
1600 Clifton Road
Atlanta, GA 30333
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is
an agency of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. The CDC works
with state and local health officials and the public to achieve better health
for all people. The CDC creates the expertise, information, and tools that
people and communities need to protect their health—by promoting health,
preventing disease, injury, and disability, and being prepared for new health
The American Cancer Society's Man to Man program
provides community-based education and support for men with prostate cancer.
Self-help and support groups focus on prostate cancer, treatment, side effects,
and coping with the disease and with treatment.
and activities depend on the location. Some locations offer groups for men
along with their wives or partners. And other locations may offer a group
setting called Side by Side for the wives or partners to meet separately.
To locate a program in your area, call the American Cancer
Society toll-free at the number shown above.
National Cancer Institute (NCI)
6116 Executive Boulevard
Bethesda, MD 20892-8322
https://livehelp.cancer.gov/app/chat/chat_launch for live help
The National Cancer Institute (NCI) is a U.S. government
agency that provides up-to-date information about the prevention, detection,
and treatment of cancer. NCI also offers supportive care to people who have cancer
and to their families. NCI information is also available to doctors, nurses,
and other health professionals. NCI provides the latest information about
clinical trials. The Cancer Information Service, a service of NCI, has trained
staff members available to answer questions and send free publications.
Spanish-speaking staff members are also available.
Prostate Cancer Foundation
1250 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401
1-800-757-CURE (1-800-757-2873) (310) 570-4700
The Prostate Cancer Foundation is the world's leading organization for funding prostate cancer research. On its website, you'll find information on prostate cancer detection, treatment, and support groups.
Urology Care Foundation: The Official Foundation of the American Urological
1000 Corporate Boulevard
Linthicum, MD 21090
UrologyHealth.org is a website written by urologists
for patients. Visitors can find specific topics by using the "search"
The website provides information about adult and
pediatric urologic topics, including kidney, bladder, and prostate conditions.
You can find a urologist, sign up for a free quarterly newsletter, or click on
the Urology A–Z page to find information about urologic problems.