Advice for Those Newly Diagnosed with Colorectal Cancer

You are not alone. There is a community of survivors and support groups to help you and your family. Here are a few online resources to consider:

The Colon Cancer Alliance is an excellent resource for information on patient advocacy, community involvement and patient care specific to colon cancer.

The American Cancer Society also has several resources devoted to survivors after treatment, caregivers, and support for patientís family and friends.

The Colorectal Cancer Coalition C3 contains up to date information on the status of colon cancer research trials, policy at the state, local and national level and is an excellent resource for patients and their advocates.

The Colon Club is a nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness of colorectal cancer in out-of-the-box ways. Itís a place to connect with other survivors and share your thoughts.