Support Services

The Johns Hopkins Colon Cancer Center recognizes the needs of those who have been directly touched by this disease, and even those have not.

The following support services are available to help those in need

Buddy Network 

Palliative Care 



Community Education 

Online Resources

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 patients 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.

Yahoo Health Groups has a widely subscribed to Colon Cancer Support Group message board and group blog.