City of Hope is committed to the philosophy of healing the whole person throughout treatment and recovery from cancer.
All of bladder cancer our patients have access to the
Sheri & Les Biller Patient and Family Resource Center,
which offers a wide array of support and educational services. Patients and loved ones may work with a coordinated group of social workers, psychiatrists, psychologists, patient navigators, pain management specialists and spiritual care providers at the center, as well as participate in programs such as music therapy, meditation and many others.
1-866-746-4282 The American Urological Association (AUA) is the premier professional association for the advancement of urologic patient care, and works to ensure that its members are current on the latest research and practices in urology.
800-ACS-2345 866-228-4327 for TYY
The American Cancer Society has many national and local programs, as well as a 24-hour support line, to help cancer survivors with problems such as travel, lodging and emotional issues.
Support groups at City of Hope for patients with specific types of cancer or specific needs. View our calendar for specific groups and meeting times.
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network, an alliance of 19 of the world's leading cancer centers, is an authoritative source of information to help patients and health professionals make informed decisions about cancer care.
The National Cancer Institute, established under the National Cancer Act of 1937, is the Federal Government's principal agency for cancer research and training.
301-402-9612 for TYY
The National Institutes of Health (NIH) is one of the world's foremost medical research centers, and the Federal focal point for medical research in the United States. The NIH, comprising 27 separate institutes and centers, is one of eight health agencies of the Public Health Service, which, in turn, is part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services.