The Internet has many sources of information about pancreatic cancer; this section represents a growing archive of those resources.
Cancer Care, Inc.
Hirshberg Foundation Grants are available through Cancer Care for counseling and financial assistance.
Cancer Support Community
They provide free support, education and hope to people with cancer and their loved ones. Patients and families can participate in professionally-led support groups, educational workshops, nutrition and exercise programs and stress-reduction classes. All programs are provided free of charge in a home-like community setting.
American Pancreatic Association
The American Pancreatic Association is an organization for physicians and researchers interested in diseases of the exocrine pancreas. Their mission is to foster clinical and basic science research needed to cure diseases of the pancreas.
Simms Mann Center at UCLA for Integrative Oncology
The Simms/Mann Center is a national model for providing integrative patient care for individuals and families touched by cancer. They offer nutritional guidance, emotional support and alternative medicine as well as psychosocial support, mind/body approaches, groups and counseling.
Patient Resource Cancer Guide
A guide of treatment and facilities (free of charge) for patients and their families. This site offers patient advocacy and empowerment through education.
The Extra Mile
An organization set up to unite patients and families through milage that is collected from donors. If you have family member with a cancer diagnosis that is living out of state, contact the Extra Mile for further information. You can also contact the Extra Mile if you would like to donate milage to their cause.
Angel Flight West
Angel Flight West is a nonprofit, volunteer-driven organization that arranges free, non-emergency air travel for children and adults with serious medical conditions and other compelling needs. Their network of 1,600 pilots throughout the 13 western states donate their aircraft, piloting skills, and all flying costs to help families in need, enabling them to receive vital treatment that might otherwise be inaccessible because of financial, medical, or geographic limitations.
Johns Hopkins, The Sol Goldman Pancreatic Cancer Research Center
The Multidisciplinary Pancreatic Cancer Team at Johns Hopkins is committed to providing the highest level of care to individuals suffering from pancreatic cancer and related conditions. Our team is comprised of many of the world’s leading experts in pancreatic cancer.
The Lustgarten Foundation
The Lustgarten Foundation is the nation’s largest private supporter of pancreatic cancer research.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network raises money for direct private funding of research-and advocates for more aggressive federal research funding of medical breakthroughs in prevention, diagnosis and treatment of pancreatic cancer.
Cancer Legal Resource Center
A Joint Program of Loyola Law School & the Disability Rights Legal Center promoting the rights of people with disabilities and the public interest in and awareness of those rights by providing legal and related services.
National Cancer Institute
NCI's gateway for information about pancreatic cancer.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem.
The global source for clinical trials information: offering news, analysis, study grants, career opportunities, and trial listings to professionals and patients.
Journal of neuroendocrine tumors and pancreatic diseases and sciences.
Know Cancer is a new Social Network for individuals who are affected by Cancer, featuring a Cancer Directory and Educational hub. Get Cancer Information, locate Resources and join the Community.
My Cancer Advisor
A premier multi-media, interactive patient education site linked with the comprehensive resources and information available on PatientResource.net. This site is for sharing information and connecting with others to create a community of learning and support.
The website resources provided above are intended to be solely for informational purposes and should not be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.