Cancer treatments can be a financial struggle for many patients, whether or not they have good insurance. The Baptist Cancer Center (BCC) offers patients a nurse navigator and social worker who can help point you toward financial resources.
Here are some financial resources that patients and caregivers also might find useful:
Doing your own research and asking questions about your cancer diagnosis and treatment can help you become more knowledgeable about your condition and treatment plan. To help you with your research, BCC offers information on all the cancers we treat, as well as your first steps as a new cancer patient.
Here are some educational resources that patients and caregivers also might find informative:
Support and Community Resources
There are many support groups and communities for cancer patients, caregivers, and cancer survivors. Your nurse navigator or social worker can help point you toward some local resources.
Here are some additional support resources.
Specific Cancer Support Groups
There are many support and community groups that focus on uniting people affected by specific cancers, such as the following:
Looking for a specific cancer support group? Know of a great organization that is not listed here? Contact us to gain additional information about cancer resources, or share your own helpful resource.