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Support Services for the AYA Population

Support organizations for adolescent and young adult cancer survivors. 

BY Kathy LaTour
PUBLISHED September 16, 2012

Isolation is a common issue with young adult patients and survivors. Here are a few organizations that help to provide support, information and resources for this population:

AYA Cancer Patients and Survivors
facebook.com/ayacancer

15-40 Connection
15-40.org

First Descents
firstdescents.org

Focus Under Forty
university.asco.org/focus-under-forty

Stupid Cancer
stupidcancer.com

Imerman Angels
imermanangels.org

Planet Cancer
planetcancer.org

The SAMFund for Young Adult Survivors of Cancer
thesamfund.org

Teens Living with Cancer
teenslivingwithcancer.org

The Oncofertility Consortium
oncofertility.northwestern.edu

The Ulman Cancer Fund for Young Adults
ulmanfund.org

We Believe Foundation, Inc.
webelievefoundation.com

Young Survival Coalition (breast cancer)
youngsurvival.org

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