Cancer’s licensed oncology social workers can help anyone affected by cancer, free of charge.
To speak with a licensed oncology social worker, call 800-813-HOPE (4673). Wait until you are ready; sharing your diagnosis is a personal experience.
You can then utilize built-in communication services to live chat with a person or group, post an event or promote other members' events, create and lead your own live chat support group, or write your own blog.
There are also several features that allow members to communicate with one another including private chat, email and public forums.
Consider getting involved in group social events, taking a local class or joining a club.
Starting small with these types of activities can help build confidence, self-esteem and social skills.
Managing doctor appointments or coping with treatment side effects can be time consuming and stressful.
You may want to consider talking to your family, friends or even your health care team to help you decide when dating might be right for you. It’s normal to feel nervous or anxious about dating.