Support Resources

Find Helpful Information, Support Groups, and More

The resources on this page may help you find a support group and additional helpful information about prostate cancer. Remember, you and your loved one with prostate cancer will need to talk to a doctor about his specific diagnosis and treatment.

Organizations with caregiver resources

The American Cancer Society
www.cancer.org
1.800.ACS.2345
Materials and support group information are available for those with prostate cancer and their caregivers.

National Cancer Institute
Prostate cancer page
www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/prostate
Government agency, which provides general information about prostate cancer, including how to get screened, and ongoing trials.

Prostate Cancer Foundation
www.prostatecancerfoundation.org
1.800.757.2873
A non-profit organization providing general information on prostate cancer, clinical trial information, survivor stories, and nutritional data.

Us TOO International
www.ustoo.org
1.800.80U.STOO
A non-profit organization that provides information, counseling, and educational seminars to assist men with prostate cancer. Lists local support groups for men with prostate cancer and their caregivers. Offers informational materials in Spanish.

Additional support groups and resources

Visit the Web sites of the following organizations to find additional information and support resources:

American Urological Association (AUA) Foundation
www.urologyhealth.org
1.800.828.7866
A site for those with prostate cancer. It is sponsored by the AUA, a professional organization of doctors. Offers information and seminars on prostate cancer and treatment.

Prostate Cancer Education Council (PCEC)
www.prostateconditions.org
1.866.477.6788
A national organization with many resources, including information about Prostate Cancer Awareness Week.