Amer­i­can Can­cer So­ci­ety Re­source Cen­ters and Pro­grams

C.A.R.E. - - Living With Cancer - Http://www.stvin.org/can­cer-cen­ter-ser­vices www.phs.org

Vol­un­teers help with pro­grams and ser­vices and make re­fer­rals to com­mu­nity re­sources.

Santa Fe

CHRIS­TUS St. Vin­cent Re­gional Can­cer Cen­ter 490W. Zia Rd. 505-913-8900

Al­bu­querque

The Can­cer Cen­ter at Pres­by­te­rian Kase­man Hos­pi­tal 8300 Con­sti­tu­tion Ave. NE 505-559-6100

Pa­tient Nav­i­ga­tors

Pro­fes­sion­als work with newly di­ag­nosed can­cer pa­tients, their fam­i­lies and care­givers, pro­vid­ing help with can­cer in­for­ma­tion, com­mu­nity-based re­sources, trans­porta­tion, lodg­ing, nu­tri­tional in­for­ma­tion and free wigs. In Santa Fe and Al­bu­querque, con­tact Jes­sica Quir­ing, 505-262-6018.

Road to Re­cov­ery pro­gram

Vol­un­teer driv­ers pro­vide trans­porta­tion to and from treat­ment for can­cer pa­tients who do not have a ride or are un­able to drive them­selves. Vol­un­teer driv­ers are needed in Santa Fe. Con­tact Geral­dine, 505-262-6028.

Reach to Re­cov­ery pro­gram

Breast can­cer sur­vivors pro­vide one-onone sup­port and in­for­ma­tion to help newly di­ag­nosed pa­tients cope with breast can­cer. Con­tact LeAnne, 505-412-1817

Ho­tel stays

The Amer­i­can Can­cer So­ci­ety part­ners with ho­tels and­mo­tels to pro­vide free or re­duced cost lodg­ing to pa­tients trav­el­ing more than 50 miles to their can­cer re­lated ap­point­ments. 800-227-2345 to en­roll.

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