Organization Name:Cancer Hope Network
Founded: 1981 in Chester, NJ
Free confidential, one-to-one support via telephone for cancer patients and their families. CHN matches cancer patients and/or family members with trained volunteers who have themselves undergone and/or received treatment for a similar cancer experience.
- Patients are screened and matched by their emotional needs as well as informational needs.
- Patients matched across the US, Canada and Puerto Rico.
- Volunteers are genuinely motivated and are trained at the Chester, NJ, location or on-line across the country.
- Website includes an extensive list of general help links and cancer-specific organizations.
Contact Information:Diane Paul, Founder, Ocology Nurse