At the American Cancer Society, we're on a mission to free the world from cancer.
Your American Cancer Society helps to support cancer patients locally by:
Until we do, we'll be funding and conducting research, sharing expert information, supporting patients, and spreading the word about prevention.
All so you can live longer — and better.
-Providing information and educational materials for patients, survivors and caregivers about different types of cancer, treatments and prevention.
-Offering free wigs and other types of head coverings to patients currently going through treatment.
-Transportation to treatment via the Road to Recovery
-Volunteer peer counseling for breast cancer patients through the Reach to Recovery
-Fundraising for cancer research & free patient programs through events like Relay For Life
, Climb to Conquer Cancer, Swing Fore A Cure Golf Tournament
, Cure By Design Gala
, and the Roanoke Discovery Shop
and Smith Mountain Lake Discovery Shop