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Support for people diagnosed with lung cancer 

Your treatment facility can be an excellent resource to find local support or counseling. You can also find about about the support that is available to you in other ways. 

Explore in-person support options 

Lung cancer specific support groups list, by state (Lung Cancer Alliance)

Find support programs and services in your area (American Cancer Society)

Locate a Cancer Support Community near you, includes Wellness Communities and Gilda's Clubs (Cancer Support Community)

Explore telephone support options

The Phone Buddy Program  (Lung Cancer Alliance)

Telephone support groups (CancerCare)

Explore online support options

Lung cancer patient online support group (CancerCare)

The Living Room online support groups and discussion boards (Cancer Support Community)

Online lung cancer support community (Association of Cancer Online Resources)

Explore professional support

Peer-to-pear support isn't always enough. Ask at your center if there is a counselor or social worker who can help. Here are options for professional counseling by telephone as well as referral to counselors in your area. 

Telephone counseling (CancerCare)

Cancer Support Helpline (Cancer Support Community)

Referral information for cancer patients and caregivers (American Psychosocial Oncology Society)