- Lung Cancer Basics
Welcome to the National Lung Cancer Support Group Network! To find a lung cancer support group near you, click on the map below. If you don’t find a group near you, please call 1-800-298-2436. Our caring and professional staff stand ready to help.
Open to anyone diagnosed with lung cancer, anywhere in the US
We are actively expanding this network and looking for individuals and healthcare providers interested in bringing a lung cancer support group to your community. We can help every step of the way – check below for additional information.
Research shows that the benefits of patients and caregivers attending in person support groups include increased feelings of support, control and confidence with a decrease in depression and distress. All of this may lead to improved survival.
Are you an individual or healthcare provider interested in bringing a lung cancer support group to your community? We can help! Through our National Lung Cancer Support Group Network, we provide free technical assistance, training and tools to establish and sustain your group, provide referrals for those reaching us for help in your area and establish a network of peers to share lessons learned and best practices.
As part of the Network, we provide support group facilitators with the following: