Other Cancer Resources
Cancer Library Resource Center
A comprehensive resource center for patients, family members and the public for accurate and up-to-date information about cancer prevention and treatment is available at the Mercy St. Anne Hospital.
Reference books and magazines
- Video tapes and DVDssong
- Information for patients, families and healthcare professionals via a touch screen computer
Internet access and computers are also provided. Laptop computers with wireless Internet access can be loaned for patients undergoing infusion therapy.
Victory Center Cancer Information
This independent resource is one of the largest, most comprehensive collections of cancer information in the area. It includes all available published information from the National cancer Institute and the National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship. Free and open to the public 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. Mon – Thurs; 8 a.m. – 3 p.m. Fri.Victory Center
5532 W. Central Ave
Toledo OH 43615
419.531.7600. The Victory Center Website
Toll Free Numbers & WebsitesAmerican Cancer Society-Ohio Cancer Patient Center
1-800-622-8922Cancer Information Service
1-800-992-2623Cancer Information Service and Counseling
1-800-525-3777 American Cancer Society-National Cancer Information Center
Candlelighter Childhood Cancer Foundation
1-800-366-2223 National Cancer Institute Hotline
1-800-422-6237Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
WebsitesAmerican Cancer SocietyNational Cancer InstituteMemorial Sloan Kettering Cancer InstituteOhio State University Cancer CenterSusan G. Komen Breast Cancer FoundationUniversity of Michigan Cancer CenterClinical TrialsLucas County Colorectal Cancer CoalitionCancer Patient Services
Please note that this is just a sampling of some of the most popular resources, not an exclusive or exhaustive list. You can also check your local public or university library for more information.