Resources for Teenagers with Cancer
Following are some excellent sites for teens with cancer. If you have any helpful suggestions for teen websites, please submit it to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Thank you!
Great site, especially for teenagers between thirteen and sixteen. It has
lots of helpful tips on hair loss, wigs, skin care and appearance.
For 13 - 24-year-olds. This organization creates state-of-the-art ‘youth-focused’ programs and facilities to meet the needs of teens and young adults with cancer.
Bite Me Cancer focuses on supporting teenagers in their battles against all cancers.
ListServ for young survivors (12-21). The membership also contains young
people currently in treatment. It is a small group at the moment but very 'chatty'.
Addresses young adult cancer through advocacy, research, support, outreach, awareness, mobile health and social media. (18+).
Cancer Source Kids (Teen Version)
In partnership with the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses (APON), the mission of Cancer Source Kids is to be a secure site where teens can learn about cancer in a fun and interactive manner.
13Thirty Cancer Connect - This website offers teens with cancer, as well as their family and friends, an array of resources and information, as well as opportunities to interact securely with others.