Resources

Ann's Place clinicians can offer advice and resources to clients by calling 203-790-6568 during normal offices hours, M-F, 9am - 5 pm.

The below are a list of resources for distress, fatigue, and pain:

NAVIGATING CANCER & DISTRESS: RESOURCES

National Hotlines and Helplines

  •  National Suicide Prevention Lifeline (Open 24/7): 1-800-273-TALK (8255); TYY: 1-800-799-4TTY (4889)

  • National Alliance on Mental Health (Open Monday-Friday, 10:00-6:00 p.m., ET) 1-800-950-NAMI (6264)

  • American Cancer Society Helpline: 1-800-227-2345 (Open 24/7)

  • CancerCare Helpline (Monday-Thursday, 10:00-6:00 p.m., Friday 10:00-5:00 p.m.): 800‑813‑HOPE (4673)

American Cancer Society:

 National Cancer Institute

 Cancer Care

 American Society for Clinical Oncology

 Anxiety and Depression Association of America

 National Institute of Mental Health

 National Alliance on Mental Health

 Family Caregiver Alliance

Coalition for Immigrant Mental Health

 Center for Mind-Body Medicine

 Resources from Ann’s Place

PAIN AND FATIGUE

National Cancer Institute       

Patient Resource & Cancer Pain Resource Consortium

American Cancer Society

Cancer Care

Cancer.net

International Myeloma Foundation

National Comprehensive Cancer Network

National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health

Get Palliative Care

Other Resources

College Scholarships – Holly Scanlan Foundation

The Holly Scanlan Foundation partners with organizations like Ann’s Place to identify one CT resident a year for a $5,000 scholarship. Eligible candidates must have an immediate family member or be the patient themselves with a serious cancer diagnosis (in treatment, post-treatment or deceased) and be in school full time. To learn more, speak to an Ann’s Place clinician at 203-790-6568.