Resources

Imerman Angels
www.imermanangels.org
-Find a survivor mentor or be a mentor to a current patient anywhere in the country  

4th Angel Patient and Caregiver Mentoring Program

4thangel.org
Friend for Life
www.friend4life.org
-Network of cancer survivors and caregivers who provide compassionate, one-on-one support
First Descents
www.firstdescents.org
-Kayak, surf, or rock climb with other young adult cancer fighters and survivors  
True North Treks
www.truenorthtreks.org
-Backpacking and canoeing trips with young adult survivors
SamFund
www.thesamfund.org
-Helping young adult survivors cope with the financial stresses of treatment

Movember
us.movember.com
-Helping men lead happier, healthier, longer lives

Cancer + Careers
cancerandcareers.org
Support for people with cancer who are trying to manage their cancer and their career

 

 

Listed below is our ‘little black book’ of good reads we think are helpful during your cancer journey, listed in no particular order. If you have other resources you’d like to throw into the ring, just shoot Dan an email with your suggestion.

Grace and Grit by Ken Wilber

Here & Now by Elena Dorfman and Heidi Schultz Adams

Perseverance by Carolyn Rubenstein

Everything Changes by Karol Rosenthal

Men Cancer Sex by Anne Katz

The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche

How to Be a Villian by Neil Zawacki (just seeing if you’re paying attention)

The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho