Health Resources

Patient Support and Advocacy

  • Tamika and Friends
    Founded in 2005 by cervical cancer survivor and advocate Tamika Felder, Tamika and Friends is dedicated to raising awareness about cervical cancer and its link to HPV.
  • The Yellow Umbrella
    Founded by musician and cervical cancer survivor Christine Baze, the Yellow Umbrella organization works to educate and empower women and raise awarness about HPV and cervical cancer prevention.
  • Women's Cancer Network offers a searchable database of gynecological oncologists by state.
  • Cancer Schmancer Movement
    Information on cancer and advocacy.
    Offers cancer information and one-on-one support.
  • Fertile Hope
    A LIVESTRONG initiative dedicated to providing reproductive information, support and hope to cancer patients and survivors whose medical treatments present the risk of infertility.
  • Hyster Sisters
    A woman-to-woman support site for hysterectomy information, support and recovery.
  • Blog for a Cure The mission of Blog for a Cure is to make life a little bit easier for cancer survivors by providing a free personal web publishing service for them and continuing to develop and upgrade this service to be the best it can be for its users.
  • Society of Gynecologic Oncology Survivorship Toolkit The Society of Gynecologic Oncology has developed a toolkit with resources for patients, families and survivors to help guide you on next steps after treatment. The tools on this page can be used in conjunction with information provided by a healthcare provider or cancer care team.
    Provides information on chemotherapy for patients, family members, and caregivers.
  • Royal Crown of Glory Foundation
    Provides 100% human hair lace front wigs absolutely free to all women that are hair loss victims due to a treatment/illness, no matter if the hair loss is temporary or permanent. (866) 552-8080

Financial Assistance

  • CancerCare offers limited assistance for cancer-related costs as well as referrals to help you find additional resources. Assists with such cost as transportation to and from cancer treatment, home care, child care, and pain medication. Download information online or call 800.813.HOPE (4673).
  • The CancerCare Co-Payment Assistance Foundation is a not-for-profit organization established in 2007 to address the needs of individuals who cannot afford their insurance co-payments to cover the cost of medications for treating cancer.
  • Patient Advocate Foundation's Patient Services provides patients with arbitration, mediation and negotiation to settle issues with access to care, medical debt, and job retention related to their illness. 800.532.5274.
  • The Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition (CFAC) is a coalition of financial assistance organizations joining forces to help cancer patients experience better health and well-being by limiting financial challenges. CFAC provides a searchable database of organizations that provide financial assistance.

Clinical Trials

HPV and Cervical Cancer Information

Health Policy

  • National Conference of State Legislatures
    Offers updated information on state legislation related to HPV vaccination.
  • Women In Government
    A national, non-profit, non-partisan organization of women state legislators that provides leadership opportunities, networking expert forums, and educational resources to address and resolve complex public policy issues.