When you are fighting cancer or living with another disease or condition, it is important to know you are not alone. Novant Health Hepatobiliary and Pancreas Specialists makes an effort to be aware of support groups that would benefit our patients.
Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Center
The Novant Health Derrick L. Davis Cancer Center at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center offers support for patients suffering from all types of cancers including pancreatic cancer and liver cancer, as well as their families. The Center is part of the Cancer Care Coalition of Winston-Salem, and offers educational resources, support groups and pastoral care.
Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center
Should your treatment require hospitalization at Novant Health Forsyth Medical Center, you might receive a supportive care consultation during your stay. This includes informing you about support groups and coordinating your care with home health care services or nursing facilities as needed.
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
The Pancreatic Cancer Action Network offers one-one-one phone support. You can speak with a pancreatic cancer support expert free of charge, and learn about a wide variety of support resources for you and your family.
American Liver Foundation
The American Liver Foundation is a national network of resources for patients suffering from liver conditions including liver cancer, cirrhosis of the liver, liver disease, jaundice and other conditions. The Foundation's website contains reliable information about these conditions as well as well information for caregivers and family members.
American Cancer Society
The American Cancer Society has local and online support groups for many types of cancer, including liver cancer and pancreatic cancer. There are groups for those currently fighting cancer as well as those who have been through the fight.