Resources for Your Journey
Meet Your Basic Needs
Sometimes, challenging times require additional resources. Here is a list of available aide for food, shelter, and basic needs.
Plan for the Future
Addressing your advanced care planning can greatly reduce your stress, fear, and anxiety. Here a some great links to help guide you through the process of setting up a living will and a health care power of attorney.
Abramson Cancer Center at Pennsylvania Hospital has a collection of books that can be found next to the patient café on the infusion floor (5th floor) and in the supportive care services suite (1st floor). Please borrow as you need and return as you can.
Connect with local, regional and national associations dedicated to providing information and services to those with cancer.
Manage Your Finances
Do you need some guidance and help with your finances? There is help available. Take a look at these financial aid options.
Resources for Caregivers
Family members and caregivers are on this journey with you and also need support.
A list of online resources has been compiled with the caregiver in mind.
Get Out & About
Looking for something to do while visiting Philadelphia for your appointments and treatments?
Here are a few good resources (a flyer you can download or print and websites).