The term "survivorship" in the cancer world generally refers to patients who have completed initial cancer treatments (radiation, surgery, or chemotherapy). As you finish treatment, your doctors and care team will continue to follow you carefully. The focus shifts, however, more to wellness. Explore the links on this page to find out details, and resources available for each step of your cancer journey.
ACS offers information specific to AYA patients, from treatments and special issues to the latest research and statistics.
CancerCare provides free, professional support services for young adults affected by cancer, as well as cancer information and additional resources.
Topics include cancers that are most common in young adults, specific challenges for young adults with cancer and how to find help and support. Detailed sections: Family, Friends, and Relationships; Understanding Cancer Treatment; Cancer and Your Body; Returning to School or Work After Cancer; and Managing Emotions and Health After Cancer.
Meet and connect with the YSC community nationally & locally. Be inspired, get involved, find support online, in person or one-on-one.