About the Foundation

Partners

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation partners with the following organizations to enhance its work of making sure that each person with cutaneous lymphoma gets the best care possible:

The American Academy of Dermatology: Promoting leadership in dermatology and excellence in patient care through education, research and advocacy. For more information on the American Academy of Dermatology, visit www.aad.org or call 866.503.SKIN (7546).http://www.aad.org

Founded in 2007, the Canadian Skin Patient Alliance provides education, information, an online supportive community, and opportunities to create and join local support groups for all Canadian skin patients. The CSPA also provides physicians and researchers access to patients and their concerns regarding skin disease. For more information on the Canadian Skin Patient Alliance, visit www.skinpatientalliance.ca or call 613.224.4266.

CancerCare helps individuals and families better cope with and manage the emotional and practical challenges arising from cancer. Our services–for patients, survivors, loved ones, caregivers, and the bereaved–include counseling and support groups, educational publications and workshops, and financial assistance. All of our services are provided by professional oncology social workers and are offered completely free of charge. For more information on CancerCare, visit www.cancercare.org. To speak directly with a CancerCare social worker, call 1 800 813 HOPE (4673).

The Coalition of Skin Diseases advocates on behalf of individuals with skin disease. This is accomplished by: supporting basic science and clinical research; fostering physician and patient education; generating awareness of skin disease; and supporting the growth of member organizations through the sharing of mutual concerns which may increase the pace of discovery or a cure while improving the quality of life for those affected. For more information on the Coalition of Skin Diseases, visit www.coalitionofskindiseases.org or call 202.243.0115.

Cook for Your Life is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to improve the health of people touched by cancer by giving them the practical knowledge, tools, and inspiration to cook their way through treatment and into a healthy survivorship. For more information on Cook for Your Life, visit www.cookforyourlife.org or call 212-799-3894.

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) is the world's largest voluntary nonprofit health organization dedicated to funding blood cancer research and providing education and patient services. For more information on The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, visit www.lls.org or phone 800.955.4572.

The Lymphoma Coalition is a global network of worldwide not for profit lymphoma patient organizations with a vision to free the world of lymphomas. They began in 2002 with 4 countries sharing best practices and now has a membership of 46 member organisations from 33 countries. For more information on the Lymphoma Coalition, visit www.lymphomacoalition.org.

The Lymphoma Foundation Canada is a charitable not-for-profit organization that provides information on new treatments and research as well as support for patient education workshops and seminars to help people understand and manage their cancer. The Foundation supports lymphoma-specific research through the creation of fellowships as well as providing community-based resources to help people learn about and cope with their cancer. For more information on the Lymphoma Foundation Canada, visit www.lymphoma.ca or phone 866.659.5556.

The Lymphoma Research Foundation (LRF) is the nation’s largest non-profit organization devoted exclusively to funding innovative lymphoma research and providing people with lymphoma and healthcare professionals with up-to-date information about this type of cancer. LRF’s mission is to eradicate lymphoma and serve those touched by this disease. For more information on the LRF, visit www.lymphoma.org or call the LRF National Headquarters at 212.349.2910.

One Voice Against Cancer (OVAC) is a collaboration of more than 40 national non-profit organizations representing more than 20 million Americans formed to deliver a unified message to Congress and the White House on the need for increased cancer-related research and research application funding as well as for screening and prevention initiatives. For more information on OVAC, visit www.ovaconline.org or call 202.585.3208.http://www.ovaconline.org

The Society for Investigative Dermatology has a mission to advance and promote the sciences relevant to skin health and disease through education, advocacy and scholarly exchange of scientific information. For more information on the Society of Investigative Dermatology, visit www.sidnet.org or call 216.579.9300.