Coronavirus Information

The Cutaneous Lymphoma Foundation is here to serve and support you as we all navigate these uncertain and unprecedented times.  

Every day we continue to  monitor the coronavirus/COVID-19 news and updates in order to make decisions that will allow us to keep you informed and everyone safe.

As previously announced, we made some changes to  our spring in-person patient programs. Some were shifted to an online format while others postponed for a date later in the year.  You can find the most up-to-date program information on our website at:

Information Related to Cutaneous Lymphoma

General Guidelines for Cutaneous Lymphoma Patients

Cutaneous Lymphoma FAQ About COVID-19

Each person’s journey with cutaneous lymphoma is unique. 

If you have specific questions about your risk or the effect coronavirus could have for you, we recommend contacting your healthcare provider directly.

General Information

It’s important that all of us continue to heed the guidelines set out by the World Health Organization (WHO), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and other health agencies to help minimize the impact and spread of the coronavirus.

World Health Organization (WHO) - advice for the public at large
Coronavirus Disease 2019

United States Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - information about and ways to protect yourself against the coronavirus
Coronavirus (COVID-19)
What to Do if You Are Sick
If You Are At Higher Risk

Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)
Coronavirus Rumor Control

Resources for More Information

To assist you in finding useful information related to the coronavirus and additional specific information for those with blood cancers, below are some helpful links with clinically vetted information:

Blood Cancer / Chronic Health Conditions

American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Coronavirus 2019: What People With Cancer Need To Know - ASCO

Lymphoma Research Foundation
Coronavirus and What the Lymphoma Community Needs to Know (Webinar Recording)
  John P. Leonard, MD, Weill Cornell Medicine
Understanding COVID-19/Novel Coronavirus: What Patients Need to Know (Factsheet)

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Blog
Helping Blood Cancer Patients Adjust to the New Normal

Alliance for Aging Research
Common Questions and Answers About COVID19 for Older Adults and People with Chronic Health Conditions

For Older Adults

National Council on Aging
What Older Adults Need to Know 

Alliance for Aging Research
Common Questions and Answers About COVID19 for Older Adults and People with Chronic Health Conditions

Medicare Rights Center Blog
What You Need to Know About Medicare Coverage and the Response to Coronavirus

Health & Wellness

National Council on Aging
Where to Get Food Now
Stay Active and Safe During the Coronavirus

National Institute on Aging
Exercise and Physical Activity

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
COVID-19 Nutrition Resource Center

Financial Assistance

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS)
LLS has established the LLS COVID-19 Patient Financial Aid Program to help eligible blood cancer patients experiencing financial hardship due to the pandemic. Click on link below for eligibility requirements and instructions on how to apply.
Financial Assistance for Patients Impacted by the COVID-19 Pandemic

We are here to support you!

As always, we are here to support you in your journey with cutaneous lymphoma.

Please reach us at:
Phone: (248) 644-9014 ext 1
Mail: PO BOX 374, Birmingham, MI 48012

We promise to respond as quickly as we can.

Our hearts and thoughts go out to each and every one of you. We are in this journey together and look forward to better days in the near future.