Northwest Hospital’s Cancer Resource Center is open to all patients, families and friends. They offer information on the latest research, events, activities, as well as valuable education and support. The center is staffed by friendly volunteers trained by the American Cancer Society who will help guide you to the right information and resources, with many free items available including wigs.
The Cancer Resource Center is located on the main campus of Northwest Hospital in Suite G-5 of the Medical Office Building. Call ahead for an appointment at 206.668.1910 or drop in Tuesday-Friday between 10:00am – 2:00pm.
In addition to the information Northwest Hospital, your physicians and volunteers are able to provide you about cancer care, there are many national organizations that focus on specific types of cancer.
American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)
American Society for Clinical Oncology (ASCO)
Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
American Brachytherapy Society (ABS)
American Cancer Society
National Cancer Institute
Colon and Rectal Cancers
National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable
Kidney and Renal Cancer
Kidney Cancer Association
Lung Cancer Alliance
American Lung Association
American Lung Association, Washington Chapter
Mesothelioma Applied Research Foundation
National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation
Uterine (Endometrial) Cancer
Gynecologic Cancer Foundation