Patient Support Resources

A diagnosis of cancer can be shocking and overwhelming. There are many factors that impact patients during this journey and they extend beyond medical care. Below are some resources that may help patients and caregivers during their journey.

Patient Assistance Programs

Many pharmaceutical companies offer patient assistance programs for patients who may need help paying for medications. Each program is different, but below are some resources to consider.

In addition, the pharmaceutical companies that make melanoma drugs have programs to help support patients with access to medication. Below are links to some of these programs.

Social Support

From emotional support to personal care, these websites provide other social support information that may be helpful.


The NIH has tips for returning to work after treatment.