Resources

This Resources Page is a work in progress, and continues to be updated over time. 

Please check back for new information, or contact us if you have a helpful link to share! It is said, "A rising tide lifts all boats..."

Below are some trusted websites with links to detailed information on educational, financial, lodging, transportation, and more.  If you are "new to cancer", all of this might be a bit overwhelming; in that case, just know that it is here, and seek personal support to get you through these first few days, weeks, months. We are here for you.

*If you have a mental health emergency, please either reach out to the resources under "Mental Health Help" at the bottom of this page, or call 911. Survivor Wellness does not offer emergency helpline services.

• GREAT GENERAL LISTS •

Patient Resource List (from Utah Cancer Specialists website) 

Cancer.gov 

Cancer.org (The American Cancer Society)

CancerResearch.org  

Nancy's List

    Cancer Choices (associated with Commonweal) 

      Coping Mag.com Cancer Survivors Guide 

      Cancer Survivor Guide

       

      • LOCAL (SLC) CANCER HEALTH SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS •

      Survivor Healthcare (providing virtual primary cancer survivor care, founded by Dr. John Librett, cancer survivor and former director of Survivor Wellness.)

      Cancer Rehabilitation Centers (providing oncology-specific physical therapy in Midvale/Sandy)

        • FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE •  

        Needs Beyond Medicine (Utah-based nonprofit assisting cancer patients with financial needs beyond medical treatment costs)

        Nancy's List Financial Assistance

        Family Reach


          • RECOMMENDED LOCAL PRACTITIONERS (therapeutic treatment professionals) •

          Harmony Acupuncture Clinic - Bea Hammond (Individual Acupuncture; founder, Bea Hammond offered acupuncture at Cancer Wellness House)

          Classical Ways Acupuncture - Michael Berger, L.Ac. (Individual Classical Chinese Acupuncture; Michael offers 15% discount for members of Survivor Wellness)

          Wasatch Acupuncture (Community Acupuncture)

          SLC Qi (Community Acupuncture)

          Rumble Motion Massage and Movement (Licensed Massage Therapy, Movement Therapy)


            • RETREATS • 

            Image Reborn (For Breast Cancer Survivors)

            Reel Recovery (Fly-fishing retreats for Male-Identifying Cancer Survivors)

            Casting for Recovery (Fly-fishing retreats for Female-Identifying Cancer Survivors)

               

              • SUPPORT FOR YOUTH •

              Camp Hobe (Summer camps)

              Camp Kesem (Summer camps)

              The Sharing Place (Offering grief and healing counseling for children)

                 

                • MEDICAL RESOURCES •

                PubMed.gov (Research from the National Library of Medicine)

                CDC.gov  (Center for Disease Control & Prevention)

                NIH.gov (National Institute of Health

                NCCIH.nih.gov (National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health)

                ASCO.org (American Society of Clinical Oncology)

                Uncharted (Dr. Christopher Gregg, PhD.)

                  • SURVIVOR WELLNESS RESOURCES •

                  The Four Pillars, by Dr. John Librett

                  Recommended Reading List

                  Immune Boosting Soup Recipe!


                    • MENTAL HEALTH HELP •

                    CRISIS LINE: 801-587-3000 (With Utah area code, dial 988 - 24hours/7 days a week) This line is a crisis hotline. 

                    WARM LINE: 801-587-1055 (365 days/years from 8am-11pm) This line is for a check-in, to talk with a real person - not for emergencies.

                    • GRIEF RESOURCES •

                    Caring Connections (University of Utah School of Nursing Grief Support Services)