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Texas Cancer Information

Mission and Vision

Texas Cancer Information (TCI), at https://www.texascancer.info, can help you connect with the cancer information or services you need. TCI is a website that connects patients, caregivers, the general public, health care policy planners, physicians and other health professionals with reliable online cancer information – all at no cost.

Texas Cancer Information is leading efforts to ease the burden of cancer for Texans. We gather, organize and deliver the latest information to empower Texans with the knowledge needed to reduce the impact of cancer.

Find Cancer Services

TCI will help you find resources in your area for cancer treatment, recovery and support. Best of all, our website is free - free to look for services and free to be listed as a service provider. TCI can help you with needs such as...

Where do I go if I am uninsured or have a low income?
I want to find a cancer physician.
I want to find a hospital or cancer treatment center.
I want to find a hospice.
Where can I get a mammogram?
Where can I get screened for colon cancer?
Where can I get screened for skin cancer?
How can I prevent cancer?

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Support & Survivorship

Cancer patients and survivors can find information related to the following needs
I want to find a support group.
I want to find help with transportation, housing or finances.
I want to find local/community resources for cancer survivors.
I want to find out more about cancer survivorship.

Cancer-Related Data

TCI provides easy access to cancer-related demographics and statistics for Texas and its regions. In this section you will find links to cancer incidence, cancer mortality and age-adjusted rates, population, poverty rates and health insurance coverage in the state.

Texas Cancer Data & Statistics

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Cancer Control

If you want telephone assistance with questions about cancer or with locating or obtaining services, please call one of the following organizations:
> The American Cancer Society (ACS) has information on treatment, support and assistance. Please call 1-800-227-2345.
> LIVESTRONG has information about financial assistance and support groups. Please call 1-855-220-7777.
> Susan G. Komen for the Cure is a breast cancer helpline. Please call 1-877-456-6636 (1-877-GOKOMEN).

If you are looking for help or information on services or programs in your area, please dial 2-1-1 or click on the link https://www.211texas.org/cms/search-health-services-in-texas and select the type of information you are look for, from disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment to health insurance, financial assistance and rehabilitative services.

USE THE 'FIND CANCER SERVICES' TAB TO FIND SERVICES IN KENDALL COUNTY.

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