Resources for Ukrainian People with Cancer

To help people with cancer navigate their care during the crisis in Ukraine, ASCO has compiled resources from its patient education website Cancer.Net and the American Cancer Society. To learn more about ASCO's response to the war in Ukraine, visit ASCO's main website.

Cancer.Net Resources

Resources in English

Managing Your Cancer Care During An Emergency

Keep all your important information close by in the event of an emergency. Learn how to prepare and what to take with you if you need to evacuate your home during an emergency.

Emergency Information Wallet Card for People with Cancer

Download, print, and fill out this wallet card with important health information, such as type of cancer, current treatments and medications. [PDF]

Emergency Checklist

Use this checklist to prepare for an emergency. [PDF]

Coping With War and Cancer: How to Take Care of Your Mental Health During the Ukrainian Crisis

Dr. Fay J. Hlubocky shares what people with cancer should know about managing their mental health during the war in Ukraine, including how to cope and where to find help.

Українська (Ukrainian), Język polski (Polish), Română (Romanian), and Русский (Russian) coming soon.

Język polski (Polish)

Zarządzanie opieką nad chorym na raka w nagłych wypadkach (Managing Your Cancer Care During An Emergency)

Karta informacyjna w nagłych wypadkach (Emergency Information Wallet Card for People With Cancer) [PDF]

Lista kontrolna w nagłych wypadkach (Emergency Checklist) [PDF]

Română (Romanian)

Gestionarea îngrijirilor pentru cancer în timpul unei urgențe (Managing Your Cancer Care During An Emergency)

Card cu informații de urgență (Emergency Information Wallet Card for People With Cancer) [PDF]

Listă de verificare pentru situații de urgență (Emergency Checklist) [PDF]

Additional Cancer.Net Resources in Romanian (Română)

Cancerul de sân [PDF]

Cancerul colorectal [PDF]

Cancerul capului și gâtului [PDF]

Cancerul pulmonar [PDF]

Cancerul prostatic [PDF]

Biopsie: 5 lucruri pe care fiecare pacient trebuie să le cunoască

American Cancer Society Resources

Local Call Center Numbers

Call the American Cancer Society to be connected with someone who can answer your cancer questions. In-country numbers to reach this hotline are:

Email the American Cancer Society at Ukraine.Support@cancer.org.

Resources in English

Coping with Cancer in an Emergency or Disaster Situation

Frequently asked questions about what to do during an emergency if you have cancer.

Getting Help for Cancer Pain

How to manage and talk to your health care team about cancer-related pain.

Getting Help for Fatigue

How to manage and talk to your health care team about cancer-related fatigue.

Getting Help for Nausea and Vomiting

How to manage and talk to your health care team about cancer-related nausea and vomiting.

Українська (Ukrainian)

Боротьба з раком в умовах надзвичайної ситуації чи лиха (Coping with Cancer in an Emergency or Disaster Situation) [PDF]

Отримання допомоги при раковому болі (Getting Help for Cancer Pain) [PDF]

Отримання допомоги при втомі (Getting Help for Fatigue) [PDF]

Отримання допомоги при нудоті і блювоті (Getting Help for Nausea and Vomiting) [PDF]

Język polski (Polish)

Radzenie sobie z rakiem w sytuacji awaryjnej lub w przypadku katastrofy (Coping with Cancer in an Emergency or Disaster Situation) [PDF]

Uzyskanie pomocy na ból nowotworowy (Getting Help for Cancer Pain) [PDF]

Pomoc na zmęczenie (Getting Help for Fatigue) [PDF]

Sposoby na nudności i wymioty (Getting Help for Nausea and Vomiting) [PDF]

Русский (Russian)

Борьба с раком в условиях чрезвычайной ситуации или бедствия (Coping with Cancer in an Emergency or Disaster Situation) [PDF] 

Помощь в случае боли при раке (Getting Help for Cancer Pain) [PDF]

Помощь при утомляемости (Getting Help for Fatigue) [PDF]

Помощь при тошноте и рвоте (Getting Help for Nausea and Vomiting) [PDF]

Related Resources

American Society of Clinical Oncology: Information with Patients with Cancer and Physicians in Ukraine and the Neighboring Countries

More Information

American Cancer Society: Support for Ukrainian Patients with Cancer and Caregivers


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