The Resource Center offers the following services:
The CRC lounge offers comfortable reading areas to read books, view DVDs, or sip tea and relax. Library materials are also available on loan.
Staff members and volunteers will assist visitors in finding cancer-related information online and in print. The Resource Center houses a computer for patients and families to browse the web, Medline, and other health-related databases to obtain condition-specific information, treatment options, and more.
Staff members and volunteers also direct individuals to relevant community resources such as hats, wigs, prostheses, and hotel discounts. Brochures and bulletins, newsletters, and an event calendar provide visitors with access to current cancer-related events and programs. Some materials are available in other languages.
For more information, email CancerResourceCenter@ucsfmedctr.org.