Colon Cancer Resources
Be Seen, Get Screened
Did you know that 1 in 3 adults over 50 hasn’t been screened for colon cancer? Are you one of them or do you know someone who is?
Be Seen, Get Screened is an initiative to educate people about colon cancer and the importance of increasing screening rates.
- Learn how colon cancer can be stopped before it spreads
- Advocate for the cause and help to get more people screened
- Download tools like Be Seen, Get Screened logos, badges, and more
- Join the initiative, and share online with others
Visit BeSeenGetScreened.com to learn more about screening for colon cancer or become a screening advocate.
Other resources and support groups
If you have more questions than answers about colon cancer, fortunately, there are many resources and support groups across the country. Below is a comprehensive list of those willing and able to help.
Colon Cancer Alliance
Address: 1025 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 1066, Washington, DC 20005
Fight Colorectal Cancer
Address: 1414 Prince St., Suite 204, Alexandria, VA 22314
American Cancer Society
Address: 1599 Clifton Road NE, Atlanta, GA 30329
American College of Gastroenterology
Address: 6400 Goldsboro Road, Suite 450, Bethesda, MD 20817
Center for Disease Control’s Screen for Life: National Colorectal Cancer Action Campaign
Address: 4770 Buford Highway, NE, MS K-64, Atlanta, GA 30341-3717
The Cancer Support Community
Address: 1050 17th Street, NW, Suite 500, Washington, DC 20036
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Phone: 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227)
Address: 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21244