After the Cancer Experience: Resources

Childhood cancer survivorship links

CureSearch Survivorship GuidelinesAmerican Cancer Society
Camp Mak-A-Dream
Childhood Cancer Survivor Study
CureSearch
Gilda's Club North Texas
Lance Armstrong Foundation
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
National Cancer Institute
Planet Cancer
SuperSibs!
Starlight Starbright Children's Foundation
The Young Heroes Scholarship
Other Cancer Survivor Scholarship Information

Support Services

The ACE social worker is dedicated to helping patients and their families cope with the challenges that may result from childhood cancer. Psychosocial issues can affect every aspect of the survivor’s life, but your social worker helps to find needed resources. The ACE program social worker is trained to provide a variety of services for you and your family, including:

Pediatric services

  • Crisis intervention
  • Resources available inside as well as outside the hospital
  • Individual and family therapy
  • Parent support groups
  • Appropriate community resources
  • Financial assistance
  • Health care referrals

Other resources

Children's Medical Center Medical Release Form (PDF-English)

Children's Medical Center Medical Release Form (PDF-Spanish)

ACE Young Adult Clinic Health Information Form (DOC)
To expedite your clinic visit, complete this medical information sheet prior to your clinic visit. You may bring the completed form with you or email to judy.watkins@childrens.com.

Scholarship opportunities (PDF)
Please contact these organizations directly for more information. The ACE program will provide documentation of your medical history as requested. Please allow two weeks to process your request.