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Cancer Care

Support Services

We have all the services you may need to handle the challenges you face.

Everything You Need Under One Roof

At the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute, we have all of the services you and your family may need to handle the challenges you are facing, including:

    • Genetic counseling.
    • The Junior Board Cancer Resource Library, featuring the latest cancer information. The library also lends DVD movies, and has a selection of children’s books.
    • Health psychologists.
    • Registered Dietitians.
    • Care-management teams that include oncology nurses and social workers.
    • Pain-management counseling.
    • Pastoral counselors.
    • Support groups.
    • Nutrition Counseling.
    • Rehabilitation services.
    • Simply You Boutique, featuring wigs and prostheses.
    • The tranquil DuPont Garden, a place to relax between appointments.
    • Information and representatives from the American Cancer Society, Wellness Community Delaware, hospice, Cancer Care Connection and other community resources for you in Delaware.
    • A continuous-loop shuttle transports patients to Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute from Christiana Hospital and the Medical Arts Pavilions.
    ChristianaCare has two labs at the Helen F. Graham Center & Research Institute that handle blood and urine tests for cancer patients.
    Living with cancer may mean that you will have to deal with added financial, practical and emotional concerns.
    Our team works with you and your doctor to help support your care needs, both in and out of the hospital.
    We can provide assistance in locating appropriate services and programs within the community and throughout the region.
    Proper nutrition can be critically important to your health and feeling of well being when you’re living with cancer.
    If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you may find it helpful to seek emotional and psychological support.
    Find a new path forward as you adjust to your “new normal.”

    Support Services A-Z Services List

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    Cancer Community Resources

    We can provide assistance in locating appropriate services and programs within the community and throughout the region.

    Cancer Lab Services

    ChristianaCare has two labs at the Helen F. Graham Center & Research Institute that handle blood and urine tests for cancer patients.

    Cancer Nurse Navigator

    As support during cancer care, a Cancer Nurse Navigator can help keep you organized, work through healthcare system barriers, and connect you to other experts.

    Cancer Nutrition

    Proper nutrition can be critically important to your health and feeling of well being when you’re living with cancer.

    Cancer Social Work

    Living with cancer may mean you have to deal with added financial, practical and emotional concerns. Our social workers offer counseling and other services.

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    Ostomy Support

    If you have an ostomy or are preparing for one, the Ostomy Multidisciplinary Center can provide answers to your questions.

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    Psychosocial Oncology

    If you or a loved one has been diagnosed with cancer, you may find it helpful to seek emotional and psychological support.

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    Survivorship

    The end of your cancer treatment is cause for celebration. Find a new path forward as you adjust to your “new normal.”

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