Prevent Cancer Foundation: Colorectal Cancer
The Prevent Cancer Foundation works through research, education, and community outreach to prevent cancer and promote early detection in their National Colorectal Cancer Campaign. This site offers fact sheets (English and Spanish), screening information, quizzes, campaign materials and more. The website features a Share Your Story section, information about renting the Super Colon (hands-on educational tool) and opportunities for health professionals to learn more about cancer.
Your Colon Cancer Risk
This is an online questionnaire that determines your risk for acquiring colorectal cancer along with ways to decrease your risk and daily behaviors to continue.
Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada
The Colorectal Cancer Association of Canada works to increase awareness and knowledge of colorectal cancer, support families and patients suffering from this cancer and advocate for nationwide screening and access to treatment. The website provides educational and promotional materials in English and French.
This foundation hopes to improve patient care by raising funds for American Society of Gastrointestinal Endoscopy for the education and training of endoscopists. It also helps patients find qualified endoscopists for screenings, such as colonoscopy.
Health care facility-based
Colon Cancer Prevention Project
This project works to increase awareness of colorectal cancer, increase screenings and reduce rates of colorectal cancer and related death. This site provides pamphlets, media, facts, legislation information and more.
Utah Cancer Action Network
The Utah Cancer Action Network is a state-wide awareness campaign. Their website includes cancer awareness information, campaign and education materials, a link to request a free Fecal Occult Blood Test by mail and information about colorectal cancer prevalence in Utah.