Pediatric Cancer Resources for Patients and Families

A Doernbecher patient and her father look at a Doernbecher resource booklet together.

Many organizations offer information for families coping with cancer. We’ve gathered the following resources to help you:

  • An overview of OHSU and OHSU Doernbecher Children’s Hospital resources
  • Guides for families caring for children with cancer
  • Links to national groups that offer information and support
  • Glossaries of common cancer terms

Cancer information

Guides

National resources

Definitions of cancer terms

For families

Call 503-346-0640 to:

  • Request an appointment.
  • Seek a second opinion.
  • Ask questions.

Locations

Parking is free for patients and their visitors.

Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
700 S.W. Campus Drive
Portland, OR 97239
Map and directions

Find other locations across Oregon and in southwest Washington.

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Graduation day

A young boy wearing a paper graduation hat.

Doernbecher’s in-hospital school serves more than 100 kids with cancer each year. In June, the teachers celebrate their success.

Meet Davis: ‘Vice Chair for Canine Affairs’

As one of Doernbecher’s therapy dogs, Davis’ job is to brighten patients’ days.