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Total support for your recovery journey

If you or a loved one is facing a diagnosis of cancer, you need more than just treatments and medicines. Dealing with cancer affects every part of your life and your family.

WellSpan Cancer Centers understand the need to go beyond medical care and offer many support services. We support you from diagnosis to treatment and beyond. You’ll find professionals that can address your mental, spiritual, financial and physical needs. Nurse navigators are your resource on your cancer journey: from connecting to support services to helping you schedule appointments.


Conditions Treated

All five WellSpan Cancer Centers in Ephrata, Gettysburg, Hanover, Lebanon and York provide support services for our patients undergoing treatment for all types of cancer.


How We Can Help

Support services that we offer include:

  • Nurse navigators: Your WellSpan nurse navigator will help guide through the various appointments and specialists you may see while undergoing treatment. They work to make your treatment as smooth as possible for you and your family and guide you to the education and support resources you need.
  • Pastoral care: As part of the WellSpan Health mission of treating the whole person – not just a diagnosis – we offer spiritual support and guidance for patients with cancer and their families.
  • Dietitians: Fueling your body with wholesome, nutrient-dense food is key to setting yourself up for proper treatment and healing. Meet with one of our registered dietitians to get on track with good nutrition.
  • Support groups: Meeting others who are going through similar struggles – and triumphs – can be very helpful for those people undergoing cancer treatment. Meet other patients and families, share your candid thoughts and lighten the burden on yourself.
  • Alternative therapies: WellSpan treatments extend beyond the latest medical breakthroughs. Our experts in alternative treatments can help you calm your body and mind such as meditation, writing, yoga, light therapy, aromatherapy and massage therapy.
  • Help Fund: When you’re undergoing cancer treatment, the last thing on your mind should be how you’re going to pay for it. We have developed a fund for patients who need extra assistance paying their expenses.
  • Financial counselors: We understand that treatment can be costly, and we are committed to alleviating the financial burden from you and your family as much as possible. Make an appointment to speak with one of our financial counselors today.

Locations

Distances are estimated from zip code: 17401. Update zip code

WellSpan York Cancer Center

Distance: 2.8 mi.
25 Monument Rd.
York, PA 17403
(717) 741-8100

WellSpan York Cancer Center

Cherry Tree Cancer Center - a joint venture of UPMC Pinnacle Hanover

Distance: 16.2 mi.
773 Cherry Tree Ct.
Hanover, PA 17331
(717) 633-9573

Cherry Tree Cancer Center - a joint venture of UPMC Pinnacle Hanover

WellSpan Adams Cancer Center

Distance: 25.5 mi.
40 V-Twin Dr.
Gettysburg, PA 17325
(717) 339-2640

WellSpan Adams Cancer Center

WellSpan Sechler Family Cancer Center

Distance: 29.5 mi.
844 Tuck St.
Lebanon, PA 17042
(717) 270-2238

WellSpan Sechler Family Cancer Center

WellSpan Ephrata Cancer Center

Distance: 33.5 mi.
460 N. Reading Rd.
Ephrata, PA 17522
(717) 721-4840

WellSpan Ephrata Cancer Center