Patient External Resources

Patient Organizations

Many groups offer education and support for blood and bone marrow transplantation patients. Here are some places to get started.

National Marrow Donor Program/Be the Match

Connects patients with bone marrow donors; encourages potential donors to join the bone marrow registry; process; provides support for both throughout the transplant process.

Blood & Marrow Transplant Information Network (BMT InfoNet)

Provides high-quality, easy-to-understand information about bone marrow, peripheral blood stem cell and cord blood transplants; offers emotional support to transplant patients, survivors and their loved ones.

Lymphoma Research Foundation

The nation’s largest lymphoma-focused health organization devoted to improving care through education and support services and improving outcomes through investment in the most promising lymphoma research.

National Bone Marrow Transplant Link (nbmtLINK)

Provides information and personalized support services to help patients, caregivers and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship.