Hear from our volunteers
No one has to face cancer alone. myCancerConnection is a cancer support community that offers free, one-on-one support. Support is open to patients, caregivers and survivors regardless of where they receive treatment. Trained survivor and caregiver volunteers are available to share their cancer experience with you.
Matches can be requested based on diagnosis, treatment or other related cancer experiences. Whether you are newly diagnosed, in active treatment or moving forward after a cancer diagnosis, volunteers are ready to help.
Use MyChart to request a match with a survivor or caregiver volunteer for one-on-one support.
Using the mobile app or MyChart.MDAnderson.org: Go to Messages > Send a Message >Customer service question >myCancerConnection
Ask for support or tell us if you would like to give someone else support.
Need help with MyChart?
Call 877-632-6789 to speak with a health information specialist.
Support others by sharing experiences and providing hope to others as a trained myCancerConnection phone volunteer. This volunteer opportunity is virtual, by phone, only.
Get started now by completing the volunteer application.
MD Anderson Cancer Center
Volunteer Services and Merchandising
1515 Holcombe Blvd., Unit 115
Houston, Texas 77030-4009