Children's Tumor Foundation

 
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United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 United Way of Larimer County 2-1-1 - UWLC
General Information
Description of AgencySponsors scientific research, as well as providing patient education, information and referrals to qualified professionals, public education programs and information, and peer support groups for persons with and interested in neurofibromatosis.
MissionThe mission of The Children's Tumor Foundation is to:
- Encourage and support research and the development of treatments and cures for neurofibromatosis types 1 and 2, schwannomatosis and related disorders (hereafter collectively referred to as "NF");
- Support persons with NF, their families and caregivers by providing thorough, accurate, current and readily accessible information;
- Assist in the development of clinical centers, best practices and other patient support mechanisms (but not including direct medical care) to create better access to quality healthcare for affected individuals; and,
* Expand public awareness of NF to promote earlier and accurate diagnoses by the medical community, increase the non-affected population's understanding of the challenges facing persons with NF, and encourage financial and other forms of support from public and private sources.
LocationOut of State
Geographic AreaNationwide, Statewide
Facility/ADA AccessNot applicable
Intake ProcedureCall for more information
Intake RequirementsCall for information
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, French, Italian
EligibilityNo restrictions applied
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon - Fri 9:00 am - 5:00 pm (EST)
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1120 Wall Street
Physical Site Address 216th Floor
Physical Site City, State, ZipNew York, NY 10005
Main Phone212-344-6633
Hotline Phone1-800-323-7938
Fax212-747-0004
Emailinfo@ctf.org
Web Addresswww.ctf.org
 
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered01/25/1996
SourceUWLC
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Children's Tumor Foundation
Affiliated Programs: Children's Tumor Foundation
Affiliated Services: Education and Information - Children's Tumor Foundation