Patient & Family Resource Center at Rex Cancer Center
Rex Cancer Center has a multipurpose cancer resource center for patients, families and anyone in the community. The Patient and Family Resource Center offers educational information on diagnosis, treatment, recovery, clinical trials, genetic testing and prevention. The information is made available through free brochures, pamphlets, books audio materials and visual resources. The center is staffed by specially trained volunteers, many of whom are cancer survivors.
Patient and Family Resource Center
Rex Cancer Center Main Lobby
Monday - Thursday
9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
The Patient and Family Resource Center also offers additional services:
A variety of hats, scarves, turbans and wigs are available in the resource center. Please ask our trained volunteers for assistance in selecting one for you. They are free of charge to Rex Cancer Center patients who experience treatment-related hair loss.
Free massages are offered to Rex Cancer Center patients on the first and third Tuesdays of every month in the resource center. Patients can enjoy a 10-minute head, neck and shoulder chair massage.
Bras and Prostheses
Rex Cancer Center Patients: Patients without insurance or limited insurance may acquire bras and prostheses through funding from the Angel Fund.
Dianne's Selections has partnered with Rex Cancer Center to assist in fitting and processing orders directly through the Angel Fund. Written notification must be provided prior to bra and prosthesis selection. For more information or for written notification, please contact Karen Hansen at (919) 784-6120 or Kimberly Fradel at (919) 784-6863.
8364 Six Forks Road
Raleigh, NC 27615
Non-Rex Cancer Center Patients: All of the bras and prostheses once available in the resource center will be available free of charge at the American Cancer Society. An American Cancer Society volunteer will assist in fitting. For more information, call (919) 334-5218 or visit cancer.org.