Q: What is sarcoma?
A: You can find more information about possible causes, how it is diagnosed, symptoms and more here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/patient-resources/
Q: Where is the best place to get treated?
A: Because sarcomas are rare, it is important to find physicians and multidisciplinary treatment centers that have experience with this disease. This is a list of some of the medical centers and hospitals that specialize in sarcoma: http://www.curesarcoma.org/patient-resources/sarcoma-treatment-centers/
Q: I need financial assistance, can you help?
A: Our mission is to advocate for sarcoma patients by funding research and by increasing awareness about the disease. Our sister organization, the Sarcoma Alliance, offers links on their website that may be helpful to you: http://sarcomaalliance.org/financial-assistance/. You can also find some helpful information here: http://www.genome.gov/11008842.
Q: How can I help?
A: You can find info on ways to get involved here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/get-involved/
Q: How can I give?
A: You can find a list of several ways to donate here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/ways-to-give/. If you would prefer to mail a check, please complete this SFA Mail-In Donation Form and include it with your gift.
Q: How do I become a member? Is there a cost?
A: Becoming a member is FREE! Sign up here: https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/SarcomaFoundationofAmerica/OnlineForm.html
Q: Are there clinical trials available?
A: You find more information on clinical trials here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/patient-resources/sarcoma-clinical-trials/
Q: What is the SFA Patient Registry?
A: You can learn more about it here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/patient-registry/
Q: Are there any events in my area?
A: You can find a list of our current events here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/get-involved/events/
Q: How do I volunteer locally?
A: You can find out if your state has chapter/ambassador here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/get-involved/sfa-chapters/
Q: I’d like to set up a dedication page. How can I do this?
A: You can find more information on setting up a Memorial or Honor page here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/ways-to-give/dedication-page/
Q: Where can I get more info on the grants that SFA has funded?
A: You can find more information on the grants that we have funded here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/grant/
Q: I’m a researcher and would like to apply for a grant. What do I need to do?
A: You can find more information on how to apply for a grant here: http://www.curesarcoma.org/research/faq/