Please note that our physical locations are currently closed to walk-ins due to COVID-19. We continue to serve the public via telephone and email.
New patient guidebook and orientation
All cancer patients and their family members and friends are invited to watch the Patient and Caregiver Welcome video or view the Cancer Center Guidebook for an overview of the Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center's services, tips for navigating the UCSF system, links to resources and a summary of all the support services available to patients and their caregivers.
Staff members and volunteers can help you find cancer-related events and support in the community, as well as information online and in print.
The center also helps with:
Classes and events
Special events for patients and family members are available. Look for classes and other events in our events calendar.
Ongoing classes include:
All support center programs are free.
Patient education and resources
Donating to the Patient and Family Cancer Support Center
Much of our specialized programming is made possible through donations and gifts to the center. Contributions to the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center can be earmarked for several of our programs. You may donate online or by mail.
To donate online, please use our form: Giving to UCSF.
To donate by mail, please send a check payable to "UCSF Foundation / PFCSC" to:
Patient and Family Cancer Support Center
P.O. Box 45339
San Francisco, CA 94145-0339
For more information or to donate with a credit card by phone, call (877) 499-UCSF or (877) 499-8273.