The CSP offers professional development opportunities and resources to clinical providers to ensure that CSP clients receive high quality screening, diagnostic and treatment services in a culturally sensitive manner. The following programs are a sample of available offerings:
The CSP operates a 24/7 toll-free referral phone line 1-866-442-CANCER (2262) and has translators and refers callers directly to screening services, support services, legal services, and genetic counselors in their area.
Print materials about various cancers (breast, cervical, colorectal, ovarian, prostate, and skin) are available through the NYSDOH Distribution Center. Available informational materials include posters, brochures, fact sheets and pamphlets. Publications in quantities up to 200 are available free of charge to New York State residents and organizations. Requests for materials can be mailed, faxed or emailed using the form and instructions found on the NYSDOH website at http://www.nyhealth.gov/forms/order_forms/cancer.htm