CSC ensures that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action and sustained by community. CSC achieves its mission through 3 areas: direct service delivery, research and advocacy. Our network of Affiliates offer the highest quality social and emotional support for people impacted by cancer, as well as a community of support available online and over the phone. The Research & Training Institute conducts cutting-edge psychosocial, behavioral and survivorship research. The Cancer Policy Institute informs public policy in Washington, D.C. and across the nation.