Patient Resources

The Department of Radiation Oncology and the Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center provide many services for both patients and families which are listed below.

Caring House

Caring House is a special place that provides adult cancer patients and accompanying caregivers with a comfortable, supportive, and affordable place to stay during outpatient treatment at the Duke Comprehensive Cancer Center (DCCC).

Contact Information:

Caring House
2625 Pickett Rd
Durham, NC 27705

Operating Hours
Mon -Fri 8:00am- 9:00pm
Sat -Sun 9:00am- 9:00pm

Phone Numbers:
Durham: (919) 490-5449
Fax: (919) 493-8044

Web: http://www.caringhouse.org
Email: meg.caringhouse@gte.net

Ronald McDonald House

Main Ronald McDonald House Charities

Contact Information:

Ronald McDonald House
506 Alexander Ave
Durham, NC 27705

Phone Numbers: Durham: (919) 286-9305, Reservations: (919) 416-3955, Fax: (919) 286-7307
Web: http://www.ronaldhousedurham.org/
Email: ronald@intrex.net

Triangle Hospice

The Triangle Hospice specializes in providing care to terminally ill patients and provides "palliative care" which focuses on controlling discomfort and other symptoms rather than aiming to cure illness.

Contact Information:

Triangle Hospice
1804 Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy. Ste. 112
Durham, NC 27707-3587

Phone Numbers:
Durham: (919) 490-8480
Chapel Hill: (919) 942-8597
Oxford: (800) 849-2053
Fax: (919) 493-0242