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At the Life Raft Group, patients and caregivers are our top priority. We provide a variety of support options to assist you and your family through this difficult time. All services are included with your free membership.

LRG Email Community: A private forum for patients and caregivers to ask questions, give and receive advice, shared experiences and words of comfort. To join, email with your request.

Clinical Trials Database: A comprehensive listing of the latest clinical trials in GIST research. The LRG fulfills a critical need to track relevant trials for the GIST community (of which we are more current than Trial listings are sorted by relevance, where sort criteria starts with GIST-specific trials and moves to those that allow accrual of a wider range of cancers. Trial phases and drug names are also built into the search criteria making it easy to navigate.

Telephone Support: Call 973-837-9092 or Email to schedule a time to talk with our support team. For literature requests, finding support in your local area or other quick questions, don’t hesitate to contact us. Social Media: For the latest in news, events and research from the LRG follow us on Twitter and Facebook and join the conversation!

Here are other sections that will provide support:

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Please note that any advice or suggestions given by the Life Raft Group and its webpages and forums, should be taken as just that.  We are here to help but are not medical professionals and any decision about changes in treatment should always be done in consultation with your doctor.