Royal Oak Cancer Resource Center

The Rose Cancer Resource Center is located on the first floor of the Rose Cancer Center building on the south side of the hospital campus, next to the Imaging Center.

The Rose Cancer Resource Center offers high quality information resources and services that support patient and family centered care decision making. With the help of our dedicated staff, patients, their family and friends are welcome to come to our Resource Center to gain a better understanding of the patient’s disease, learn about hospital services, and options available to support them through their treatment and survivor-ship. No appointment or referral is required.


To ensure access to quality information our 700 hundred book lending library has:

  • cancer specific and survivorship books
  • healthy eating books and cookbooks
  • inspirational, and mind/body books
  • exercise and relaxation DVDs, CDs
  • audio books

Our resource assistance documents detail services and support available to patients and survivors at our hospitals, in the community and nationally. Expert information searches can be performed upon request if additional information is needed. Material can be obtained at the Resource Center, mailed or emailed.

Other services available through the Rose Cancer Resource Center:

  • nurse navigators
  • oncology social worker
  • nutritional counseling
  • public computers with internet access and print capability
  • brochures/pamphlets from trusted national cancer sources
  • fax and copy assistance
  • blanket and hat program
  • transportation and housing assistance information


The Rose Cancer Center is open to the public