More information about ocular melanoma can be found at these links:

For more information about ocular melanoma, please click on the following links to download-able documents we have created with the permission of CureOM, an initiative of Melanoma Research Foundation.  Thank you to the team at CureOM for their inspiration and support:

Additional Resources

MRF – Ocular Melanoma Patient Guide
(please be aware that is an American group and not all information on in this document will be directly applicable to Canada)

Click on the image below to meet other OM patients, survivors and caregivers by joining our closed Facebook group, Ocular Melanoma Connect:

Additional international online patient forums discussing ocular melanoma:

Metastatic Ocular Melanoma Group
this is a closed group on Facebook, but is very active, informative, international, and worth the time for patients or their caregivers to apply to join.

Melanoma Research Foundation: Cure Ocular Melanoma Forum (U.S.)

Patient Support Group Webinars
Save Your Skin Foundation hosts a Patient Support Group the first Thursday of every month, open discussion via webinar platform or call-in by phone.

Listed above are a few sources of information and support you might find useful. These groups are not connected to Save Your Skin Foundation. We are providing the links as useful sources of information but do not monitor content for accuracy and quality.

NOTE: The information on the Save Your Skin Foundation website is not intended to replace the medical advice of a doctor or healthcare provider. While we make every effort to ensure that the information on our site is as current as possible, please note that information and statistics are subject to change as new research and studies are published. 

Making awareness and education available is crucial. Since 2006, the Foundation has worked to raise awareness of melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers, and ocular melanoma, focusing on the need for improved patient care.