Give or Receive Mentoring Support
4th Angel will pair you up with someone who understands. The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is a cancer patient peer-mentoring service provided by the Cleveland Clinic Foundation Taussig Cancer Institute. This innovative program matches patients or caregivers with trained volunteer mentors who have undergone similar situations. While emphasizing one-on-one contact, matches are primarily made based on similar age and cancer experiences to best empower mentees with knowledge, awareness, hope and a helping hand.


Want to learn more about the 4th Angel or refer a someone to the program? Get in contact with a 4th Angel Coordinator.

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4th Angel Program
Cleveland Clinic
9500 Euclid Avenue CA-53
Cleveland, Ohio 44195

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Request A Mentor

Anyone diagnosed with cancer or caring for someone with cancer is eligible to be matched with a mentor. When a mentor is requested, the mentee will be matched through the website based on their cancer experience. Our trained mentors will contact the patient through this website to offer one-on-one support.


One-on-one support with a trained volunteer mentor through online chat, phone or via email.

Firsthand Answers

4th Angels are empathetic and have firsthand answers to all the hard-to-ask questions.

Personal Experiences

As your mentor and guide, your 4th Angel will share helpful and positive strategies learned from his or her own experience.

The Match

When a patient requests a mentor, the 4th Angel Website facilitates a match with respect to diagnosis, treatment, and much more.

Quotes From Our Members


What a positive experience. My match is a wonderful person and plans on calling me as his treatment progresses. I actually got cold chills from speaking with him. Being able to help someone is a tremendous feeling.

- Mark C. 4th Angel Mentor


This is an amazing program. My mentor is truly an angel. She is honest, sincere and caring... and has a great sense of humor.

- Audrey Patient Mentee


I spent so much time and was more than happy to do so, advocating for my Mom (a registered nurse for almost 40 years) and seeking out treatments and ideas. It is now time to help others in her honor... Mentoring and helping others with cancer... is one of my life's missions.

- Blake 4th Angel Caregiver Mentor

Become a 4th Angel Today

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