After Breast Cancer Diagnosis (ABCD) – One-to-one peer support services with trained volunteer mentors who have experienced breast cancer themselves. Their number is 1-800-977-4121.
American Cancer Society – The American Cancer Society provides programming and services to people with cancer and their loved ones provide ways to manage lives through treatment and recovery and finds the emotional support they need. For Kansas residents: https://www.cancer.org/about-us/local/kansas.html, For Missouri residents: https://www.cancer.org/about-us/local/missouri.html
Breastcancer.org – Helping women and their loved ones make sense of the complex medical information about breast health and breast cancer so informed decisions can be made.
Dana Farber Cancer Institute Male Breast Cancer Program – Patient centers care exclusively for men diagnosed with cancer.
FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered) – Provides information on screening and preventive options for women facing a genetic risk of breast or ovarian cancer. Their number is 866-824-7475.
John W. Nick Foundation – Education and advocacy on male breast cancer.
Male Breast Cancer – Offers information and support to those with male breast cancer.
Male Breast Cancer Coalition – A non-profit patient advocacy organization working to educate people about male breast cancer.
Metastatic Breast Cancer Diagnosis – Raises awareness of metastatic breast cancer by putting a public face on the metastatic experience. They give a voice to those living with stage IV cancer.
Mothers Supporting Daughters with Breast Cancer –A resource for families affected by breast cancer. Information on how to be supportive during diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. Their number is 1-410-778-1982.
National Breast Cancer Coalition – An advocacy group working to end breast cancer. Their numbers are 800-622-2838 and 202-296-7477.
National Breast Cancer Foundation – Provides educational material and mammograms to those in need.
OncoLink – Breast cancer information including risk, prevention, research, treatment, and support.
Sisters Network Inc. – African-American breast cancer survivorship organization, individual/group support, community education, advocacy, and research. Their numbers are 713-781-0255 and 866-781-1808.
SHARE – Telephone support, support groups, educational programs and advocacy activities for both breast and ovarian cancer (in Spanish and 10 other languages). Their number is 844-275-7427.
Sharsheret – Specifically supporting young Jewish women and their families who have been diagnosed with breast or ovarian cancer.
Sleep Help Institute – Information regarding how cancer affects ones sleep patterns. They provide research on diagnosable sleeping problems and possible correlation as a side effect of cancer or other major illnesses.
Support Connection – Providing emotional, social, and educational support for women diagnosed with breast or ovarian cancer. Their number is 800-532-4290.
Triple Negative Breast Cancer Foundation – Dedicated to supporting Triple Negative Breast Cancer-specific research and to providing meaningful programs and services to the TNBC community.