American Cancer Society: Cancer.org
Breast Cancer overview, detailed guide, treatment decision tool, news, research and prevention. Includes local office locater.
Discussion boards, blog, chat rooms, ask-the-expert online conferences, email updates, booklets, recommended reading and links, medical expense tax deduction information.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Breast Cancer and Mammography Information: cdc.gov/cancer/nbccedp/about.htm
Includes locater link to places where you can get free or low-cost mammograms or Pap smears. 888-842-6355. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered): facingourrisk.org
For women at risk of developing hereditary breast and/or ovarian cancer information about finding medical and financial assistance and how to manage and live with hereditary risk factors. 866-824-RISK. Email email@example.com.
Breast cancer resource center includes message forums, chat rooms, email, books, videos, newsletters, news, information and a resource directory.
Imerman Angels: imermanangels.org
People with cancer can connect one-on-one with a survivor their age and gender who had the same kind of cancer. Families and caregivers are also offered support.
A social networking tool for women who've had breast cancer.
KidsHealth for Kids Breast Cancer Information: kidshealth.org/kid/grownup/conditions/breast_cancer.html
Breast cancer information described in language that kids can comprehend.
National Cancer Institute: cancer.gov/cancertopics/types/breast
Treatment, prevention, causes, clinical trials, cancer literature, research, screening and testing. 800-4-CANCER. English, Polish and Spanish language options. LiveHelp online chat available.
Susan G. Komen for the Cure: komen.org
Comprehensive information and links to your local affiliate office, including community-based education and screening and treatment programs.
Free housecleaning for those with breast cancer: cleaningforareason.org
This nationwide nonprofit coordinates free maid service for women who are undergoing treatment. Call 877-337-3348