The Mautner Project for Lesbians with Cancer

www.mautnerproject.org

Provides support, education, information and advocacy for health issues relating to lesbians with cancer and their families.

 
Contact:
info@mautnerproject.org
202­-332­-5536

S.H.E Circle

www.shecircle.org

A wellness community by and for African American lesbian and bisexual women. As a national health education program, S.H.E Circle encourages African American women to learn about health issues, ask questions, share information, connect with resources and provide support to each other.

 
Contact:
1-866-MAUTNER (628-8637)
dmagrini@mautnerproject.org
Toll-free number: 202-332-5536

MyOncofertility.org

www.myoncofertility.org

An education resource that provides patients, parents and partners with cancer-related advice, animations, survivor videos and resources.

 
Contact:
866-708-3378

Foundation for Women’s Cancer

www.foundationforwomenscancer.org

Core mission: To increase awareness and education, support expanded research and training, and provide knowledge and hope for women diagnosed with cancers specific to them.

 
Contact:
info@foundationforwomenscancer.org
312-578-1439

Livestrong’s Fertility Program

www.livestrong.org/we-can-help/livestrong-fertility

Dedicated to helping cancer patients with fertility issues.

 
Contact:
cancer.navigation@livestrong.org
855-844-7777

Cleaning For a Reason

www.cleaningforareason.org

Cleaning For a Reason is a 501(c)3 nonprofit that cleans homes for women with cancer for FREE. Their partner maid services have helped over 10,000 women receive over $2.6 million in free house cleaning.

 
Contact:
info@cleaningforareason.org
877-337-3348

L Erickson USA

www.franceluxe.com

Provides a free headwrap or scarf in the pattern and color of your choosing for women or girls experiencing a loss or thinning of hair as a result of illness or treatment. Please call or visit the website to select the headwrap or scarf. Wraps and scarves can be shipped nationwide.

 
Contact:
customercare@franceluxe.com
888-884-3653
349 E. 3rd Street
North Bend, Washington 98045

Sisters Network, Inc. (SN)

www.sistersnetworkinc.org

SN seeks to bring awareness to the impact of breast cancer in the African­ American community. All chapters are run by breast cancer survivors. NE Florida Chapter is in Jacksonville.

 
Contact:
Dianne Townsend
neflorida@sistersnetworkinc.org
904­-757­-6622; For Northeast Florida region: 904-757-6622
P.O. BOX 2939, Jacksonville, Florida 32203-2939
904-757-6622

SHARE: Dedicated Experienced Support for women facing breast and ovarian cancers

www.sharecancersupport.org

For more than 35 years, SHARE has been a key source of information and support for women facing breast and ovarian cancers. By calling our toll-free helplines, people affected by these diseases can get immediate assistance from cancer survivors who are trained to provide support and information, and help callers sort through options and make informed decisions. SHARE offers a Breast Cancer Helpline, an Ovarian Cancer Helpline, a Caregiver Support Helpline and a Spanish-language Helpline. We also offer teleconferencing support for woman living with metastatic breast cancer. Every year, SHARE’s Helplines provide immediate help to thousands of callers who need to talk to someone who has been there.

 
Contact:
Donna Faranda
dfaranda@sharecancersupport.org
212-937-5577
1501 Broadway Suite 704A
New York, NY 10036