Organizations That Have Won Our Hearts
Cancer Research Treatment Funds
A not-for-profit organization that raises money to fund clinical trials for a wide variety of cancer. The trials are led by some of the nation’s most prestigious Cancer Centers and doctors. To find out more out the clinical trials CRT is running or to donate to fund a trial and the fight against cancer please visit their site.
St Jude Children’s Research Hospital
St. Jude is a world-class pediatric treatment and research facility. It is America’s 4th-largest health-care charity, with a model that keeps the costs down so more research can be done. Additionally, no one pays for treatment beyond what is covered by insurance, and those without insurance are never ask to pay.
A not-for-profit organization that publishes everything you need to know about cancer as a consumer resource guide. It walks you and your support team through how to detect cancer, cope with cancer or how to live with cancer. To find out more please visit their site.
http:// Living Conversations.com
Video taped interviews with cancer survivors. Hear stories of hope, encouragement, struggle and survival. Very inspirational.
Young Survival Coalition
YSC seeks to educate the medical, research, breast cancer and legislative communities and to persuade them to address breast cancer in women 40 and under. The YSC also serves as a point of contact for young women living with breast cancer.
24 hour phone support; survivor/partner match program, wig and prosthesis bank
To provide emotional and social support for the cancer patient and their family/friends.
Everything you wanted to know about Breast Cancer all in one site. It includes links and numbers to locate support groups in your area. Chat rooms, inspirational stories), online expert conferences, recommended books, tax tips for declaring medical expenses, etc.