In our effort to increase awareness for cancer, give resources to those who need it most and to show our general support, we have compiled a list of resources. Should you wish to add someone to our list, please feel free to contact us any time.
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Complimentary Hair and Makeup for SFAC sessions in the Orange County or Los Angeles area (Contact Gina Ludwig)
Wigs, Prosthesis, Bras, Hats and more!
From the American Cancer Society Website:
Reach to Recovery® matches trained volunteers who have survived breast cancer with newly diagnosed breast cancer patients to help them cope with their disease by providing emotional support and information.
Look Good. . .Feel Better® is a free community-based, national service that teaches female cancer patients beauty techniques to help restore their appearance and self-image during chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
“tlc”TM is a “magalog” (magazine/catalog) that combines helpful articles and information with products for women coping with cancer treatment. “tlc”, or Tender Loving Care, offers wigs, mastectomy forms and products, and a large selection of hats and headcoverings
I Can Cope® is an educational program for people facing cancer, either personally or as a caregiver. The program offers reliable information, peer support, and practical coping skills.
Tell A Friend is a breast cancer early detection program that encourages family, friends, and others to get a mammogram.
Breast Cancer Profiler Tool is a treatment decision tool that provides a detailed analysis of the patient’s specific condition, a statistical breakdown of treatment types, and the exact topics they should discuss with their doctor.
Check your Boobies Our mission is to have every woman know her breasts. We created this non-profit organization to educate women about breast health in a frank, fun, and fear-free manner. We’re dedicated to the prevention and early detection of Breast Cancer.
Life with Cancer Our mission is to enhance the quality of life of those affected by cancer by providing education, information and support.
Breast Self Exam and Mammogram Email Reminders:
The early detection of breast cancer is so important! Stay on top of your self exams and mammograms by using this link to send yourself email reminders. You can enter your information for a monthly self exam reminder, and again for an annual mammogram reminder.
Please visit these websites for helpful information:
Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance