Breast Cancer Resources

NOTE: This list may not be comprehensive; sites and URLs are subject to change. Information on these sites should not replace the medical advice from your health care provider. Please contact your provider for advice about your specific medical condition.


  • BeBrightPink.org – Education and support for young women who are at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer.
  • Breastcancer.org
  • Breast Cancer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Breast Cancer, National Cancer Institute
  • Breast Cancer, National Library of Medicine
  • JD Breast Cancer Foundation – Empowers women diagnosed with breast cancer to make educated decisions about their health and future while providing coping strategies and a supportive environment. Also provides emergency financial assistance. 216.791.9447
  • Northern Ohio Breast Cancer Coalition
  • Pink Ribbons Project – Using the arts, Pink Ribbons Project saves lives and improves the quality of life for those touched by breast cancer.
  • Young Survival Coalition For women under age 40 who are diagnosed with breast cancer
  • SHARE – self-help for women with breast or ovarian cancer
    • Hotlines answered by women with breast or ovarian cancer
    • Breast Cancer: 212-382-2111
    • Breast Cancer toll-free in English & Spanish: 866-891-2392
    • Ovarian Cancer: 212-719-1204
    • Ovarian Cancer toll-free: 866-537-4273
    • Espanol (seno y ovario): 212-719-4454
  • Sharsheret – Hebrew for “chain,” Sharsheret is a national not-for-profit organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer
  • Susan G. Komen for the Cure 1-877 GO KOMEN (1-877-465-6636)

 

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