Breast Cancer Organizations
Get to know breast cancer from every aspect -- with help from a network of worldwide organizations whose main mission is to provide information and resources in the fight against breast cancer.
Health care legislation, advocacy, breast cancer information hotlines, survivor stories, and emotional support are only a few of the main topics covered:
American Breast Cancer Foundation - Information, resources and more. Dedicated to spreading the word and stopping the disease, this group sponsors mammograms with help from online donations.
American Cancer Society - If you're looking for survivors' stories, treatment options, resources, or general information this site has it all.
Avon's Breast Cancer Awareness Crusade - Funding for education and access programs AND a treasure chest of stories.
Cancer Care, Inc. - A great site!! Lots of resources and survivors stories.
FECS, Federation of European Cancer Societies - Working to create a worldwide system of accreditation for oncologists this professional organization's site provides listings of events and educational resources.
Friends in Need - Fin provides a refreshing stop on the cyber highway. Chats, breast cancer information and much more...
The Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition - The State of Georgia is well served by this group. A wealth of local information.
Gilda's Club - Named for Gilda Radner, this national (US) organization provides a safe haven, information and resources for people with breast cancer and their families.
IBC Research Foundation - IBC (Inflammatory Breast Cancer) Research Foundation provides information and support on this form of cancer.
The International Cancer Alliance for Research and Education - ICARE is a non-profit organization which provides cancer information to each patient as well as their physician on an on-going, and person-to-person basis.
MAMMOCARE - A Ghanaian, Non-profit, Non-Governmental Organization dedicated to promoting Breast Cancer Awareness, Screening and Information in Ghana.
The Mautner Project for Lesbians with Cancer - This site is involved with raising awareness and funds for breast cancer. Volunteers refer women to lesbian-sensitive doctors, therapists and clergy.
The National Alliance of Breast Cancer Organizations - Bookmark this site or add it to your favorites! Many resources and clear information.
NCI - CancerNet, the National Cancer Institute - Almost a case of too much information, this site provides every type of resource from information on grants to support groups in your area.
Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation - Founded by the sister of a victim. They fund research, run a hotline, and other activities too numerous to mention. Their mission is eradicating the disease - ASAP!!