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:
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.
Society - If you're looking for survivors' stories, treatment options, resources, or
general information this site has it all.
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
Breast Cancer Coalition - The State of Georgia is well served by
this group. A wealth of local information.
Club - Named for Gilda Radner, this national (US) organization
provides a safe haven, information and resources for people with breast cancer
and their families.
Foundation - IBC (Inflammatory Breast Cancer) Research Foundation
provides information and support on this form of cancer.
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
MAMMOCARE - A Ghanaian, Non-profit, Non-Governmental Organization dedicated to
promoting Breast Cancer Awareness, Screening and Information in Ghana.
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!!