Breast Cancer Resources

Breast Health

Newly Diagnosed:

Metastatic:
  • Cancer Care - Metastatic breast cancer patient support group. This is an online free support group for metastatic breast cancer patients around the US. 
  • Metastatic Breast Cancer Network - Non-profit national organization dedicated to the unique concerns of the women and men living with metastatic breast cancer. Website offers resources and support. 
Genetics: 
  • American Cancer Society - Learn more about genetics and cancer.
  • FORCE - Facing Our Risk Together is a national non-profit devoted to hereditary breast and ovarian cancer. Providing detailed info, resources, and support. 
Survivors: 
  • Young Survival Coalition - Online community for young women to face breast cancer together. 
  • Cancer Care - This link offers detailed info on what is survivorship and useful resources for you post-treatment.
  • Cancer Support Community - Resources regarding life-after treatment.
  • First Descents - Experience the healing power of adventure. First Descents provides life-changing, outdoor adventures for young adults impacted by cancer.
  • Living Beyond Breast Cancer - Survivorship and support/education resources for recently diagnoses and survivors.

Fertility:

  • Livestrong Foundation - Financial assistance and resources regarding fertility options for both women and men.

Lymphedema:

  • National Lymphedema Network - NLN is dedicated to promoting awareness of lymphedema and empowering people with lymphedema to live life to the fullest.
  • Cancer Care: Lymphedema - Cancer Care provides information, resources, and support to help people with cancer managing lymphedema, and possible side effects from cancer treatments.

Financial:

  • Breast Cancer Charities of America - National website and financial support application to help with everyday expenses while undergoing treatment. 
  • Flathead Cancer Aid Services - Local financial support for everyday expenses while you are undergoing cancer treatment. 
  • Wings - Local financial support that will reimburse for any travel, lodging, and meals while traveling for oncology appointments. 

Social and Emotional Support:

  • Cancer Support & Survivorship program - Local non-profit that offers all free services for anyone touched by cancer. Services include counseling, support groups, cooking and nutrition classes, and exercise opportunities. 
  • Cancer Care - Online support groups for specific cancer diagnoses. See which one fits you best. All support groups are free.\
  • Flathead Valley Cancer Chicks - Local online support group where you can ask questions and meet others in the area with similar diagnosis. See website for more information

Community Resources: