Helpful Links

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For more information about breast cancer

  • basic information about breast cancer

  • breast cancer screening

  • breast cancer statistics

please visit the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) website.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
The CDC also has a National Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection Program (NBCCEDP), where Florida residents can find out if you qualify for a free or low-cost mammogram and Pap test and where to get screened.


American Cancer Society The American Cancer Society, or call 1-800-ACS-2345 to contact “the official sponsor of birthdays” – provides treatment and support tools, and information about preventing cancer, diminishing suffering and saving lives through research, education, advocacy, and service.


Girl Talk on HealthGirl Talk on Health provides focused videos with helpful information for women about health, wellness, breast cancer, and local resources in the Sarasota, Florida area, as well as monthly programs for women in various locations around the Sarasota area.


Sisters NetworkSisters Network Inc. are a group of breast cancer survivors who are committed to addressing the breast health needs of African American women, through community breast health services.  Dianne Townsend and Janice Tucker are Northeast Florida Contacts – neflorida@sistersnetworkinc.org


National Breast Cancer CoalitionNational Breast Cancer Coalition have set a deadline for finding a cure for breast cancer of January 1, 2020, are actively working with researchers to make it happen.

The NBCC sister website, Know Breast Cancer will help you to learn the facts, know the evidence, and become an advocate.

And the other NBCC sister website, LEADgrads (Leadership Education Advocacy Development) provides a social network and training to become an advocate for finding a cure for breast cancer.


We Care Jacksonville organizationWe Care Jacksonville is a nonprofit organization, founded in 1993 as a volunteer coalition of healthcare professionals, clerical personnel, and local church groups to provide primary and specialty care to the uninsured, the homeless, and the medically underserved people of Jacksonville.


breast investigatorsbreast investigators is a resource of information about breast health and well being for a community of breast cancer patients, cancer survivors, and proactive individuals. The site is based in Sarasota, Florida, but includes a growing list of positive events and resources from across our Country.


The Breast Cancer Research FoundationThe Breast Cancer Research Foundation is dedicated to achieving prevention and a cure for breast cancer in our lifetime by providing critical funding for innovative clinical and translational research at leading medical centers worldwide, and increasing public awareness about good breast health.


Look Good - Feel Better organizationLook Good … Feel Better is dedicated to improving the self esteem and quality of life of people undergoing treatment for cancer. They aim to improve image and appearance through beauty sessions to create a sense of support, confidence, courage and community.


Do you have a good resource for helpful information about breast cancer or breast cancer survivors?  Please let us know so we can share it with others – Contact Us.

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