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Breast Cancer Resources

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Army of Women

https://loveresearcharmy.org/

Breast Cancer Research

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Association of Community Cancer Centers--Metastatic Breast Cancer Resources and Tools
Association of Community Cancer Centers--Metastatic Breast Cancer Resources and Tools

http://resources.accc-cancer.org/metastatic-breast-cancer/?_zs=In9ad1&_zl=CcIU3

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Athens Nurses Clinic

http://athensnursesclinic.org/wp/

240 North Avenue , Athens, GA 30601

706-613-6976

The Athens Nurses Clinic is a non-profit health care clinic providing free evaluation, treatment, and education for acute and chronic medical and dental conditions to uninsured low-and-no income residents of Athens-Clarke County and the surrounding communities. The mission of the Athens Nurses Clinic extends far beyond providing medical treatment to patients, focusing heavily on education and disease prevention.

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Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Tool NIH

https://bcrisktool.cancer.gov/about.html

A summary from the National Cancer Institute about the breast cancer risk assessment tool, how it works, and other tools that can work.

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Center for Black Women’s Wellness

http://www.cbww.org

477 Windsor Street Suite 309, Atlanta, GA 30312

404-688-9202

Over the past 30 years, the Center for Black Women’s Wellness has created a legacy in the Atlanta community. That legacy ensures that women and families will always have access to quality healthcare. We know physical, mental, emotional, and financial health is the foundation for full and productive lives where individuals can thrive and not merely survive. CBWW offers wellness programs, women's economic programs, breast screenings and more.

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Center for Pan Asian Community Services

https://cpacs.org/health-education-promotion/

770-936-0969

CPACS aims to reduce the burden of breast cancer among uninsured and underinsured Asian American women by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering through culturally and language appropriate health education and support for clinical preventive services. The Asian Breast Care (ABC) for Asian American Women program provides individual and group level education with two skill building components.

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Community Health Works

https://www.chwg.org/

478.254.5200

Community Health Works (CHW) is devoted to reducing healthcare burdens for both patients and providers to build healthier communities that improve the quality of life for all Georgians. Our core focus remains in the seven counties of Central Georgia- Bibb, Houston, Monroe, Crawford, Jones, Peach, and Twiggs. However, many of our flagship programs provide services statewide.

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Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research

https://drsusanloveresearch.org/

16133 Ventura Boulevard Suite 1000, Encino, CA 91436

310-828-0060

Dr. Susan Love Foundation for Breast Cancer Research challenges the status quo to end breast cancer and improve the lives of people impacted by it now through education and advocacy. The Foundation drives collaborative, cutting-edge research with nontraditional partners, brings to light the collateral damage of treatment and seeks ways to diminish it, and interprets science to empower patients.

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East Georgia Cancer Coalition

https://www.eastgeorgiacancercoalition.org/

315 Riverbend Road, Suite 3006 , Athens, GA 30602

706-821-1949

The mission of the East Georgia Cancer Coalition (EGCC) is to raise awareness, prevent and detect cancer, support patients and families, enhance survivors’ lives and prepare future leaders for the workforce within our region. The EGCC aims to accomplish this by ensuring people in our region receive cancer prevention education, screenings, healthcare system navigation, family and survivor support and information about the latest cancer research discoveries.

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Free or Low Cost Mammograms in Georgia

https://www.freemammograms.org/state/georgia

Our list of breast exam providers in Georgia grows every day. We list clinics and facilities that provide free mamommagram and other diagnostic procedures for women at little or no cost.

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Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition (GABCC)

http://www.gabcc.org

5456 Peachtree Blvd, Suite 432 , Chamblee, GA 30341

(404) 548-7987

The Georgia Breast Cancer Coalition Fund is a non-profit education and advocacy organization founded by breast cancer survivors. We exist to focus the attention of Georgians on the epidemic proportions of breast cancer. We work diligently to bring together individuals and organizations with a commitment to ending this devastating disease. Since 1994, GABCC has been instrumental in breast cancer education and advocacy work.

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Georgia Breast Care

https://www.georgiabreastcare.com/

900 Towne Lake Parkway Suite 312, Woodstock, GA 30189

678-370-0370

With a highly trained and nationally recognized team of physicians and medical professionals, Georgia Breast Care, located in Woodstock, Georgia, has come to be regarded as a leader in providing compassionate and advanced care for breast cancer, breast surgery, and all breast-related disorders. The team specializes in the early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of a wide range of breast-related conditions. With a robust medical team located in the Woodstock area, getting the care you need in a timely and convenient manner has never been easier.

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Georgia Department of Public Health- Coastal Health District

https://www.gachd.org/

The Georgia Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) provides access to breast and cervical cancer screening for women who have no insurance (or very limited insurance) and meet certain annual income guidelines. The program provides breast examinations and mammogram referrals to uninsured, low income women between the ages of 40-64 and pap smear testing and pelvic examinations to screen for cervical cancer in women 21-64 years of age. For more information or to find out if you are eligible to receive BCCP services, please contact your County Health Department.

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Good Samaritan Health Center

http://www.goodsamatlanta.org

1015 Donald Lee Hollowell Parkway , Atlanta, GA 30318

404-523-6571

The Good Samaritan Health Center offers medical, dental, health education, mental health, and social services. Patients pay on a reduced sliding fee scale based on income and household size with the remaining costs provided by donations. At The Good Samaritan Health Center, the entire family receives quality healthcare in an atmosphere of dignity and respect, regardless of race, ethnicity, or religion.

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Grant Park Clinic

https://www.grantparkclinic.org/

1340 Boulevard SE , Atlanta, GA 30315

404-627-4259

Welcome to Grant Park Clinic where we practice family medicine, and as our patient, you are part of the family. We offer affordable, high-quality medical care for all, regardless of income level. We have multiple programs to keep your health care services low cost. Our care follows evidence-based practices meaning the care and treatment you and your family receive are based on the best practices. These practice guidelines are based on scientific evidence, and generally lead to better results. Our staff, including the providers, is bilingual (English and Spanish), bicultural, and we are experts in making you feel at home.

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Harbor of Hope, Inc.

http://www.harborofhopeinc.com/

1133 Eagles Landing Pkwy. , Stockbridge, GA 30281

harborofhopesurvivors@gmail.com

Harbor of Hope, Inc. was established in 2011. Its mission is to encourage, support (spiritually and financially), connect with, and minister to women (and their families) with breast cancer. Through fellowship our goal is to spread hope, faith, and love throughout the cancer journey. We also provide a secure environment for cancer survivors, their caregivers, and families. Harbor of Hope Inc. focuses their resources in Southside Atlanta and the surroundings counties.

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I Will Survive Inc.

https://www.iwillsurviveinc.org/

384 Northyards Blvd., Suite 190 , Atlanta, GA 30313

404-483-8503

Our mission is to provide economic support, prevention education, and health & wellness services to those at higher risk and affected by breast cancer. Our vision is to be the leading preventative organization in the world. Imagine a world with health care equity for all with a holistic approach.

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It is the Journey, Inc.

http://www.itsthejourney.org

270 Carpenter Drive Suite 515, Atlanta, GA 30328

404-531-4111

is a non-profit organization that raises funds and awareness for Georgia breast cancer organizations offering support to many women and men across the state.

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Living Beyond Breast Cancer

https://www.lbbc.org

40 Monument Road, Suite 104 , Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004

855-807-6386

The mission of Living Beyond Breast Cancer is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support.

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Men Against Breast Cancer

http://www.menagainstbreastcancer.org

PO Box 150 , Adamstown, MD 21710

866-547-MABC (6222)

Men Against Breast Cancer (MABC) is the first and only national 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization designed to provide targeted support services that educate and empower men to be effective caregivers when cancer strikes.

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Mercy Care Atlanta

https://mercyatlanta.org/

424 Decatur Street , Atlanta, GA 30312

(678) 843-8600

Mercy Care can be described in many ways with many words, but our soul is best known through personal encounter. Ask a patient, client, staff member, board member or volunteer about Mercy Care. Better still, come see for yourself. Experience our values at work—compassion, commitment to the poor, excellence, integrity, justice, stewardship and reverence for the dignity of each person. We give people hope where before there was no hope. Maybe that’s the best medicine of all. A federally qualified health center and Atlanta’s only healthcare for the homeless program (330h), Mercy Care accepts most insurances plans, Medicare and Medicaid and offers a sliding fee scale based on household income for the uninsured.

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National Breast Cancer Coalition

http://www.breastcancerdeadline2020.org/?referrer=https://www.google.com/

1010 Vermont Avenue, NW, Suite 900 , Washington, DC 20005

800-622-2838

The NBCC conducts lobbying and educational efforts, NBCC is composed of two organizational arms, the National Breast Cancer Coalition, which lobbies Congress for improved public policies, and the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund, which supports the Coalition's education programs.*

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Northside Hospital Imaging

https://www.northside.com/services/imaging/services/womens-imaging

1000 Johnson Ferry Rd. NE Center Pointe II, Suite 355, Atlanta, TX 30342

770-667-4400

Women’s imaging at Northside Hospital is different from that at nearly every other facility in the region. Each of our facilities features best-in-class digital imaging technologies. This gives our specially trained radiologists the clearest, most detailed images available for the fastest, most accurate results. Each location was designed with patient comfort in mind. Whether you need an ultrasound, mammogram or bone density test, we know you need to feel at ease. That’s why every women’s imaging facility at Northside Hospital promotes serenity, peace and healing.

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Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition

https://www.nwgacancer.org/

111 Bridegpoint Plaza Suite 120 , Rome, GA 30161

706-291-9809

The Northwest Georgia Regional Cancer Coalition, Inc. is a collaboration of fifteen counties in Northwest Georgia whose vision is to build a model of comprehensive rural cancer control. Our mission is to develop programs of excellence in cancer-related education, communications, prevention, early detection and screening, treatment, and research in this region. We believe prevention is a key element to reducing cancer risk, but unfortunately, not everyone is aware of steps to take towards cancer prevention and screening. We aim to provide the entire community with cancer screening guidelines and risk-reducing education, as well as provide appropriate screenings and healthcare access to our underserved populations.

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Painted Pink Inc.

https://paintedpink.org/

Painted Pink, Inc. is a 501(c) 3 nonprofit dedicated to educating and empowering every millennial to take charge of their breast health. We support millennials with access to mentors, resources, and medical professionals who understand the intersection of breast health and the realities of breast cancer for this generation. Our pillars focus on providing a unique opportunity to educate millennials about the benefits of breast health and self breast exams, nutrition, regular physical activity, clean beauty, and healthy lifestyle choices.We provide programs and events to show young adults how to live a preventative life.

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Sharesheret

https://sharsheret.org/

866-474-2774

Sharsheret, a national non-profit organization, improves the lives of Jewish women and families living with or at increased genetic risk for breast or ovarian cancer through personalized support and saves lives through educational outreach.

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Sisters by Choice, Inc.

http://sistersbychoice.org/

5910 Hillandale Drive, Suite 104, Lithonia, GA 30058

(770) 987-2951

is a non-profit organization dedicated to significantly reducing the incidence and severity of breast cancer by delivering innovative programs that will increase breast cancer awareness, education, and early detection; provide treatment programs for the underserved and at-risk community members; and establish a network of support group chapters that provide helpful resources, information and counsel to individuals diagnosed with breast cancer and their families.

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Sisters Network

http://www.sistersnetworkinc.org

9668 Westheimer Rd., Ste. 200-132 , Houston, TX 77063

866-781-1808

Sisters Network® Inc. (SNI), founded in 1994, is a leading voice and only national Black breast cancer survivorship organization in the United States. Sisters Network Inc. is committed to increasing local and national attention to the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African American community.

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St. Joseph's Candler

https://www.sjchs.org/

5353 Reynolds St. , Savannah, GA 31406

912-819-7055

We are the only faith-based, mission-driven healthcare provider in the area. St. Joseph’s Hospital (sponsored by the Sisters of Mercy) and Candler Hospital (affiliated with the Methodist church) entered into a joint operating agreement in 1997 forming the region’s largest healthcare provider. Today at St. Joseph’s/Candler, we pride ourselves on offering smart medicine --- an integration of the latest medical technologies and procedural advancements in disease prevention, diagnosis and treatment. In partnership with highly-skilled physicians, our Magnet-recognized nursing staff and our unparalleled commitment to community outreach, we proudly embrace our role as the region’s preferred healthcare provider.

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Stand With H.E.R. - a Health Equity Revolution

https://www.komen.org/about-komen/our-impact/breast-cancer/stand-for-h-e-r/

1-877-465-6636

Susan G. Komen has launched “Stand for H.E.R.- a Health Equity Revolution,” a focused initiative to decrease breast cancer disparities in the Black community by 25% beginning in the U.S. metropolitan areas where inequities are greatest. This initiative will help in achieving health equity in the Black community. This initiative provides patient navigation, education, genetic counseling and testing, financial assistance, quality oncology practice improvement services, and screening and diagnostic services.

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Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation

http://www.komen.org

Our mission is to save lives by meeting the most critical needs in our communities and investing in breakthrough research to prevent and cure breast cancer. Susan G. Komen is the ONLY organization that addresses breast cancer on multiple fronts such as research, community health, global outreach and public policy initiatives in order to make the biggest impact against this disease.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Coastal Georgia

http://www.komencoastalgeorgia.org

7505 Waters Ave. Ste. A10., Savannah, GA 31406

(912) 232-2535

is dedicated to combating breast cancer at every front. The organization funds grants to local hospitals and community organizations that provide breast health education, breast cancer screening and treatment programs for medically underserved women. The organization also supports the national Komen Grants Program, which funds groundbreaking breast cancer research, meritorious awards and educational and scientific programs around the world. The Komen Coastal Georgia Affiliate's services area covers all of Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long and McIntosh counties.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Greater Atlanta

http://www.komenatlanta.org

3525 Piedmont Road NE Building 5, Suite 215, Atlanta, GA 30305

404-814-0052

is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, treatment, education and support. Through annual events, including the Race for the Cure, and individual contributions, Komen Atlanta raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer. Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stays in Atlanta to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment.

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Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Greater Atlanta

http://www.komenatlanta.org

3525 Piedmont Road NE Building 5, Suite 215, Atlanta, GA 30305

404-814-0052

is the local resource for women who need breast cancer screening, treatment, education and support. Through annual events, including the Race for the Cure, and individual contributions, Komen Atlanta raises funds that enable women to detect and survive breast cancer. Seventy-five percent of all funds raised by the Affiliate stays in Atlanta to fund breast health programs for women who would not otherwise have access to screening and treatment.

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The Breast Cancer Survivors' Network, Inc.

http://www.bcsurvivorsnetwork.org/

770-487-4396

Provide assistance, education, and positive support services before, during, and after diagnosis, treatment, and recovery of breast cancer.

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The Health Initiative

http://www.thehealthinitiative.org

1530 DeKalb Avenue , Atlanta, GA 30307

(404) 688-2524

is an organization dedicated to improving the health and well-being of lesbians and other members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer community through education, advocacy, support and access to care. Founded in 1996, the Health Initiative is the largest non-profit organization in the southeast devoted solely to the health and wellness of LGBTQ people.

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The Pink Fund

https://www.pinkfund.org/

877.234.PINK (7465)

The Pink Fund provides 90-day non-medical cost-of-living expenses on behalf of breast cancer patients in active treatment, to help meet basic needs, decrease stress levels, and allow breast cancer patients in active treatment to focus on healing while improving survivorship outcomes. Our 90-day grant program allows us to meet their critical expenses for housing, transportation, utilities, and insurance.

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Tigerlily Foundation

https://www.tigerlilyfoundation.org/

42020 Village Center Plaza Suite 120-156, Stone Ridge, VA 20105

888-580-6253

Tigerlily Foundation is here to support young women (age 15 – 45) before, during and after breast cancer. Our outreach is focused on the breast cancer community as a whole. This community consists of family, friends, health advocates, physicians, researchers and more. We reach diverse communities, ethnic groups and those who are underserved. From living rooms to classrooms, from board rooms to Capitol Hill, we are there, making a difference.

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TurningPoint Breast Cancer Rehabilitation

http://www.myturningpoint.org/

8010 Roswell Rd #120, Atlanta, GA 30350

770-360-9271

TurningPoint’s clinic provides specialized and evidence-based rehabilitation for women with breast cancer, including physical therapy, exercise, lymphedema management, massage therapy, counseling and nutritional counseling. TurningPoint offers a wide variety of educational programs on topics related to breast cancer survivorship for patients and caregivers. The collaboration of clinical services provides each woman with hope, support and education in an atmosphere of wellness.

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United in Pink

http://unitedinpink.org/

1515 Bass Rd Suite H, Macon, GA 31201

(478) 254-5247

United in Pink's mission is to focus on survivorship and quality of life for families affected by a breast cancer diagnosis. It provides unique services to the community in that it is the only local organization to focus on the holistic needs of families affected by breast cancer. Although there are other support groups in the region, United in Pink is the only group that purposefully includes therapeutic activities and support for all members of the family. All United in Pink programs and services are offered at no charge and have no barriers to access.

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West Central Georgia Cancer Coalition (WCGCC), the West Central Health District

http://www.wcgcc.org

633 19th St , # B, GA 31901

(706) 660-1914

Brings together health care professionals, physicians, multidisciplinary cancer care providers, hospitals, county health departments, leading non-profit organizations, faith communities, businesses, and cancer survivors and concerned citizens throughout a ten-county region in West Central Georgia. The coalition's mission is to save lives from cancer by focusing on cancer prevention, education, early detection efforts and access to the best care possible. Counties served include: Muscogee, Chattahoochee, Harris, Marion, Meriwether, Muscogee, Schley, Stewart, Talbot, Taylor, Troup and Webster.

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Winship Cancer Institute

https://winshipcancer.emory.edu/patient-care/living-with-cancer/support-groups.html

1365-C Clifton Road NE , Atlanta, GA 30322

(404) 778-1900

Winship Cancer Institute hosts cancer-specific and topical support groups on a monthly basis facilitated by licensed social workers, registered nurses, and other professionals. The support groups listed below are open to patients, survivors, caregivers, support persons, family members and friends unless otherwise noted. Please note, we have temporarily suspended our in-person support group meetings and activities in response to guidance regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, but are offering many of our support groups virtually. If you are interested in participating in a support group meeting, please contact the respective facilitator prior to the meeting.

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Young Survival Coalition

http://www.youngsurvival.org

75 Broad Street Suite 409, New York, NY 10004

(877) 972-1011

currently serves 11 counties in the metro Atlanta area, working to ensure no young woman faces breast cancer alone. Starting with diagnosis, the organization provides an assortment of programs from resource kits to support programs, educational events to caregiver networking opportunities.

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Georgia CORE

 

Advancing Cancer Care through Partnerships and Innovation

Georgia CORE is a statewide nonprofit that leverages partnerships and innovation to attract more clinical trials, increase research, and promote education and early detection to improve cancer care for Georgians in rural, urban, and suburban communities across the state.