(courtesy of NBC Philadelphia)
If you or somebody you know is facing cancer, here are organizations that offer information and support:
Sharsheret: A national not-for-profit organization of cancer survivors dedicated to addressing the unique challenges facing young Jewish women living with breast cancer.
Imerman Angels: Provides personalized connections that enable 1-on-1 support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer: Empowers all women affected by breast cancer to live as long as possible with the best quality of life.
Susan G. Komen For The Cure: The world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists.
The Wellness Community of Philadelphia: Helps people affected by cancer enhance health and well-being through a professional program of emotional support, education, and hope. Free services for all types of cancer.
Pa. Breast Cancer Coalition: Represents, supports and serves breast cancer survivors and their families in Pennsylvania through educational programming, legislative advocacy and breast cancer research grants. The PBCC is a statewide non-profit organization that creates the hope of a brighter tomorrow by providing action and information to women with breast cancer today.