Who We Help
- People who identify as a woman and are coping with a cancer diagnosis
- Loved ones of people diagnosed with breast or gynecological cancers (e.g., cervical, endometrial, ovarian, uterine, vaginal or vulvar)
How We Help
One-on-one time, in person or over the phone for residents of New York and New Jersey, provided by professional oncology social workers.
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Our staff of oncology social workers provide guidance, information and resources to help better cope with cancer.
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Wig and Prosthesis Clinics
Our Wig and Prosthesis Clinics aim to empower individuals diagnosed with cancer to look and feel their best during treatment and beyond and to cope with dignity and confidence. Clients are offered personalized fittings and free products to improve their sense of well-being and receive psychosocial support from an oncology social worker. Clients can receive wigs through our NY (includes New York City and Long Island) and NJ offices, and breast prostheses through our NY (includes New York City and Long Island) office. To learn more or register, please call 800-813-HOPE (4673).
Connect with other women coping with cancer to share experiences and support each other.
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Our free publications provide easy-to-read information on cancer-related topics. CancerCare Connect Education Workshops give you the most up-to-date cancer information from top experts.
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CancerCare provides limited financial assistance to eligible individuals to help cover cancer-related costs like transportation to and from treatment, home care and child care.
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To learn more about our Women's Cancers Program, please call our Hopeline at 800-813-4673.