Education & Services

Always from the Heart Transportation Location

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3272 Rio Vista St

Commerce , Michigan 48382

Phone : 248-363-6033
              
              

This service provides reasonable rates for transportation needs.

Breastcancer.org Location

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7 East Lancaster Ave.

3rd Floor

Ardmore, Pennsylvania 19003

Phone : 610-642-6550
              
              

This is a nonprofit organization dedicated to providing reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer and breast health. Breastcancer.org is also an active and supportive online community.

Cancer Information Services Location

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4100 John R St

Detroit, Michigan 48201-1379

Phone : 313-833-0715
              800-4-4678
              

Cancer Information Services (CIS) serves Michigan, Ohio and Indiana. Trained information specialists answer questions about cancer, symptoms, detection, and diagnosis. Specialists also provide cancer patients and their families with referrals to support groups.

Cancer Legal Resource Center Location

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350 South Grand Avenue. Suite 1520

Los Angeles, California 90071

Phone : 866-843-2572
              
              

Since its founding in 1997, DRLC’s Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) remains unique, providing invaluable cancer-related legal information and resources to people nationwide.

Cancer Support Community Location

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2010 Hogback Road

Suite 3

Ann Arbor, Michigan

Phone : 734-975-2500
              
              

The Cancer Support Community offers a wide variety of programs and activities, free of charge, to you.

Cancer Support Community Greater Ann Arbor

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2010 Hogback Rd.

Suite 3

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105

Phone : 734-975-2500
              
              

The Cancer Support Community is an international nonprofit dedicated to providing support, education and hope to people affected by cancer.

Cancer Thrivers Network for Jewish Women Location

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1523 Treyborne Circle

Commerce, Michigan 48390

Phone : (248) 895 - 266
              
              

The mission of the Cancer Thrivers Network for Jewish Women is to enrich and empower Jewish women who have been diagnosed with any kind of cancer at any time in their lives.

Children Leukemia Foundation Location

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5455 Corporate Dr.

Suite 306

Troy, Michigan 48098

Phone : 248-530-3000
              
              

The mission of Children's Leukemia Foundation of Michigan is to provide and promote compassionate, personalized support to people in Michigan affected by leukemia and other related disorders.

COLON CANCER ALLIANCE

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1025 Vermont Ave.,

NW, Suite 1066

Washington, District of Columbia 20005

Phone : 877-422-2030
              
              

The community outreach volunteers of the Colon Cancer Alliance can provide support and resources to patients and families in Michigan.

Commerce Township Senior Services Location

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1485 Oakley Park Road

Commerce Township

Michigan 48390

Phone : 248-926-0063
              
              

The goal of this service is to assist the older adult population maintain and enhance their independence by offering a full array of programs and support services, while utilizing advocacy and resource information.

Common Ground Crisis Line Location

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1410 S. Telegraph

Bloomfield Hills

Michigan 48302

Common Ground offers many programs and services through its five locations in Oakland County and one location in Genesee.

Compassionate Home Health Care, INC Location

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950 Corporate Office Dr.

Suite 200

Milford, Michigan 48381

Phone : 248-438-8535
              
              

This agency provides patient-based home health care services while protecting patient rights and giving them the dignity and respect they deserve.

FIN-AID: SMART STUDENT GUIDE FOR FINANCIAL AID

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This webpage contains information about scholarships for cancer patients, cancer survivors, children of a cancer patient or survivor, students who lost a parent to cancer, and students pursuing careers in cancer treatment.

FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered Location

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2010 Hogback Road,

Suite 3

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105

Phone : 734-975-2500
              
              

FORCE's mission is to improve the lives of individuals and families affected by hereditary breast and ovarian cancer

Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute Location

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302 Kensington Avenue

Flint, Michigan 48503

Phone : 810-762-8226
              
              

Bringing the most advanced cancer treatment services, technologies and programs available to one convenient location, close to home. The Genesys Hurley Cancer Institute stands on the combined strength of Genesys Regional Medical Center and Hurley Medical Center. It is a partnership, completely focused on patient care of unsurpassed excellence.

Gilda's Club Metro Detroit Location

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3517 Rochester Rd.

Royal Oak, Michigan 48073

Phone : 248-577-0800
              
              

Gilda’s Club is a social and emotional support program in a nonresidential, home-like setting for men, women, teens and children living with cancer. Family members and friends can join.

JFS: Cancer Connection: Jewish Detroit Facing Cancer Location

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6555 West Maple Road

West Bloomfield, Michigan 48322

JFS provides assistance in accessing community and national cancer resources with personalized guidance to help you meet your specific needs. You’ll have community-based 1-on-1 peer support and access to the Cancer Resource Library and programs in prevention, education and awareness.

JULIE’S LIST

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Julie’s List provides FREE Health Fairs where you can obtain many needed tests and treatments for free or very low-cost as well as special programs for needed medical treatments.

Living Beyond Breast Cancer

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354 West Lancaster Ave.

Suite 224

Haverford, Pennsylvania 19041

Phone : 610-645-4567
              
              

As a national education and support organization, Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s goal is to connect people with trusted breast cancer information and a community of support, regardless of educational background, social support or financial means.

Michigan Breast Cancer Coalition Location

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Royal Oak, Michigan 48068

MiBCC is a non-profit advocacy organization dedicated to persuading lawmakers to do everything possible to end breast cancer, including to support research funding that focuses on how to prevent breast cancer morbidity and mortality.

Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance Location

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5181 PINNACLE CT

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48108

Phone : 734-645-5473
              
              

The Michigan Ovarian Cancer Alliance (MIOCA) strives to save women’s lives by promoting the early detection of ovarian cancer and improved treatment outcomes. MIOCA raises awareness of ovarian cancer, provides resources and support to survivors and their families, advocates both locally and federally, educates Michigan communities, and funds innovative ovarian cancer research.

National Cancer Institute

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9609 Medical Center Dr.

Bethesda, Maryland 20892-9760

Phone : 800-422-6237
              
              

The National Cancer Institute helps you stay informed about breast health and breast cancer.

NBMTLINK Location

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20411 W. 12 Mile Rd.

Suite 108

Southfield, Michigan 48076

The mission of the National Bone Marrow Transplant Link is to help patients, caregivers and families cope with the social and emotional challenges of bone marrow/stem cell transplant from diagnosis through survivorship by providing vital information and personalized support services.

Oakland County – one stop workforce development services Location

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2100 Pontiac Lake Road,

Building 41 West

Waterford, Michigan 48328

Phone : 248-858-0721
              
              

The Career Education Consumer Report is Michigan's guide to education and training opportunities.

Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance Location

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14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 2110

New York, New York 10122

Phone : (212) 268-1002
              
              

OCRFA is the largest global organization dedicated to fighting ovarian cancer. We advance research to prevent, treat and defeat ovarian cancer. We support women and their families before, during and beyond diagnosis. And we work with all levels of government to ensure ovarian cancer is a priority.

Patient Advocate Foundation

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421 Butler Farm Road,

Hampton, Virginia 23666

Phone : (800) 532-5274
              
              

This financially focused tool helps sort resources for a broad range of needs including housing, utilities, food, transportation to medical treatment, home health care, medical devices and pharmaceutical agents.

Road To Recovery Location

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1755 Abby Rd.

East Lansing,

Michigan 48823

Phone : 248-557-5353
              800-227-2345
              

Through this program, the American Cancer Society offers FREE rides to and from treatment for people with cancer who do not have a ride or are unable to drive themselves. Volunteer drivers donate their time and the use of their cars. Call to find out whether the program is available in your community or to volunteer.

SHARE

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1501 Broadway,

Suite 704A

10036

Phone : 212-719-0364
              
              

SHARE's mission is to create and sustain a supportive network and community of women affected by breast or ovarian cancer. SHARE brings women and their families and friends together with others who have experienced breast or ovarian cancer, and also provides participants with the opportunity to receive and exchange information, support, strength and hope.

Sharsheret

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1086 Teaneck Road,

Suite 2G

Teaneck, New Jersey 07666

Phone : 201-833-2341
              
              

This is a national not-for-profit organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer. Their mission is to offer a community of support to women diagnosed with breast cancer or at increased genetic risk, by fostering culturally-relevant individualized connections with networks of peers, health professionals and related resources.

Social Security Administration: Disability Evaluation Under Social Security Location

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1280 Pontiac Rd

Pontiac, Michigan 48340

Phone : 800-772-1213
              
              

This website offers more information about the faces and facts of disability.

SPOHNC: Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer

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PO Box 53

Locust Valley

New York 11560-0053

Phone : 1-800-377-0928
              
              

SPOHNC is a self-help, nonprofit organization involved in the development of programs of support.

STUPID CANCER

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40 worth street,

suite 808,

New York 10013

Phone : 877-735-4673
              
              

Stupid Cancer is a nonprofit organization that empowers those affected by young adult cancer through innovative and award-winning programs and services. Stupid Cancer is the nation's largest support community for this underserved population. This support community also serves as a bullhorn for the young adult cancer movement

The Barnett-Searing National Cancer Foundation Location

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4094 Majestic Lane #101

Fairfax, Virginia 22033

We support women of all ages impacted by cancer and the loved ones who care for them, lifting up those on the verge of quitting, inspiring them to do more than just survive, and empowering them to thrive.

THE CASSIE HINES SHOES CANCER FOUNDATION Location

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P.O Box 345

Washington, Michigan 48094

Phone : (586) 322-0991
              
              

This foundation’s mission is to guide young adults with cancer, who were diagnosed between the ages of 16-30, to social support programs and services that can help them manage their mental healing as well as their physical battle.

The Jewish Hospice Location

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6555 W. Maple Road

West Bloomfield, Michigan 48322

Phone : 248-592-2687
              
              

Jewish Hospice and Chaplaincy Network partners with hospices, hospitals and health care agencies to provide patient advocacy and support services to meet the cultural and spiritual needs of Jewish patients and their families.

The Lake House Location

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26701 Little Mac

St. Clair Shores

Michigan

Phone : 586-777-7761
              
              

The Lake House welcomes and encourages all who are touched by cancer to benefit from free cancer support groups. These include one-on-one cancer support consultations and guidance, health and wellness talks and activities, stress management activities, and social events.

Tri-County Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP) Location

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24601 Northwestern Hwy

Southfield, Michigan 48075

Phone : (888) 242-2702
              
              

The Tri-County Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program (BCCCP) is a community based partnership created to help provide uninsured or under insured women who face high out of pocket costs due to insurance deductibles full access to breast and cervical cancer screenings.

TRIPLE NEGATIVE BREAST CANCER FOUNDATION

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Phone : 77-880-8622
              
              

This credible source for triple negative breast cancer information is also a catalyst for science and patient advocacy groups and a caring community with meaningful services for patients and their families.

West Michigan Cancer Center & Institute for Blood Disorders Location

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200 North Park Street

Kalamazoo, Michigan 49007

Phone : (269) 382-2500
              
              

WMCC sees approximately 4,000 new patients annually. Through continuing investments in technology and clinical excellence, patients are experiencing benefits of earlier detection and more effective treatment procedures. As a result, we are able to treat and beat more cancers and hematologic diseases, and ensure a better quality of life for survivors.

Women’s Center of Greater Lansing Location

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1710-1712 E. Michigan Avenue

Lansing, Michigan 48912

Phone : (517) 372-9163
              
              

The Women’s Center is dedicated to helping women realize their potential, support each other, achieve economic self-sufficiency, and develop emotional and physical well-being, regardless of income level.

Young Survival Coalition

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80 Broad St.

Suite 1700

New York 10004

Phone : 877-972-1011
              
              

This organization provides a list of FREE tools and resources to navigate the experience of breast cancer.