Komen Florida Offices

KOMEN FLORIDA

Provides local resources for support, help for medically underserved for screening mammograms, biopsies & additional treatment as well as educational programs and printed literature.
(561) 514-3020.

Local Resource Guides by Community:

SUSAN G. KOMEN NATIONAL
Linking A.R.M.S. – Assistance & Resources Made Simple through Komen National is financial assistance for oral medications for cancer treatment, pain and anti-nausea medications, lymphedema support and durable medical equipment. 1-877 GO KOMEN (1-877-465-6636)

Other Resources

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY
Supports research, provides printed materials, educational programs and practical help for patients & their families.
1-800-ACS-2345

CANCERCARE, INC.
Offers free support, information, financial assistance & practical help to cancer patients and their loved ones.
1-800-813-4673

FORCE
Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered – It is for anyone affected by hereditary breast or ovarian cancer.
(561) 366-4133

GILDA’S CLUB
Provides social and emotional support along with lectures, workshops, networking groups, children’s programs, and networking groups.
1-888-445-3248

MESOTHELIOMA GROUP
Provides a guide to understanding cancer (diagnosis, prognosis, treatment, coping, finding a doctor & paying for treatment).

NATIONAL BREAST CANCER COALITION
Grassroots organization with a mission to eradicate breast cancer through action and advocacy.
1-800-622-2838

NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE’S CANCER INFORMATION CENTER
Provides information and resources for patients, the public and healthcare providers.
1-800-4-CANCER

NATIONAL LYMPHEDEMA NETWORK
Provides information on all aspects of health, disease, prevention, and wellness.
1-800-541-3259

THE CANCER ALLIANCE OF HELP AND HOPE
Provides support and financial resources for cancer patients.
(561) 748-7227

CANCER SUPPORT COMMUNITY
Offers stress reduction and education workshops, nutrition guidance, exercise sessions & social events.
1-888-793-9355

YOUNG SURVIVAL COALITION
Provides information on breast cancer in young women.
(212) 577-6259

Patient Advocacy

LANCE ARMSTRONG FOUNDATION
Provides education and advocacy for those living with, through and beyond cancer.
(512) 236-7937

MY PATIENT RIGHTS
My Patient Rights can help guide you in resolving issues so you can get the health care you deserve.
(916) 531-3585

NATIONAL COALITION FOR CANCER SURVIVORSHIP
Provides information and resources on cancer support, advocacy and quality-of-life issues.
1-877-622-7937

PATIENT ADVOCATE FOUNDATION
Provides education, legal counseling and referrals concerning managed care, insurance, financial issues, job discrimination, and debt crisis matters.
1-800-532-5274

FLORIDA RX
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Florida Rx Card is a free statewide discount prescription program. The program was launched to help uninsured and underinsured residents afford their prescriptions.

NEEDY MEDS
A website of pharmaceutical companies who have special patient assistance programs. Patients can search this site for the particular drug (chemo or not) that they will be taking to see if there is an assistance program for that particular drug.