American Cancer Society – http://www.cancer.org
The American Cancer Society is a nationwide, community-based voluntary health organization.
American College of Radiology – http://www.acr.org/
The mission of the ACR is to serve patients and society by maximizing the value of radiology, radiation oncology, interventional radiology, nuclear medicine and medical physics by advancing the science of radiology, improving the quality of patient care, positively influencing the socio-economics of the practice of radiology, providing continuing education for radiology and allied health professions and conducting research for the future of radiology.
American Institute for Cancer Research – http://www.aicr.org/
AICR funds research on the relationship of nutrition, physical activity and weight management to cancer risk; interprets the accumulated scientific literature in the field; educates people about choices they can make to reduce their chances of developing cancer.
American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) – http://www.asco.org/
ASCO is the world’s leading professional organization representing physicians who treat people with cancer.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons – http://www.plasticsurgery.org/
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), established in 1931, is the largest plastic surgery specialty organization in the world.
The Betty J. Borry Breast Cancer Retreats –
The Betty J. Borry Breast Cancer Retreats provides adventure-based opportunities for women to network, pursue personal growth and to empower themselves.
Black Women’s Health Imperative – http://www.blackwomenshealth.org/
The Black Women’s Health Imperative mission is to promote optimum health for Black women across the life san – physically, mentally and spiritually.
Breast Cancer Network of Strength (formerly Y-Me National Breast Cancer Organization) – http://www.networkofstrength.org/
The mission of Breast Cancer Network of Strength is to ensure, through information, empowerment and peer support, that no one faces breast cancer alone.
breastcancer.org – http://www.breastcancer.org/
A nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the most reliable, complete, and up-to-date information about breast cancer.
BreastCancerStories.org – http://www.breastcancerstories.org/
An online community where breast cancer patients can stay in touch with friends, family and one another as they go through treatment.
Cancer Care – http://www.cancercare.org/
CancerCare is a national nonprofit organization that provides free, professional support services for anyone affected by cancer.
Cancer Information Service of New England, National Cancer Institute – http://www.cancer.gov/
The site of the National Cancer Institute providing patients, health professionals and cancer researchers with accurate information on a wide range of cancers, including current clinical trials.
Casting for Recovery – http://www.castingforrecovery.org/
Casting for Recovery® (CFR), a national 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, supports breast cancer survivors through a program that combines fly-fishing, counseling, and medical information to build a focus on wellness instead of illness.
Corporate Angel Network, Inc. – http://www.corpangelnetwork.org/
The Corporate Angel Network arranges free air transportation for cancer patients traveling to treatment using the empty seats on corporate jets.
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation – http://www.dslrf.org/
Web site for Dr. Susan M. Love, author, researcher, surgeon and educator. Includes help with decision-making, living with breast cancer, news articles, personal stories, and photo gallery of breast cancer patients.
Living Beyond Breast Cancer (LBBC) – http://www.lbbc.org/
The LBBC mission is to empower all women affected by breast cancer to live as long as possible with the best quality of life.
Mautner Project, National Lesbian Health Organization – http://www.mautnerproject.org/
Mautner Project is committed to improving the health of women who partner with women including lesbian, bisexual and transgender individuals, through direct and support service, education and advocacy.
Men Against Breast Cancer – http://www.menagainstbreastcancer.org/
MABC is the first national non-profit organization designed to provide targeted support services to educate and empower men to be effective caregivers when breast cancer strikes a female loved one; as well as target and mobilize men to be active participants in the fight to eradicate breast cancer as a life threatening disease.
Mothers Supporting Daughters with Breast Cancer – http://www.mothersdaughters.org/
MSDBC is a national nonprofit organization co-founded by a mother (Charmayne Dierker) and her daughter (Lillie Shockney) in March 1995. The support services provided by this organization are free and are designed to help mothers who have daughters battling breast cancer.
National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) – http://www.breastcancerdeadline2020.org
A grassroots advocacy organization dedicated to ending breast cancer. The web site includes the National Breast Cancer Coalition Fund's Guide to Quality Breast Cancer Care.
National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine – NCCAM Clearinghouse – http://nccam.nih.gov/
The National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (NCCAM) is the Federal Government's lead agency for scientific research on the diverse medical and health care systems, practices, and products that are not generally considered part of conventional medicine.
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship (NCCS) – http://www.canceradvocacy.org/
The National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship is the oldest survivor-led cancer advocacy organization in the country, advocating for quality cancer care for all Americans and empowering cancer survivors.
National Comprehensive Cancer Network – http://www.nccn.org/
The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) is a not-for-profit alliance of 21 of the world’s leading cancer centers offering authoritative information to help patients and health professionals make informed decisions about cancer care.
National Lymphedema Network – http://www.lymphnet.org/
The National Lymphedema Network (NLN) is an internationally recognized non-profit organization founded in 1988 to provide education and guidance to lymphedema patients, health care professionals and the general public by disseminating information on the prevention and management of primary and secondary lymphedema.
National Women’s Health Information Center (NWHIC) – http://www.womenshealth.gov/
NWHIC is sponsored by the federal government, a service of the Office on Women’s Health in the US Department of Health and Human Services. NWHIC is the most reliable and current information resource on women’s health today, offering free women’s health information on more than 800 topics through our call center and web site.
National Women’s Health Network – http://www.nwhn.org/
The National Women's Health Network improves the health of all women by developing and promoting a critical analysis of health issues in order to affect policy and support consumer decision-making.
National Women’s Health Resource Center - http://www.healthywomen.org/
The National Women's Health Resource Center provides women in-depth, objective, physician-approved information on a broad range of women's health issues.
Medicaid, New Hampshire – http://www.dhhs.state.nh.us/DHHS/MEDICAIDPROGRAM/
The Medicaid program is a federal and state funded program that serves needy individuals and families who meet financial and other eligibility requirements and certain other individuals who lack adequate resources to pay for medical care.
Medicare – http://www.medicare.gov
The national health insurance program for people age 65 or older, some people under age 65 with disabilities, and people with End-State Renal Disease (ESRD).
On-BELAY – http://www.on-belay.org/
A unique outdoor-adventure-based support program based in Durham, New Hampshire for young people living with a loved one's diagnosis of cancer or other life-changing illness.
Oncolink – http://www.oncolink.com/
Founded in 1994 by University of Pennsylvania cancer specialists with a mission to help cancer patients, families, health care professionals and the general public get accurate cancer-related information at no charge. Includes comprehensive information about specific types of cancer, updates on cancer treatments and news about research advances.
Patient Advocate Foundation – http://www.patientadvocate.org
Patient Advocate Foundation is a national non-profit organization that seeks to safeguard patients through effective mediation assuring access to care, maintenance of employment and preservation of their financial stability relative to their diagnosis of life threatening or debilitating diseases.
Sisters Network, Inc. – http://www.sistersnetworkinc.org/
Sisters Network, Inc. is the leading voice and only national African American breast cancer survivorship organization.
United States National Library of Medicine (NLM) – http://www.nlm.nih.gov/
The world's largest medical library including MEDLINEPlus, a Web-based database designed to assist patients in locating authoritative health information.
www.cancer.dartmouth.edu/breast/trials.shtml – Clinical Trials at the Norris Cotton Cancer Center (NCCC), Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire.
www.cancer.gov/clinicaltrials – The clinical trial web site for the National Cancer Institute.
www.clinicaltrials.gov – A service of the National Institutes of Health developed by the National Library of Medicine linking patients to medical research.
www.centerwatch.com – A Boston-based publishing and information services company dedicated to providing patients and their advocates with a variety of information services about clinical research.
Young Survival Coalition – http://www.youngsurvival.org/
An international, non-profit network of breast cancer survivors and supporters dedicated to the concerns and issues that are unique to young women and breast cancer.