Women’s cancer resources

Support groups and informational organizations from across the state and nation

by QNotes Staff  Staff Reports  editor@goqnotes.com
Published: October 13, 2012 in Health and Wellness

Charlotte

Avon Walk for Breast Cancer
avonwalk.org/charlotte

Bosom Buddies
704-384-5223

Carolina Breast Friends
carolinabreastfriends.org

Charlotte Radiology Breast Centers
charlotteradiology.com

Grupo de Apoyo para Hispanas (en Español)
704-446-1548

Lake Norman Breast Cancer Support Group, Huntersville
Christian oriented.
704-662-0770, 704-489-2711

Live Poet’s Society
presbyterian.org/buddykemp

Living with Gynecological Cancer
704-384-5223

Look Good . . . Feel Better
presbyterian.org/buddykemp

Metastatic Breast Cancer Group for Women
704-384-5223

Ovarian Cancer Support Group at CMC
704-355-7283

Sisters Network of the Piedmont
for women of color
presbyterian.org/buddykemp

Susan G. Komen for the Cure Charlotte
komencharlotte.org

Lake Wylie Breast Cancer Support Group, Clover
803-547-3064, 803-831-0286, 803-831-2700

Women Living with Cancer
704-355-7283

Breast Cancer Support Group, Albemarle
704-982-1880

Cabarrus Health Alliance Breast Health Screening Program, Kannapolis
704-920-1000

Circle of Hope, Concord
704-783-2392

Pink Ribbon Friends, Concord
704-783-2392

Breast Friends, Hickory
828-315-3596

Catawba County Breast Cancer Coalition, Hickory
828-326-2176

Hearts of Hope Support Group, Hickory
828-244-0436

Breast Cancer Support Group, Gastonia
704-834-2932

Cancer Support Group, Lincolnton
704-735-8668

Breast Cancer Support Group, Mooresville
704-660-4112

Celebration of Life, Salisbury
704-637-9589

Look Good . . . Feel Better, Salisbury
704-857-0614

SHARE: Sharing Hopes and Recovery Efforts, Statesville
704-838-7299

Triad

Alight Foundation
alightfoundation.org

Breast Cancer Support Group
mosescone.com

Cancer Services, Inc.
cancerservicesonline.org

Common Thread for the Cure
336-725-1371

Conversations on Cancer/Pink Broomstick
800-228-7421

ENCOREplus Program
336-273-3461

Friends for an Earlier Breast Cancer Test
earlier.org

Komen North Carolina Triad
triadrace.com

Pink Ribbon Network
highpointregional.org

Redefining Survival: Women Facing Breast Cancer Together
336-716-7980

YWCA Sister Speak!
336-722-5138, ext. 232

Raleigh/Triangle

Breast Cancer Support Group
cancer.duke.edu/support

Breast Cancer Support for Younger Women
cancer.mc.duke.edu/support

Breast Friends
rexhealth.com

Breast Surgery Class for the Newly Diagnosed
919-784-3378

Caring Community Foundation
caringcommunityfoundation.org

Cornucopia House Cancer Support Center
cornucopiahouse.org

Duke Health Raleigh Breast Cancer Support Group
919-954-3587

Hillsborough Female Cancer Support Group
919-732-4019

Komen NC Triangle
komennctriangle.org

Lesbian Resource Center
trianglelrc.org

Living with Breast Cancer as a Chronic Illness
cancer.duke.edu/support

Look Good . . . Feel Better
cancer.duke.edu/support

Look Good . . . Feel Better
rexhealth.com

Pretty in Pink Foundation
prettyinpinkfoundation.org

Save Our Sisters
919-784-6247

Sister’s Network Breast Cancer Support Group
for women of color
919-419-8284

Support Our Sisters
rexhealth.com

Triangle Area Breast Cancer Support Group
for women of color
919-682-3316

Triangle Breast Cancer Support Group
rexhealth.com

Statewide

Breast and Cervical Cancer Control Program
919-707-5300, 919-707-5200

Breast and Cervical Cancer Medicaid
919-707-5300

Breast Cancer Resource Directory of North Carolina
bcresourcedirectory.org

North Carolina Cancer Assistance Program
866-693-2656

National

American Cancer Society
cancer.org

Avon Walk for Breast Cancer
avonwalk.org

Breast Cancer Dot Org
breastcancer.org

Susan G. Komen for the Cure
komen.org

— Compiled by Lainey Millen. Some resources compliments of Supportworks, supportworks.org and the Breast Cancer Resource Directory, bcresourcedirectory.com.