Accessing Cancer Genetic Services. Describes the services provided by genetic counselors, physician geneticists, and advanced practice nurses trained in genetics. Includes how to find resources in Connecticut and across the U.S.
Bright Pink. Learn about the basics of breast and ovarian health, early detection and prevention strategies for young women. Bright Pink’s mission is to empower women to live proactively from a young age.
American Cancer Society. Access this comprehensive resource for information about cancer prevention, research, treatment, and support.
Susan G. Komen
National Organization. Learn about Komen’s mission of raising awareness about breast cancer and providing support for women diagnosed with breast cancer. Access information about risk factors, screening, diagnosis, treatment, and survivorship.
Komen New England.Support local women and raise funds for breast cancer research and services.
Young Survival Coalition.Learn about living with breast cancer, including issues young women encounter. Share or read stories, and access information on a wide range of topics. Join a local co-survivor community or become an advocate.
Oncolink. Explore topics in-depth, from cancer risk assessment and detection through treatment, research and support. Learn about a wide range of subjects, including immune therapies and gene therapy.
Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation. Learn about this research foundation’s goal of improving the lives impacted by breast cancer through education and advocacy. Access information about breast cancer, including the foundation’s ImPatient educational videos.