The CARE Project strongly believes in sharing information. Below is a list of organizations who may be able to provide additional support to breast cancer patients.
American Cancer Society - cancer.org (800) 227-2345
Beloved Foundation - www.belovedfoundation.com
Financial support. 909-792-3191
Cancer Care 800-813-4673 cancercare.org
Cancer Legal Resource Center - www.drlcenter.org
Catholic Charities USA - catholiccharitiesusa.org 909-388-1239 General living expenses, lodging and travel. Counseling and burial assistance
Desert Cancer Foundation - Helping residents in the Coachella Valley and surrounding communities who need financial assistance in obtaining screening, diagnosis and treatment for cancer and allied diseases. desertcancerfoundation.org 760-773-6554
Garden Roots Healing Rooms, Sandra Martinez, PhD
951-335-1787 - Complimentary alternative health
Help Now Fund - One-time emergency financial assistance for rent and utility bills. (Electric, water, or gas only). thebreastcancercharities.org 936-231-8460
Michelle's Place Breast Cancer Resource Center 951-699-5455 michellesplace.org
Wigs, Prosthesis, Compression Sleeves, Education, support groups and more.
Single Mother Grants - singlemothergrants.org
Sisters Network, Inc. - National African American breast cancer survivorship organization that addresses the breast health needs of African American women through its affiliate chapters and partnerships with existing service providers. Assistance with copays, prescriptions and medical-related lodging and transportation. sistersnetworkinginc.org 866-781-1808