American Cancer Society Help Line
The ACSNCI Center is a nationwide help line open 24 hours a day,
7 days a week, that answers calls and e-mails from cancer patients,
family members and friends of cancer patients.
Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester
1048 University Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607
The Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester.s mission is to provide support
to those touched by a diagnosis of breast cancer, to make access to
information and care a priority through education and advocacy, and to
empower women and men to participate fully in decisions relating to
Cancer Resource Center at NWCH
Box 111, Newark
Free mammograms, Pap Smears and colorectal cancer screenings for
area women age 50-64 years. Free colorectal cancer screenings for area
men age 50-64 years. Must be a Wayne County resident, and have no
or limited insurance coverage. Diagnostic and treatment services available.
Cancer Services Program
NYS Department of Health
Bureau of Chronic Disease Control
150 Broadway, 3 West
Albany, NY 12204
The Cancer Services Program strives to increase public and provider awareness about the importance of guideline-concordant cancer screening; assist underserved populations
to access and navigate available cancer screening, diagnostic and treatment services through partnerships with health care providers, health departments and community
organizations; and integrate guidance-driven, quality preventive cancer screening into the care received by the women and men of New York State. We look forward to working
with you to increase the proportion of women and men in New York State who are up-to-date on recommended preventive cancer screenings. Please follow the Educational Material
link for all our information material online.
Cleaning for a Reason
P.O. Box 146, Lewisville, TX
This nonprofit offers free professional housecleaning, and maid services
to improve the lives of women undergoing treatment for cancer - any
type of cancer. Cleaning service is FREE - once per month for 4 months
while she is in treatment. All she has to do is sign up and have her doctor
fax a note confirming the treatment. Cleaning for a Reason will have a
participating maid service in her zip code area arrange for the service.
This organization serves the entire USA and currently has 547 partners
to help women.
Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic
2 Coulter Rd., Clifton Springs
Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic provides emergency, acute
and primary care to residents and visitors of the Finger
Lakes Region. Specialties include joint replacement, hyperbaric
wound care, diabetes education, cancer treatment
and behavioral health care. Inpatient Mental Health and
Addictions Recover programs are available at the Hospital's
main campus while Outpatients are also served in Macedon
and Canandaigua. Family practices are accepting new
patients on the main campus and at the Pal-Mac Medical
Center in Macedon. Off-site lab specimen draw stations
are located in Newark and Seneca Falls.
Finger Lakes Radiation
7 Ambulance Dr., Clifton Springs
Provides guidance through the cancer journey. Board-certified radiation oncologist and radiation therapists. Supportive environment.
Gilda's Club Rochester New York
255 Alexander St. Rochester
Provides a meeting place for men, women and children living with cancer, along with their family and friends.
They join with others to build social and emotional support as a supplement to medical care.
Free of charge and non-profit, Gilda's Club offers support and networking groups, lectures,
workshops and social events in a non-residential, homelike setting.
Hope Lodge Hospitality House
1120 South Goodman St. Rochester, NY
One of 31 Hope Lodges in the country, the American Cancer Society's Hope Lodge Hospitality House provides free lodging for cancer patients and caregivers and low cost housing
for non-cancer guests in a supportive environment. Eligibility Patients/caregivers must be age 18+, patient must reside 30 miles from Hope Lodge facility. Guest Services
Include: Kitchen utensils, dishes, glassware, cookware, linens and towels, laundry, and all housekeeping. Amenities Include: Housekeeping, library, fitness area, .5 mile
walking path with gardens, safe and quiet home away from home for patients as they seek care and cope with cancer diagnosis, non-denominational chapel and nurturing environment.
Hope Lodge is complimentary for all patients for the duration of the stay, nominal fee for non-cancer guests may apply
Wayne County Children's Cancer Fund
Works to provide children and their families residing in Wayne County with financial assistance in their diagnosis and treatment of cancer and other chronic disease.