Do you know someone whose life is changing due to a breast cancer diagnosis? A local group called Breast Friends Forever of Champaign County is available to assist.
The group’s mission is: “To educate, empower, encourage and embrace Champaign County residents who are at risk for breast cancer, and provide service to breast cancer patients in need.”
Ways the group may able to help:
-Transportation/gas to and from appointments
-“Comfort Bags” upon diagnosis
-Social and emotional support for patient and family
-Help with co-pays and financial burdens
-Connect families with community resources
Supported by Community Mercy Foundation and Mercy Health Urbana, the group can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Information from Breast Friends Forever of Champaign County.