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Sharsheret

Information and Support - Cancer and Jewish Women

1086 Teaneck Rd, Ste 2G, Teaneck, NJ, 07666-4855

Distance: 43 Miles

(866) 474-2774

Website

https://sharsheret.org/what-we-do

Service Details

Description

Learn more about a specific topic and how to connect to additional services.


Additional Information

Offers a community of support to women of all Jewish backgrounds


Includes information on breast cancer and ovarian cancer:
* Signs and symptoms
* Newly diagnosed
* Treatment options
* Surviving
* Caregivers and family
* Male breast cancer
* Resources
* Parenting
* Clinical trials and studies


Provides:
* Individual support - connect with trained mental health professionals and counselors
* Provides specialized support for women living with metastatic or advanced breast cancer and ovarian cancer
* Peer Support Network - connecting women newly diagnosed or at high risk of developing breast cancer or ovarian cancer
* Genetics counseling
* Busy Box - resource materials to educate parents about the impact of cancer on children. Includes a starter kit of games and activities to occupy your children while you are at the doctor or recovering from treatment
* Family Focus - providing resources and support for caregivers and family members
* Financial wellness tool kit
* Financial assistance - Best Face Forward provides subsidies for non-medical services critical to a woman and her body image
* Resources - publications for women, families, and healthcare professionals


Features

  • Client Conveniences
    • Assistance with community resources 
  • Specialization
    • Family 
    • Female 

Application Instructions

Area Served

Nationwide


Websites

Phone Numbers

Type Number Hours
FAX (201) 837-5025
Main - National Office (201) 833-2341
Toll Free (866) 474-2774

Last Update

6/16/2020

Other Locations

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