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East Central Counties Resources

Providers:

Member Hospitals and Cancer Programs of the Association of Community Cancer Centers (ACCC):

Brevard County

County Health Department – Women’s health

www.doh.state.fl/chdbrevard/index.htm

321-637-7300

 

Central Florida Family Health Centers – three clinics mainly serving the poor and uninsured

www.cffhc.org/

 

Brevard Health Alliance – Health care provided on a sliding fee scale

www.brevardhealthalliance.org

 

Community Medical Clinic, Parrish Medical Center (Titusville) – free care and prescription assistance for qualified individuals

www.parrishmed.com

321-268-0267

 

Breast Friends of Florida

1309 S. Babcock, #148

Melbourne, FL 32901

321-474-6900

Breast Friends is available for one on one support, linking a newly diagnosed patient with a survivor of similar occurrence.  Breast Friends also helps inform family and friends of specific ways to offer support, recognize needs and locate resources.

 

   

 

 

Mammogram - Free/Reduced Cost

Viera Diagnostic Center For Women

 

 

Provides MRI, CAT Scans, Ultrasound, Mammograms, Breast Biopsies, Image Checker, Bone Density (DEXA), X-Ray, Body Fat Analysis, etc.

 

Viera Diagnostic Center For Women

Viera

(321) 254-7880

 

 

 

Reach to Recovery

American Cancer Society - South Brevard

 

 

Reach to Recovery is a program that helps patients with breast cancer cope with their diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. The program pairs a breast cancer survivor with a recently diagnosed patient who has similar issues. Each volunteer is specially trained to help the patient express their feelings, verbalize her fears and concerns, and be an ...

 

American Cancer Society - South Brevard

Melbourne

(800) 227-2345

 

Support - Breast

Breast Friends of Florida

 

 

Breast Friends volunteers help establish a personal relationship with a patient for as long as needed. Volunteers provide necessary practical support, friendship and encouragement and teach the patient to reach out to others for support.

 

Breast Friends of Florida

Melbourne

(321) 474-6900

 

Support - Breast

Central Brevard Breast Cancer Support Group

 

 

The Central Brevard Breast Cancer Support Group is for any stage breast cancer survivor and is open to all ages. This group meets in member's homes or various restaurants.

Support - Breast                          Friends After Diagnosis          (772) 978-9392

Friends After Diagnosis is a support group for breast cancer patients and survivors, and their family, friends, and caregivers on Florida’sTreasureCoast.  Each month there are meetings that are open to patients, survivors, and their loved ones and caregivers. All meetings provide time for open discussion, and there is an educational guest speaker once per month.

Friends After Diagnosis

 

Central Brevard Breast Cancer Support Group

Merritt Island

(321) 459-0399

   
 

 

Support - Breast

Space Coast Cancer Center at Titusville Cancer Center

 

 

Breast cancer support group designed to help those diagnosed with breast cancer cope with the emotional and physical challenges associated with their diagnosis and treatment. Meetings are held the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm (E).

 

Space Coast Cancer Center at Titusville Cancer Center

Titusville

(855) 894-4673

 

Support - Breast

Space Coast Cancer Center at Viera Cancer Center

 

 

Breast cancer support group designed to help those diagnosed with breast cancer cope with the emotional and physical challenges associated with their diagnosis and treatment. Meetings are held the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm (E).

 

Space Coast Cancer Center at Viera Cancer Center

Viera

(855) 894-4673

 

Indian River County

County Health Department – Breast cancer screening for qualified women through the Jackson County Health Department

www.doh.state.fl.us/chdJackson/bccoura.htm

 

John W. Nick Foundation, Inc.
120 Nebraska Circle

Sebastian, FL 32958
772-589-1440

The mission of the John W. Nick Foundation is to educate the world about the risk of breast cancer in men
and to provide preventive and reactive measures to cancer
through advocacy, education, and research.

 

Okechobee County

County Health Department services –women’s health

www.doh.state.fl.us/chdOkeechobee/Default.htm

863-462-5819

Florida Community Health Centers – operate nine clinics in St. Lucie, martin and Okechobee Counties that provide comprehensive primary care and dental services to adults and children on an affordable basis

www.fchcinc.org

 

Indigent Medical Services – financial assistance with medical bills provided by the county government

 

Migrant Program – assists migrant workers with obtaining medical care and coverage

 

St. Mary’s of Pahokee – free medical and dental services for the needy

www.stmarysofpahokee.org

 

Orange County

County Health Department services – women’s health

County Health Department services - Breast and cervical cancer screenings for women age 50-64 (through the Seminole County Health Department)

www.orchd.com

407-858-1400

 

Community Health Centers, Inc. – a network of clinics in Lake and Orange Counties that provides low-cost or free care, including medical, dental, pharmacy, x-ray, and social services

www.chcfl.com

 

Shepherd’s Hope – free primary care clinic for the low-income uninsured

www.shepardshope.org

407-876-6699

 

SpecialCare of Central Florida – referrals to medical specialists who volunteer their services

407-836-2519

 

Central Florida Family Health Centers – three clinics mainly serving the poor and uninsured

www.cffhc.org/

 

Primary Care Access Network (PCAN) – weekly free clinics

www.pcanorangecounty.com

407-836-PCAN

 

Libby’s Legacy Breast Cancer Foundation

1718 S. Orange Avenue

Orlando, FL 32806

407-898-1991

The Mission of Libby’s Legacy is to provide comprehensive breast health care to the underserved Central Florida community through education, mammograms, follow up diagnostics and Hope Coaches on the journey from diagnosis to treatment.  Libby’s Legacy also helps stage IV breast cancer patients battling this disease by granting wishes in order to create cherished memories with loved ones through the LIVE BIG program. Not just Surviving…but LIVING!

 

Sharsheret

  Partnering Organizations:

    Jewish Family Services of Greater Orlando

    2100 Lee Road

    Winter Park, FL 32789

    407-644-7593

 

    MD Anderson Cancer Center

   1400 S. Orange Avenue

   Orlando, FL 32806

    407-648-3800

Sharsheret is a national not-for-profit organization supporting young Jewish women and their families facing breast cancer. Our mission is to offer a community of support to women, of all Jewish backgrounds, diagnosed with breast cancer or at increased genetic risk, by fostering culturally-relevant individualized connections with networks of peers, health professionals, and related resources.

 

Sisters Network, Orlando

407-962-0036

Sisters Network is committed to increasing local and national attention to the devastating impact that breast cancer has in the African American community.  The Breast Cancer Assistance Program (BCAP) provides services to women facing financial challenges. As a Survivor, this program provides financial assistance for but not limited to: medical related lodging, co-pay, office visits and prosthesis. This program also provides free mammograms for women.

 

2:00pm – 3:30pm in room 3 & 4 on the 4th Floor

Sisters Network at MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando

1400 S. Orange Avenue

Orlando, FL 32862

407-962-0036

 

Young Survival Coalition (YSC) Orlando

866-541-1972

YSC is dedicated to the critical issues unique to young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. YSC offers resources, connections and outreach so women feel supported, empowered and hopeful.

 

 

 

 

 

Reach to Recovery

American Cancer Society - Orlando

 

 

Reach to Recovery is a program that helps patients with breast cancer cope with their diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. The program pairs a breast cancer survivor with a recently diagnosed patient who has similar issues. Each volunteer is specially trained to help the patient express their feelings, verbalize her fears and concerns, and be an ...

 

American Cancer Society - Orlando

Orlando

(800) 227-2345

 

Support - Breast

MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando

 

 

This group is to benefit anyone currently or previously diagnosed and treated for breast cancer. Spouses/partners are welcome. Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of every month from 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm (E) in the 2nd floor Conference Room.

 

MD Anderson Cancer Center Orlando

Orlando

(321) 841-6087

 

Support - Breast

Saint Luke's United Methodist Church

 

 

Support for women currently undergoing breast cancer treatment or are anywhere along the journey.

 

Saint Luke's United Methodist Church

Orlando

(407) 876-4991

 

Osceola County

County Health Department services – women’s health, breast and cervical cancer screening

www.osceolahealth.org

407-343-2009

 

Central Florida Family Health Centers – three clinics mainly serving the poor and uninsured

www.cffhc.org/

 

Poinciana Health Center – primary health care for uninsured residents of Osceola and Polk counties

407-847-2212

 

Seminole County

County Health Department services - Free breast and cervical cancer screenings for qualified women age 50-64

www.seminolecohealth.com

Sanford:  407-665-3000

Casselberry:  407-665-3400

 

Hispanic Health Initiatives, Inc.
210 Live Oak Blvd.
Casselberry, FL 32707
Phone: 407-339-2001

Hispanic Health Initiatives is a community based organization, addressing the health needs of the medically under-served populations of Central Florida.  HHI referrals to free or low cost medical services link the medically under-served to health services existing in their communities.

 

Ribbon Riders

300 Wilshire Blvd

Suite 233

Casselberry, FL 32707

407-796-7465

Ribbon Riders, Inc. provides emergency financial assistance to women and men in Central Florida who are currently undergoing treatment for breast cancer.  Ribbon Riders contributes to help pay for essentials such as, rent/mortgage payments, utility bills, gas to travel to treatments, groceries, monthly insurance premiums, co-pays for medication etc.

 

2nd Tuesday of each month

6:00pm – 7:30pm

Florida Hospital Altamonte

Family Resource Center

610 Eact Altamonte Drive

Altamonte Springs, FL 32701

407-303-5715

   

 

 

 

St. Lucie County

County Health Department services –women’s health

www.stluciecountyhealth.com

772-873-4924

5150 Northwest Milner Drive

Port St. Lucie, FL 34983

 

We Care – network of physicians and hospitals providing free care to the low-income uninsured

 

Florida Community Health Centers – operate nine clinics in St. Lucie, martin and Okechobee Counties that provide comprehensive primary care and dental services to adults and children on an affordable basis

www.fchcinc.org

 

Volusia County

County Health Department services –women’s health

www.vlousiahealth.com

386-274-0500

1845 Holsonback Drive

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

 

Central Florida Family Health Centers – three clinics mainly serving the poor and uninsured

www.cffhc.org/

 

St. Vincent’s Mobile Health Outreach – mobile health unit that delivers care to rural and indigent areas (serves Clay, Duval, Nassau, Putnam, St. Johns and Volusia Counties)

904-308-7911

 

Floridian Community Foundation

1696 N Clyde Morris Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

386-274-6055

The Foundation exists to provide financial support to needy members of the community within Volusia County, Florida.  The Foundation will provide assistance primarily to the elderly and single parent families.

 

Radiology Associates Community Foundation

1673 Mason Avenue

Suite 305

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

 

3rd Tuesday of each month

I’m Still Here Support Group

Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center

1890 LPGA Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

386-672-2492

 

2nd Monday of each month

4:00pm – 5:00pm

Breast Cancer Survivorship Support Group

Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center

224 Memorial Medical Parkway

Daytona Beach, FL 32117

386-231-4000

 

2nd Tuesday of each month

5:00 pm – 6:00pm

2nd Thursday of each month

11:30am – 12:30pm

Florida Hospital Fish Memorial

1061 Medical Center Drive

Summit Bldg Suite 100

Orange City, FL 32763

386-917-5853

 

3rd Monday of each month

5:30pm – 7:00pm

Halifax Medical Center – Center for Oncology

303 N Clyde Morris Blvd

Daytona Beach, FL 32114

386-239-2328

 

 

 

Volusia Flagler Breast Cancer Foundation at Halifax Medical Center

 

 

The Volusia Flagler Breast Cancer Foundation offers non medical financial assistance for Breast Cancer Patients in financial need. Information and Referral Services are also available.

 

Volusia Flagler Breast Cancer Foundation

Daytona Beach

(386) 441-9533

 

         

 

Reach to Recovery

American Cancer Society - East Central Coastal

 

 

Reach to Recovery is a program that helps patients with breast cancer cope with their diagnosis, treatment, and recovery. The program pairs a breast cancer survivor with a recently diagnosed patient who has similar issues. Each volunteer is specially trained to help the patient express their feelings, verbalize her fears and concerns, and be an ...

 

American Cancer Society - East Central Coastal

Daytona Beach

(800) 227-2345