For those that may not be aware, October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. Here at Molly Maid, we focus our charitable efforts to victims of domestic violence though our Ms. Molly Foundation. However, we are very aware of the pain that breast cancer can cause. Most of our employees, franchise owners, and corporate employees have been affected by this disease either directly or indirectly with a family member or a friend. Molly Maid would like to share resources and tips on how you can help support.
There are a ton of resources for those that are affected by breast cancer. Here are just a few that can help you or someone you know if suffering from breast cancer.
Cancercare.org provides free, professional support services for people affected by breast cancer, as well as breast cancer information and additional resources.
Susan G. Komen
Susan G. Komen supports breast cancer victims with a national treatment assistance program, a hotline, discussion boards, tools & resources, and much more.
Patient Advocate Foundation
Patient Advocate Foundation is your one stop shop for all resources and assistance programs if you are suffering or have suffered from breast cancer.
Tips On How to Support
There are several ways to support victims of breast cancer. For best results, try reaching out to local organizations or find events in your area. Listed below are some resources if you would like to help support the fight against breast cancer.
Breast Cancer Research Foundation
The Breast Cancer Research Foundation assist with those looking to start a fundraiser, locate local events, shop for pink items, and donate online.
National Breast Cancer Foundation
The National Breast Cancer Foundation donations go towards helping provide mammograms and breast health services for women in need.
Charity Navigator allows you to choose from several charities that support breast cancer treatment and research.