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Local and National Organizations that Can Help You

You don’t have to face this alone. There are a number of organizations that can help. We’ve included a selection of them below.


For a list of organizations, readings and survivor stories, please download these Breast Cancer Resources (PDF).

Local Chapter Meetings

Chicago Metro Area meets 2nd Saturday of every month at South Shore Hospital, 8012 South Crandon, Chicago, IL from 12 pm to 2 pm.

Contact us, view our event information or call us at (773) 353-8854 to learn more.

National Office Resource Guide

The NATIONAL OFFICE has an extensive list of resources, organizations and information that extend beyond the state of Illinois and Indiana that you will find useful. CLICK HERE to access the resource link at the Sisters Network National Office website.

Access Community Health Network

Full range of health care services. Call 1-866-882-2237.

National Cancer Institute

Breast cancer information site and clinical trials. Call 1-800-4CANCER.

A Silver Lining Foundation

The mission of A Silver Lining Foundation is to ensure dignified, respectful and equal access to quality cancer education and services for all, by creating meaningful partnerships with community, advocacy and healthcare organizations. Click the link above to head to their web site and click on the “free mammograms” link to see where they will be pre-qualifying for free mammograms every month.

Illinois Breast & Cervical Cancer Program

IBCCP offers free mammograms, breast exams, pelvic exams and Pap tests to eligible women. Even if a women has already been diagnosed with cancer, she may receive free treatment if she qualifies. The program has been providing breast and cervical cancer screening to the women of Illinois since 1995. Sponsored by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Call 1-888-522-1282.


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