Fairview Clinics, innovative treatment options and a healthcare team with a strong reputation for expert care, compassion and building lasting relationships. Call 855-FAIRVIEW to schedule an appointment or find your new doctor at www.fairview.org.
Fairview offers same-day and even walk-in appointments for screening mammograms at many locations. In addition to digital mammography, Fairview offers 3D mammograms for improved breast cancer detection. Schedule an appointment.
American Cancer Society – Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
Making Strides walks are the largest network of breast cancer awareness events in the nation, uniting communities with a shared determination to help free the world from the pain and suffering of breast cancer.
Twin Cities-based Angel Foundation provides emergency financial assistance, education and support to local adults with cancer and their families.
Breast Cancer Education Association
Breast Cancer Education Association’s mission is to educate the community by providing support and information about detection, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship.
Gilda’s Club – Twin Cities
Gilda’s Club is a Cancer Support Community where everyone living with cancer can come for social, emotional and psychological support.
Hope Chest for Breast Cancer
Hope Chest’s purpose is to provide the quickest access to help with the most urgent emergency needs of local, financially challenged breast cancer patients.
Minnesota Cancer Alliance
The Minnesota Cancer Alliance is a broad partnership of organizations from across the state, all dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer from prevention and detection to treatment, survivorship, and end-of-life care.
National Breast Cancer Foundation
National Breast Cancer Foundation provides help and inspires hope to those affected by breast cancer through early detection, education and support services.
Open Arms is a nonprofit organization in Minnesota that cooks and delivers free meals tailored to meet the nutrition needs of individuals living with cancer and other life-threatening and chronic illnesses.
Pay It Forward Fund
A non-profit organization that helps patients pay their bills while they undergo treatment for breast and women’s cancers, covering essential living expenses so patients can focus on what’s really important – getting well.
SAGE – Minnesota Cancer Screening Programming from the MN Dept of Health
Sage Programs provide FREE mammograms, Pap tests, and colorectal cancer screening to those who qualify. Even if you have insurance, Sage can assist you in scheduling your appointment. Sage may even cover your costs for follow-up tests if needed. Call 1-888-6HEALTH to schedule your cancer screening appointment today! For a limited time, get screened through Sage and receive $20! Call now at 1-888-643-2584!
Events in October:
- October 4: Girls Night Out benefiting Hope Chest for Breast Cancer
- October 6: 17th Annual Breast Cancer Education Conference – A Day of Encouragement & Empowerment from 8:30 AM to 2:30 PM at TIES Conference Center in St. Paul
- October 27: Making Strides of Twin Cities on Saturday, October 27 at US Bank Stadium. Registration at 8:30 AM, walk at 10:00 AM