Susan G. Komen® funds various programs that in turn help those facing financial challenges such as paying for medication and getting transportation to and from treatment, among others. The funding that Komen provides to these organizations bridges the gap for medically underserved individuals who are actively undergoing breast cancer treatment. Two of the organizations that Komen supports are below. Call Komen’s breast care helpline at 1-877 GO KOMEN (1-877-465-6636) .
Founded in 1944, CancerCare® is a national nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide free, professional support services to anyone affected by cancer. Linking A.R.M.S.™ (Assistance & Resources Made Simple) is dedicated to providing financial assistance, education and support services to low-income, under- or uninsured breast cancer survivors. Susan G. Komen® is the sole funder of the Linking A.R.M.S.™ program
To learn more about this program and other helpful resources, call Komen’s breast care helpline at 1-877 GO KOMEN (1-877-465-6636) . When you call, you will speak with trained and caring staff that can help navigate you through breast cancer information as well as help you find resources.