If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer and reside in Licking County, SASS offers you the following support:
Educational Support: including information and referrals on mammography, self exams and educational programs for young women on prevention and the benefits of early diagnosis. The program also sponsors and promotes fundraising in Licking County focused on breast cancer awareness and prevention.
Personal support: including details on services such as cosmetic care, prosthesis, lymphedema care and transportation issues. Information on local breast cancer resources and classes are also made available through our quarterly SASS newsletters.
Social Support: including opportunities to connect with other women diagnosed with breast cancer and access to events such as dinners, informative workshops and local support groups. Also available are mentor relationships as well as the SASS email group and Facebook page for networking and sharing with breast cancer survivors throughout the county.
Click here to learn more about our local support group, Kindred Spirits.
Financial Support: SASS offers a stipend to women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are receiving active treatment. Please contact the program coordinator to learn more about the application process and to see if you qualify.
For more information, please contact the SASS program coordinator at (740) 349-6535, option 5, or firstname.lastname@example.org.