Our mission is to support, educate, and advocate for individuals with breast cancer, breast cancer survivors and family and friend co-survivors. We are dedicated to ending breast cancer and the deaths it causes.
According to the New York State Cancer Registry, over 1,400 new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed annually in western New York. While we would love for that number to be reduced to zero, the reality is each year there are more breast cancer survivors in need of support and understanding. Our goal is to create and offer programming designed to educate and support individuals who have been impacted by a breast cancer diagnosis.
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Stay tuned for information on year two of the Breast Cancer Survivor Wellness Seminar Series. The full schedule is being finalized and should be announced sometime in March. The first seminar is tentatively scheduled for Tuesday, April 24th at the Breast Cancer Network's facility in Depew. Look for announcements in your email and a postcard with the seminar dates and topics. This seminar series is made possible by grant funding received by the New York State Department of Health.
On the second Tuesday of most months, we host our Monthly Education Series. The evening begins with a light meal at 6:00 PM and our guest speaker takes the microphone around 6:30 or so. That is followed by some social time and an optional support group. Please join us Tuesday,March 13, 2018 for a presentation dealing with the Effects of the Environment, Teflon, and BPA presented by Jeanette Koncikowski of Breast Cancer Action. This program is FREE and we ask that you please register here or by calling 716-706-0060.