Additional resources ranging from accessories and services available for anyone impacted by cancer.
ALL4ONE LympheDIVAs Program
P: 508-630-2242 | W: www.lymphedivas.com
Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 8:30am-5:30pm
LympheDIVAs provides a limited number of free sleeves and gauntlets each month for approved applicants. Applicants can also order compression sleeves or gauntlet sets at a discounted rate. Women that qualify based on their financial circumstances and diagnosis might be eligible for a free set. Interested individuals can visit the website listed above to fill out an application, or call the hotline for assistance. Website is also available in Spanish.
The Creative Center
P: 877-337-3348 | W: www.cleaningforareason.org
Hours of operation: Monday – Friday 9:00 am-5:30 pm
The mission of Cleaning For A Reason is to give the gift of free house cleaning for women undergoing treatment for any type of cancer. Maid services will come to your home or apartment once a month for up to 4 consecutive months. Service is available for women 18 years and older who are in treatment for any cancer diagnosis. If you are interested, visit the website above to fill out an application or call the hotline listed.
Cleaning For a Reason
P: 646-465-5313 or 646-465-5314 | W: https://www.thecreativecenter.org/tcc/
Hours of operation: 10:00 am – 6:00 pm
The Creative Center at University Settlement is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to bringing the creative arts to people with cancer, chronic illnesses, and through all stages of life. The Creative Center has hospital artist-in-residence programs in more than 30 healthcare sites around the New York metropolitan area, free-of-charge art workshops every day of the week, an online gallery representing professional artists living with illness, and a training program bringing The Creative Center’s proven approach to arts in healthcare around the country. Due to COVID-19, all of their programs are being held virtually via Zoom.
P: 877-601-8601 W: www.emergingmed.com
Hours of operation: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm
EmergingMed’s Clinical Trial Navigators provide concierge support to patients and physicians searching for clinical trial opportunities that match a patient’s specific diagnosis, symptoms or stage, and treatment history. With permission, Navigators will also provide updates when new clinical trials or new therapies in development emerge that match the patient’s clinical or genomic profile. If you are interested visit the website to create a profile or call the number listed above. Services are available in English and Spanish.
National Center for Complementary and Integrative Health (NCCIH)
P: 888-644-6226 | W: nccih.nih.gov
The mission of NCCIH is to define, through rigorous scientific investigation, the usefulness and safety of complementary and integrative health interventions and their roles in improving health and health care. NCCIH provides scientific evidence to inform decision making by the public, health care professionals, and health policymakers regarding the use and integration of complementary and integrative health approaches. Visit the website or call the general hotline listed above for specific information regarding complementary and integrative health interventions.