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PRAYERANDHELPMATTHEW CP25:V3146

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HOSPITAL,PRAYER VISITATION FOR THE TERMINALLY ILL
ONLY.HELP FOR ALL...

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24607TH AVE NEWYORK NEW YORK NY P. O. BOX. 861 ZIP 10030 phone: 2124918482 PRAYERANDHELP@YAHOO.COM
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Minnesota Ovarian Cancer Alliance

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MOCA's mission is:
To create an awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer

To create and promote resources for support, networking and education for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer in order to help them in their battle

To unite and educate individuals, the medical community and organizations to overcome ovarian cancer

To advance ovarian cancer research toward better treatment, diagnosis and a cure.

Also they provide many support group.

Minneapolis
MOCA provides an ongoing ovarian cancer support group on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. Beginning December 13, the meetings will be held at MOCA's office at 4604 Chicago, Avenue South (formerly the Women’s Cancer Resource Center). Primary facilitators: Jean Rafferty and Carol McPherson. You may join at anytime. For more information, call MOCA, 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at kgavin@mnovarian.org.

Fridley – Unity Hospital Cancer Resource Center
The Lois Wooden Ovarian Cancer Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at the Cancer Resource Center at United Hospital, 550 Osborne Road. This is an ongoing group, which you may join at anytime. For more information, please call Marcia Carlson, 763-236-6061

St. Paul– Fine Arts Center Lounge at Macalester College
This ovarian cancer support group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:00–7:30 p.m. Meetings are held at Macalester College in the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Lounge in room #104, just inside the west entrance of building #11 on the map. Primary facilitator: Marge Higgins.

Directions to Macalester:
http://www.macalester.edu/about/directions.html

Monticello Daytime Group
This daytime group for women living with ovarian cancer is held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m.– 12 noon at 261 East Broadway Monticello. Primary facilitator Jean Rafferty.

Coming Soon: Southeastern Minnesota Support Group for Ovarian Cancer Survivors.
Check MOCA’s web site or call MOCA.

Daughters Group for Women Who Have Lost Their Mothers To Ovarian Cancer
This group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 7:00– 8:30 p.m. at MOCA’s new office at 4604 Chicago Avenue South (formerly the Women’s Cancer Resource Center). You may join at anytime. For more information, please call MOCA at 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at kgavin@mnovarian.org.

All support groups are free and led by trained group facilitators. For more information, please call MOCA at 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at kgavin@mnovarian.org.

Contact information: 
4604 Chicago Avenue Minneapolis MN 55406 phone: 612/822-0500 kgavin@mnovarian.org
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Y90 Microspheres Education and Support

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Yttrium 90 Microspheres Education and Support is an organization comprised of individuals who have been affected by primary or metastatic liver tumors. They have found hope through either sir-spheres or theraspheres and offer support and encouragement for those looking for information, expecting to undergo treatment, or surviving after treatment with Y90 therapy. Y90 is a treatment that provides an option when there is often little opportunity left with advanced liver involvement. Support services include 1-800 Survivor line, telegroups, a monthly newsletter, educational teleconferences, a FRIENDS matching service for patients in similar circumstances, and a support forum. For more information, visit www.y90support.org or call 1-877-937-7478.

Contact information: 
791 Arnold Paul Canton TX 75103 phone: 1-877-937-7478 info@y90support.org

Steps For Living

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Steps For Living is a passionate, survivor-led 501(c)3 nonprofit consumer advocacy group for cancer survivors and their loved ones. Our mission is to increase the quality-of-life for people affected by cancer by ensuring that all survivors are provided with equal opportunity to access all of the free support services available to them. We achieve our mission by (1) Serving as one of the Web's most comprehensive clearinghouses and portals for credible cancer survivorship information and human resources and (2) Using music and the arts as an enabler to connect people with resources and as a vehicle to raise public awareness for the realities of life after cancer.

Contact information: 
34 - 71st Street Brooklyn NY 11209 phone: 877-735-4673 fax: 718-745-1928 getbusyliving@stepsforliving.org
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Fair Employment for Cancer Patients & Survivors (FECAPS)

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Are you a cancer patient or cancer survivor who is being treated unfairly by your employer? Or have you been fired because of it? Contact FECAPS --"Fair Employment for Cancer Patients & Survivors"

We are dedicated to fair employment practices for cancer patients & survivors. If you have or have had cancer, you still have the right to make a living and to keep your job. Say NO to cancer discrimination!

Contact information: 
Boulder CO 80302 phone: 303.258.7347 fecaps@msn.com
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OCRF

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The Ovarian Cancer Research Fund

Contact information: 
14 Pennsylvania Plaza Suite 1400 New York NY 10122 phone: 1(800)873-9569 fax: 212-947-5652 info@ocrf.org
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Royal Brisbane Hospital Head and Neck Clinic

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This is For the Royal Brisbane Hospital.
Ask for the Head and Neck Clinic staff and you will be re-directed.
The Chairman is Dr Robert.A.HODGE
His private practice phone contact is Australia (07)3831 5294
FAX Australia (07) 38390876
HODGE is arguably the best in this country.

Contact information: 
Brisbane 4029 phone: Australia (07) 3636 8111
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The American Cancer Society

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The #1 resource for anyone facing cancer.

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Dave Dravecky's Outreach of Hope

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Outreach of Hope was founded in 1991by Sav e and Jan Drevecky. Their mission is to encourage and help people dealing with cancer, loss and depression. Their work in cooperation with Joni Eareckson Tada has helped me in many ways. This is a great resource, check it out. They're really there for you when you're hurting and in pain.

Contact information: 
13840 Gleneagle Drive Colorado Springs CO 809214 phone: 71719-481-3528 info@OutreachOfHope.org

Prostate Cancer Malecare

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Prostate Cancer Information and Support Groups. Unique in having the only support group network for gay men in the world.

Contact information: 
125 2nd Ave, room 13 New York NY 10003 phone: 212 844 8369 info@malecare.com
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