Helpful Resources & Information for Ovarian/Gynecologic Survivors & Caregivers

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edited March 2014 in Ovarian Cancer #1
Gynecologic Cancers

Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE): A non-profit organization that provides resources and information for women with increased risk of breast and ovarian cancers, due to a family history and/or genetic status. FORCE is also a resource for members of families in which a BRCA mutation may be present. 866.824.RISK

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition: Grassroots advocacy organization formed to raise awareness about ovarian cancer and to promote education about this disease. 888.OVARIAN

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance: A patient-led organization uniting ovarian cancer activists, women's health advocates and health care professionals in the effort to increase public and professional understanding of ovarian cancer and to advocate for more effective diagnostics, treatments and a cure. 202.331.1332

Women's Cancer Network Web Site: This premiere site, developed by the Gynecologic Cancer Foundation, offers a confidential risk assessment and comprehensive cancer information for lay public and survivors.