Because we live in a rural community, we face the challenge of locating resources to help deal effectively with the needs and issues a cancer diagnoses presents. We are working to meet that challenge by empowering our communities with resource guides providing roadmaps to fill these gaps. Because we will be continually update and add new guides, please check back periodically.
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Support communities of every sort, contact information, location, and meeting times
Information on choosing a lymphedema therapist, a list of local-regional lymphedema therapists and their contact information, rights to insurance coverage for lymphedema treatment, local lymphedema compression garment supplies, online garment suppliers, tools and education for patients, fitters and healthcare providers, lymphedema organizations and education, peer support groups and discussion boards
Information about insurance coverage, professional fitters, where to find fitters, tools to better understand post-mastectomy and lumpectomy products, local and online resources for bras, prosthesis, apparel, and accessories
Information about wound and ostomy nurses, where to find one, insurance coverage, ostomy education and tools for healthcare providers, ostomy information and care guidelines, online retailers for ostomy supplies and clothing, peer support groups and discussion boards