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Welcome to the homepage for the Louisville, Kentucky Network for FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered! Here you will find information on our local efforts to provide information, support, awareness, and advocacy for individuals and families affected by hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers.

Sign up on your right to receive information about our local networking and educational events via email and like us on our national Facebook page. 

This is a Genetics Expert Affiliate Group led by Jodie Huff, MS,CGC and Leigh Anne Stout, MS, CGC and Peer Support Group Leader Kimberly Bradley. We look forward to meeting you at one of our upcoming quarterly support meetings. Please contact Diane Rose if you are unable to connect with local volunteers.

Norton Medical Group
3999 Dutchman's Lane Suite 3C
Louisville, KY 40207
Jodie's phone number (502) 899-6840

University of Louisville
Weisskopf Center
571 South Floyd Street, Suite 100
Louisville, KY  40202
Leigh Anne’s phone number (502) 588-0851


Kimberly Bradley

Kimberly Bradley (email)


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What's new

Peer Navigation Support Program

Sign up for FORCE's new Peer Navigation Support Program! You can now get matched to a specially trained Peer Navigator volunteer who has traveled a similar journey as yours to receive confidential 1:1 phone support and a free personalized guide of expert-reviewed resources. You no longer need to spend time researching this important information and finding someone to talk to who understands the decisions you face. This program does it all for you. In addition, participation will empower you to make informed decisions with your healthcare providers. 

This program is for you if:

  • You are considering genetic testing or have tested positive for BRCA mutation or another gene associated with increased cancer risk.
  • You have recently been diagnosed with cancer.
  • You feel alone.
  • You feel pressure to quickly learn and understand the options available to manage cancer risk.
  • You want to obtain information that could empower you to make important decisions with your healthcare providers.
  • You are a survivor, previvor or a caregiver living in the United States.

Topics that you can select for your free personalized online guide include: genetic testing, legal protections, sharing with family, cancer treatment, risk management guidelines, screening for cancer, breast reconstruction, paying for services, quality of life issues, managing menopause, support, research and more.

Learn more or sign up today!


FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered