Wherever you are in the process of determining your cancer risk or risk management options, you are not alone.
Welcome to the home page for the Scarborough, Maine 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 and ovarian cancer.
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This is a Genetics Expert Affiliate Group led by Jessica Cary, MS, RN, CGC and Katherine Lafferty, MS, CGC. 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.
|New England Cancer Specialists||Maine Medical Center|
|Jessica Cary||Katherine Lafferty|
|100 Campus Drive, Suite 108||22 Bramhall Street|
|Scarborough, Maine 04074||Portland, Maine 04102|
|Phone: 207-396-8772||Phone: 207-396-8331|
|Website: www.newenglandcancerspecialists.org||Website: www.mmc.org|
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Free Resources Available for Survivors, Previvors and Caregivers!
Whether you have just learned about your hereditary cancer risk or have known about it for many years, FORCE’s Peer Navigation Program provides important information for you and your family. Trained Peer Navigator volunteers who understand your situation are available for confidential 1:1 phone support. Following the call, you will receive a free personalized guide filled with expert-reviewed resources that will help you make informed medical decisions with your doctors.