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Welcome to the home page for the Cleveland 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.

Our Cleveland Network peer support group leaders are Mary Foti (left) and Donna Amendola (right). Please contact Sandy Cohen if you are unable to connect with local volunteers.

Mary Foti and Donna Amendola

Mary Foti and Donna Amendola

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Support Meeting October 24, 2016 6:30-8:00 pm

See our new West Side Location!

The Gathering Place West
800 Sharon Drive
Westlake, OH 44145  

Questions to Donna at

1) Do you have a personal and/or family history of breast, ovarian, prostate, melanoma, pancreatic or other cancers?

2) Have you tested positive for a BRCA mutation (or another mutation) which raises the risk of certain hereditary cancers?

3) Are you or a family member considering genetic testing?

If so, YOU ARE NOT ALONE! Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered (FORCE) exists to improve the lives of individuals and families facing these hereditary cancers. The Cleveland FORCE group is holding our quarterly meeting and we invite you to join us! Learn from other people who are navigating the hereditary cancer path and help someone else by sharing your story. We are here to help! No fee and no RSVP required. Men and women are welcome.

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FORCE:Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered