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Whether you have been diagnosed with cancer, just learned about your hereditary cancer risk or have known about it for many years, trained FORCE volunteers are available to offer confidential support.


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Hi! Our names are Dave BushmanJessie Bushman and Lauren Gordon and we are the Northern New Jersey Volunteer Outreach Leaders for FORCE: Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered! If you have any questions or are in need of support or information, please feel free to e-mail us. We are happy to chat about available resources, information, and support that you may find helpful. As you navigate your hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers experience, know that you are not alone and that you can reach out at any time. We look forward to hearing from you.

You can also be matched to someone who shares a similar experience as you through FORCE’s Peer Navigation Program. Learn more at www.facingourrisk.org/pnp.

Be sure to sign up (on the right side of this page) to receive critical health information and learn about our local networking and educational events via e-mail so we can stay connected.

If you need immediate assistance, please contact Diane Rose, VP of Volunteer Programs.


Dave Bushman

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Jessie Bushman

Jessie Bushman (email)

Lauren Gordon

Lauren Gordon (email)


You're Invited to a FORCE Get-Together May 23, 2019, 6:30-8:00  PM

Holy Name Medical Center
718 Teaneck Road
Teaneck, NJ 07666

Free, validated parking

Healthy Snacks Provided

RSVP to Jessie at jessieb@facingourrisk.org
    
Do you have a family history of breast, ovarian or related cancer? Are you considering genetic testing, waiting for results, or have already tested positive for a BRCA mutation or another gene mutation associated with increased cancer risk?

Here's your chance to meet others who know what you're going through, to ask questions, learn or just listen in a safe and supportive environment. You are not alone. Join us and live your life empowered!

 

 

 


You're Invited to a FORCE Get-Together June 5, 2019, 6:00-8:00 PM

Montclair Breast Center
37 N Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042

Parking available at the back of the building

RSVP to Jessie at jessieb@facingourrisk.org
    
Do you have a family history of breast, ovarian or related cancer? Are you considering genetic testing, waiting for results, or have already tested positive for a BRCA mutation or another gene mutation associated with increased cancer risk?

Here's your chance to meet others who know what you're going through, to ask questions, learn or just listen in a safe and supportive environment. You are not alone. Join us and live your life empowered!

 

 

 


You're Invited to a FORCE Get-Together September 22, 2019, 2:00-4:00 PM

Montclair Breast Center
37 N Fullerton Ave
Montclair, NJ 07042

Parking available at the back of the building

RSVP to Jessie at jessieb@facingourrisk.org
    
Do you have a family history of breast, ovarian or related cancer? Are you considering genetic testing, waiting for results, or have already tested positive for a BRCA mutation or another gene mutation associated with increased cancer risk?

Here's your chance to meet others who know what you're going through, to ask questions, learn or just listen in a safe and supportive environment. You are not alone. Join us and live your life empowered!

 

 

 


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