To see the local grantees who receive Komen funding to provide breast health services, go here.
Education Materials / Lunch & Learns
If you ever need pink ribbons, shower self-awareness cards, brochures or other materials, you can call our office at 317.638.2873 to arrange for pick up or mailing. We also have staff and volunteers who can give breast health presentations at corporate wellness lunch n' learns, group events, churches, etc. - you can call to ask about that as well!
Komen National has a Spanish language website: www.soysusangkomen.org
Breast & Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP)
If you are a woman living in Indiana and have financial difficulty in getting the breast and cervical healthcare you need, the BCCP may be able to help you. See website for details and eligibility.
Komen Treatment Assistance Financial Aid Program
Eligible patients include those who have been diagnosed and are in active treatment for breast cancer and fall within 250 percent or less of the federal poverty limits. Qualified persons may use the one-time grant of $300 to cover expenses for lymphedema care and supplies, durable medical equipment, transportation costs associated with getting to and from treatment, prosthesis and wigs or childcare and/or eldercare necessitated by treatment. Call the breast care helpline at 1-877-GOKOMEN (1-877-465-6636).
BRCA Genetic Testing
Myriad's Financial Assistance Program helps uninsured patients that meet specific financial and medical criteria. See website for details.
Young Survivors' Support Network
Young Survivor Coalition has an Indianapolis Face to Face (F2F) Networking group. YSC has created a group on Meetup.com to help members stay connected and communicate about upcoming activities - it's easy to use and free to join.
Ribbon Salon in Broad Ripple sets aside appointments on Mondays to donate select services - including manicures, pedicures and massages - to women and men currently undergoing cancer treatment, as well as to their friend/guest/driver who attends the appointment with them. See Facebook page for details.
Becca Williams at Wild Horses Salon on W. 96th St. will either donate a trim + style a wig or head shave to any breast cancer patients going through treatment. You can call her at 317.250.0846 for more information.
Cleaning For A Reason offers professional house cleanings to help women undergoing cancer treatment. See website for details and eligibility.
Radiation Tattoo Removal Services
Indy Skin Renew offers free tattoo removal for breast cancer survivors who have the blue tattoo marks from radiation. See website for details and eligibility.
Komen Scholarship Program. For more info, go here.
Cancervive. For more info, go to their website.
The National Collegiate Cancer Foundation. For more info, go to their website.
FinAid.org. For more info, go to their website.
Scholarships.com also has resources available for cancer survivors - see website.
MAP OF INDIANA - WITH KOMEN AFFILIATE SERVICE AREAS