Breast Cancer Hotlines
Cancer Information Service 1-800-4-CANCER (TTY 1-800-332-8615)
A free service provided by the National Cancer Institute, the Cancer Information Service is a public hotline to interpret and explain cancer research findings in clear and understandable language. Call Monday through Friday 9 am to 5 pm ET to speak with a live person; recorded information about cancer is available 24 hours per day.
Cancer Society 1-800-ACS-2345
The American Cancer Society is a volunteer advocacy organization that works to eliminate cancer through prevention, lifesaving treatment, and research, education, and direct service. Their 24-hour hotline provides information on all types of cancer from trained ACS staff.
Breast Cancer Network of Strength 1-800-221-2141 (En Espanol
The Breast Cencer Network of Strength's YourShoes Support Center is a 24/7 hotline staffed exclusively by breast cancer survivors. These peer counselors match the caller with another survivor who has gone through a similar experience, and also provides matches for family and friends of those fighting breast cancer.
Susan G. Komen
The Komen Foundation operates a breast care helpline provides free, professional support services to anyone with breast health or breast cancer questions or concerns.