Supporting the Body and the Mind

Support Services

Oftentimes, basic needs like transportation or lack of childcare stand in the way of a breast cancer patient getting the care she needs. Since 2000, the AVONCares Program at CancerCare has provided more than 85,000 women and men with financial assistance, counseling and referrals to access care. We also fund organizations that provide palliative/integrative care to help heal the body so patients can experience a better quality of life and continue treatment.


    Avon’s Breast Health Outreach Program: Providing Support to Community-Based Breast Cancer Programs Across the Country - Since 2000, Avon’s Breast Health Outreach Program (BHOP) has supported more than 250 community-based, non-profit breast health programs across the U.S. These agencies have made a significant impact on the lives of hundreds of thousands of women in need of breast cancer screening services. We sat down with Kathryn Gates-Ferris, AVON BHOP Project Director and […]