Breast Cancer Resources

Online Resources

  • gqfoundation.org – Gina Quesenberry LC Valley, financial resources, dental care w/ treatment, transportation resources
  • komen.org – Susan G Komen foundation resources and information
  • cancercare.org – up to $100 assistance for transportation, home care, child care, and some medications. Must meet criteria – ca diagnosis, financial criteria, and be in active treatment, provide counseling support, up to 4 visits
  • Breastcancer.org – resources and information for and from breast cancer patients
  • Nationalbreastcancer.org – breast cancer resources and information, HOPEkit
  • cancer.org – ACS website resources and information, $70 coupon for wigs, assist with local hotel (only contracted hotel), patient navigation                 ACS Help Desk – located at SJRMC Cancer Center, hours vary, 208.750.7396
  • Livestrong.org – website with resources and information, patient navigation
  • Imermanangels.org – provides 1:1 support with an “angel” that has a similar history, background, diagnosis, etc.
  • cancer.netresources and information
  • nccn.orgNational Comprehensive Cancer Network: resources for medical providers
  • KnittedKnockers.orgknitted breast prosthetics for breast cancer survivors
  • tlcdirect.orgbreast cancer supplies: wigs, hats, scarves, bras, breast forms
  • lbbc.orgLiving Beyond Breast Cancer: resources and support services for women with breast cancer

Support Groups

  • Valley Breast Cancer Support Group – Tri State Hospital conference room, 1st Wednesday of every month from, 7pm-9pm. Contact Jackie McIver 208.553.3872
  • Valley Strong Cancer Support Group – Stanislaus Parish Hall, 2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month, 7pm-9pm. Contact Al Banta 208.746.3974
  • Breast Cancer Support Group – Pullman Regional Hospital conference room C &D, 3rd Wednesday of every month, 6pm-9pm. Contact Cathy Murphy 509.432.6238
  • Cancer Education Support Group – Gritman Medical Center 2nd floor board room, 2nd and last Tuesday of every month, 5:30-6:30pm. Contact 208.883.6231
  • Breast Cancer Support Group – The Habit Diner, Cottonwood, Id, 1st of the month, 9:00-11:30 am

Financial Resources

  • Gqfoundation.org – Gina Quesenberry LC Valley, financial resources, dental care w/ treatment, transportation resources
  • Light A Candle Lightacandle@gritman.org help with housekeeping, grocery assistance, massage therapy, gas cards, and more.
  • icarehelps.org – Clearwater county only, 208.476.5971/208.816.8531, $500 assistance
  • NW Cancer Foundation of Hope – nwhope@yahoo.com provides support to residents of Whitman and Latah Counties who have a cancer diagnosis
  • SJRMC Financial Assistance – annual income guidelines <$21858 – 100% coverage, $21859 - $31225, sliding scale

Local Resources

  • ACS Help Desk – located at SJRMC Cancer Center, 1200-1400 M-Th 208.750.7396
  • Women’s Health Check – ID Dept. of Health and Welfare – provides free breast and cervical cancer screenings and diagnostic testing to low-income, uninsured women.
  • Snake River Community Clinicassistance with medications
  • Senior Life – located at SJRMC Cancer Center, Melissa 208.799.6658
  • org – Clearwater county only, 208.476.5971/208.816.8531, $500 assistance
  • Medicare counselors – Deb Street 208.746.0137, Lori Holder 208.553.1603
  • org – Fly fishing retreat in northern Idaho for women with breast cancer
  • Light A Candle Lightacandle@gritman.org help with housekeeping, grocery assistance, massage therapy, gas cards, and more.
  • Free Wigs – Receive a free wig and fitting. Carrie Parot 509.758.3551, please call to set up an appointment.
  • Northwest Cancer Foundation of Hope- assists residents on the Palouse, more specifically Latah and Whitman County. Email: nwhope@yahoo.com to find out more

Breast Cancer Supplies

  • Cranial prosthesis HCPIC code A9282, dx code Z51.11
  • Most insurances cover breast prosthesis every 2 years, 3 bras every 6 months (MCR, Regence, Uniform, Premera); 2 bras every 6 months (MKD, Humana).
  • Wasem’s Home Medical – 758.2565, 800 6th St, Clarkston, Wa.
  • Owl Home Medical –743.7766, 720 16th Ave, Lewiston, Id.
  • org – breast cancer supplies: wigs, hats, scarves, bras, breast forms
  • Talk of the Town Salon –746-2852, 550 Thain Rd, Lewiston, Id. They sell wigs, but do not bill insurance. Private pay.
  • com – boutique in Spokane that offers breast cancer care/supplies/wigs/bras/prosthesis. 509.363.0100 fax 509.363.6500; 507 S. Sherman, Spokane, Wa; M – F 9-5, Sat by appt
  • Audrey’s Boutique – boutique in Spokane that offers breast cancer care/supplies. 509.324.8612; 3131 N. Division St, Spokane, Wa M – F 10-5:30, Sat 10 – 4
  • Knitted Knockers.org
  • Wigs & Things – 296 W. Sunset Ave Ste# 29, CDA, ID. 208.665.0002
    • “Cranial prosthetic” on script for insurance coverage of wigs

Transportation

  • MTM-inc.net503.1261, transportation contract with ID Medicaid. Contracts with providers or can reimburse .30 cents/mile. Reimbursement Trip Log – Member Portal, enter zip code, scroll down to Mileage Reimbursement Trip Log, print
  • Interlink – 751.9143, volunteers that assist with transportation for people over 60 y/o or any age with a disability.
  • Ride the Valley – ridethevalley.org for routes and fares
  • Coast Transportation – coacolfax.org/transportation 509.397.2935 or 509.397.4305, provides transportation in counties Latah, Nez Perce, Idaho, Lewis, and Clearwater, accepts Wa. Medicaid or private pay.
  • Transportation Solutions – 386.4983, provides private pay and Medicaid transportation. They have wheelchair accessible van.

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