At NothingPink we want to serve our community in any way that serves our mission.
If you are looking for other services to assist, please see the following local organizations.
Start here! Find a local Genetic Counselor:
National Database for Genetic Counselors: They provide critical information prior to testing such as getting your life insurance in line before testing. Having a BRCA + result is considered a preexisting condition in most cases.
Levine Integrative Oncology: There’s one common thread in all people facing cancer: the need for a good support system. Levine Cancer Institute’s Department of Supportive Oncology offers clinics and programs to support you, your family and your caregivers throughout your cancer journey. Our goal is to decrease symptoms, improve health, facilitate recovery and nurture well-being.
Teal Diva – The mission of Teal Diva is to celebrate victories, honor memories, empower women, educate the community and fund diagnostic research for ovarian and other gynecologic cancers.
Carolinas Breast Friends – The mission of Carolina Breast Friends is to embrace the breast cancer community in a positive environment. We provide resources and education through fellowship and mentoring during any stage of the journey.
Pretty In Pink Foundation – Pretty In Pink Foundation’s mission is to provide uninsured and under-insured breast cancer patients in North Carolina with financial assistance for quality, life-saving medical treatment.
American Cancer Society – The American Cancer Society National Cancer Information Center offers help as you’re dealing with cancer by connecting you to our caring, trained staff to answer questions about a diagnosis, identify resources, or provide a listening ear and guidance. We offer health insurance assistance, American Cancer Society programs, and referrals to other services. Call us at 1-800-227-2345 or visit cancer.org to live chat with us. We can assist in English, Spanish, and more than 200 other languages via a translation service.
Angel in Disguise Inc – Provides complimentary transportation for cancer patients to appointments, medicine pick-up and light errands. Call 980-999-1243.
Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center – The Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center is a community cancer support program for individuals diagnosed with cancer, their families and friends.
Care Ring– Care Ring has been providing healthcare to Mecklenburg County’s low-income and uninsured residents for 60 years. Care Ring is located at 601 E. 5 th Street, Suite 140, Charlotte NC 28202
Catherine Fund Grant Program
Provides financial aid grants for basic needs while patients are in active treatment for breast cancer
Charlotte Radiology – 15 convenient locations, in addition to mobile mammography, serving Mecklenburg and surrounding counties. Call 704-367-2232. Provides sub specialized screening mammography and diagnostic breast cancer detection services.
Cleaning for a Reason
*Apply online; local partner cleaning services provide free house cleaning to women ages 19+ undergoing any cancer treatment
Compression Works, Inc.
*Provide breast prostheses, trained fitters, bras, swimwear, hats, turbans, wigs; wig stylist by appointment, other chemotherapy/radiation products, lymphedema sleeves, gloves, compression garments, pumps and bandaging supplies
Go Jen Go Foundation *Provides financial support for household bills (rent, utilities, groceries, etc) for those fighting breast cancer in the Greater Charlotte area.
*Basic eligibility requirements include being diagnosed with breast cancer and in active treatment. *See website to apply online.
Good Days-Provide financial support to cover co-pays and some assistance for health insurance premiums and treatment-related travel expenses. Also provide emotional support over the phone through patient care navigators.