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Navigating the medical system when facing cancer can be a daunting task for patients, survivors, and their family members. To support you in this challenging task, we have assembled resources in an easy-to-use online tool.

Our resource directory is continually updated to provide the most current information available. If you find an error, or are aware of a resource not listed, please email us. *Please note, inclusion of a resource in the directory is not an endorsement of that resource or service. 


 

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1930 Village Center Circle, Ste. 3-531
Las Vegas
NV
89134
(702) 475-5527

The Smiles for Survivors™ Foundation selects qualified breast cancer patients and survivors to undergo necessary preventative and restorative dental procedures.

The Smiles for Survivors™ Foundation selects qualified breast cancer patients and survivors to undergo necessary preventative and restorative dental procedures. The non-profit organization offers services in Las Vegas and Reno. If you are a breast cancer patient or know someone who may be in need of dental treatment visit the foundation's website for details on how to apply.

Cancer Screening, Prevention, Support Programs & Services, Survivorship During & After Treatment, Cancer Treatment, Children/Adolescents
657 Town Center Dr.
Las Vegas
NV
89144
(702) 233-7000

Summerlin Hospital is a full service medical center with 454 beds with private rooms and adjacent medical offices.

Summerlin Hospital is a full service medical center with 454 beds with private rooms and adjacent medical offices. Services include: The Breast Care Center - featuring digital mammography with MammoPad cushioning, breast ultrasound, stereotactic biopsy and bone density screening. The Breast Care Center is a certified Pink Ribbon Facility. Children's Medical Center with Children's Oncology Group (COG) membership and medical team including child-life specialists for pediatric patients. Gastroenterology and Endoscopy Center - offering colonoscopy and other colon cancer screening services.

Support groups include:

  • Breast Cancer Support Group, second Tuesday of the month, 6 - 7 p.m. in the Breast Care Center
  • Bladder Cancer Support Group, fourth Wednesday of the month, 6 - 7:30 p.m. in Conference Room 1A
Cancer Treatment, Cancer Screening, Children/Adolescents, Clinical Trials, Support Programs & Services, Genetic Counseling
3186 S. Maryland Pkwy.
Las Vegas
NV
89109
(702) 961-5000

Sunrise Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital are committed to providing a healthier environment for members of the Las Vegas community, employees, physicians, patients, families and visitors.

Sunrise Hospital and Sunrise Children’s Hospital are committed to providing a healthier environment for members of the Las Vegas community, employees, physicians, patients, families and visitors. Please note that Sunrise and Sunrise Children’s is a tobacco-free campus. This includes all tobacco products - inside and outside of the facility. The Cancer Care program at Sunrise is accredited by the American College of Surgeons’ Commission on Cancer and is recognized by the Commission on Cancer as a Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program (the only such program in Las Vegas). Services include a cancer resource center, The Breast Center, oncology nutrition classes, children's cancer care, and support groups. The Breast Center offers multiple options for screening including those for women with dense breast tissue, diagnostics, and additional screenings including genetic counseling for high risk breast cancer patients. Support Groups include: Look Good…Feel Better, in partnership with the American Cancer Society Young Survivor Support Group, for breast cancer survivors 40 and younger

Survivorship During & After Treatment, Education, Other
1350 Freeport Blvd., Ste. 101
Sparks
NV
89145
(775) 355-7311

The Susan G. Komen For The Cure® (SGK) was founded in 1982 on a promise made between two sisters – Susan Komen and Nancy Goodman Brinker.

The Susan G. Komen For The Cure® (SGK) was founded in 1982 on a promise made between two sisters – Susan Komen and Nancy Goodman Brinker. Almost 30 years later, SGK is a global leader in the fight against breast cancer through its support of innovative research and community based outreach programs. As the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, SGK is working to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures.

Education, Other, Survivorship During & After Treatment
1091 S. Cimarron Rd., Suite A4
Las Vegas
NV
89145
(702) 822-2324

The Susan G. Komen For The Cure® (SGK) was founded in 1982 on a promise made between two sisters – Susan Komen and Nancy Goodman Brinker.

The Susan G. Komen For The Cure® (SGK) was founded in 1982 on a promise made between two sisters – Susan Komen and Nancy Goodman Brinker. Almost 30 years later, SGK is a global leader in the fight against breast cancer through its support of innovative research and community based outreach programs. As the world’s largest grassroots network of breast cancer survivors and activists, SGK is working to save lives, empower people, ensure quality care for all and energize science to find the cures. Newly-diagnosed patients, or those with a recurrence of breast cancer, can receive a Komen Cares bag with educational and inspirational materials, a resource guide, tools for reducing stress, and other survivor gifts.

Financial Assistance, Cancer Screening, Spanish
1550 W. Craig Rd. #250
Las Vegas
NV
89052
(702) 492-8557

The Engelstad Foundation R.E.D. Rose Program provides uninsured and underinsured women and men with breast health screenings, resource referrals, and treatment services.

The Engelstad Foundation R.E.D. Rose Program provides uninsured and underinsured women and men with breast health screenings, resource referrals, and treatment services. The goal is early identification and treatment of breast cancer. Financial assistance is available to individuals diagnosed with breast cancer and undergoing treatment. Because the breast cancer survival rate for both women and men is directly related to how early treatment is sought, the program addresses the need for quality breast screenings, diagnostic services, and financial assistance. If you or someone you know is under the age of 49, lack adequate health coverage or the financial means to obtain them call our bilingual navigators for more information on how to apply and qualify for free breast health screenings. Se habla español.

Questions? Email RedRose@DignityHealth.org 

Exercise & Nutrition, Free/Low-Cost Services, Other

Reno's local cancer support group, Pinocchio's Moms on the Run sponsors these FREE weekly yoga classes.

Reno's local cancer support group, Pinocchio's Moms on the Run sponsors these FREE weekly yoga classes. They are led by a breast cancer survivor and designed to help you regain your strength and create presence of mind. 

All are welcome to these free yoga classes. If you are currently under treatment, please get permission from your physcian. If you have any questions, or would like to sign up for the class please call the instructor, Susan Hoog at (775) 772-3892.

The classes are held on Sundays from 5:00-6:15pm at Midtown Community Yoga, 600A South Virginia St., Reno, NV, 89501. Their phone numbber is (775) 870-9905. You can find a schedule of their offered yoga classes at, https://www.midtowncommunity.yoga/schedule

Cancer Screening, Spanish, Free/Low-Cost Services
4770 Harrison Drive
Las Vegas
NV
89121
(702) 967-0530

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN) is a non-profit health organization providing medical care and support at no cost to the uninsured and underserved residents of Clark County.

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada (VMSN) is a non-profit health organization providing medical care and support at no cost to the uninsured and underserved residents of Clark County. The clinic provides preventive and wellness health care as well as treatment of acute and chronic illness. Services include colorectal, breast and cervical cancer screenings, medication assistance, diagnostic testing, and health education and classes.

Ruffin Family Clinic:

  • 1240 N. Martin Luther King Blvd., Las Vegas, NV 89106
  • Phone: (702) 967-0530

Paradise Park Clinic:

  • 4770 Harrison Dr., Las Vegas, NV 89121
Cancer Screening, Free/Low-Cost Services
297 Nevada Northern Railway, Ste. 5
Ely
NV
89301
(775) 293-6558

Each of Nevada's Community Health Nursing clinics offers a variety of services including nursing services to residents of all ages and incomes.  The community health nurses provide services in 13 l

Each of Nevada's Community Health Nursing clinics offers a variety of services including nursing services to residents of all ages and incomes.  The community health nurses provide services in 13 locations throughout the state.  Each clinic provides services at a low cost or using a sliding scale dependent upon income.  Services are not denied due to inability to pay.  The clinics also accept private insurance, Medicaid and Medicare. Services include cancer screening for breast, cervical, colorectal and testicular cancers, immunizations including for the HPV vaccine, as well as counseling and education on a variety of health topics.

Clinical Trials, Cancer Treatment
3131 La Canada St., Ste. 241
Las Vegas
NV
89169
(702) 693-6870

The Women's Cancer Center is a recognized leader in the fight against gynecological cancers including ovarian, breast and uterine cancer.

The Women's Cancer Center is a recognized leader in the fight against gynecological cancers including ovarian, breast and uterine cancer. As a full member in the Gynecologic Oncology Group, the center offers both standard approaches and clinical trials for those who qualify. Surgeons are experienced and knowledgeable in the use of laporascopic techniques for treating women with gynecological cancer, one of only a handful of major institutions in the country who study this approach. The center participates in research and clinical trials for gynecological cancers.

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