National Resources

National Breast Cancer Coalition
After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Breast Cancer Action
National Breast Cancer Foundation
Dr. Susan Love's Foundation
Sisters Network
Greater Nashville Affiliate of The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation
The Young Survival Coalition : An organization dedicated to reaching young women diagnosed with breast cancer.

TBCC Emergency Access Fund

In 2002, TBCC established the Emergency Access Fund to provide financial assistance to individuals in financial need due to inability to work and/or mounting medical expenses incurred while undergoing treatment of breast cancer. This fund provides assistance with mortgage and rent payments, utilities, insurance premiums, and medical necessities related to breast cancer treatment. Recipients must be residents of Tennessee and currently undergoing breast cancer treatments. For more information about qualifications and how to receive assistance from this fund please call 615-377-8777.

Local Tennessee Resources

Bradley County Maury County
Bedford County Montgomery County
Blount County Putnam County
Carter County Rea County
Coffee County Rutherford County
Davidson County Shelby County
Dickson County Sullivan County
Greene County Washington County
Hamilton County Williamson County
Knox County Wilson County
Lincoln County  

Bradley County
Christ Offering Peace and Encouragement
Colene Mercer
Phone: 423-584-2428

Bedford County

Multi County Cancer Support Network
Estill Springs Nazarene Church
Highway 41-A and 105 Flower Lane Drive
Estill Springs, TN 37330
Phone: 931-649-3867

Blount County
Blount Memorial Hospital

907 East Lamar Alexander Parkway
Maryville, TN 37804
Patient Support Services
Phone: 865-980-5025

Blount Memorial Breast Health Center
Phone: 865-977-5590

Carter County
Breast Cancer Support Group

Sycamore Shoals Hospital
150 W. Elk Ave
Elizabethton, TN
Phone: 423-542-1326

Coffee County
Harton Regional Medical Center

Phone: 931-454-0091

Manchester/Estill Springs Multi County Cancer Support Network
(Serves Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, Lincoln, Marion, Moore and Warren Counties)
Estill Springs Nazarene Church
Highway 41-A and 105 Flower Lane Drive
Estill Springs, TN 37330
Phone: 931-649-3867

Davidson County
ABC: After Breast Cancer Program

Maryland Farms YMCA
5101 Maryland Way, Brentwood, TN 37027
Phone: 615-373-2900
Do not have to be a member of the YMCA to participate in this program

American Cancer Society
2008 Charlotte Avenue
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: 615-327-0991

Camp Bluebird
Sponsored by Saint Thomas Hospital
Held twice a year

Gilda’s Club of Nashville
1707 Division Street
Nashville, TN 37203
Phone: 615-329-1124
*Gilda’s Club offers a large variety of cancer support groups, grief support groups, cooking/nutrition classes, and yoga/exercise classes.*

Saint Thomas Health Services
SOS Program: Support of Survivors
Baptist Hospital Comprehensive Breast Care Center
Saint Thomas Center for Breast Health

Dickson County
Peggy’s Cancer Support Group

Serving Dickson, Humphreys and Hickman County
Tri-Star Bank on College Street
Dickson, TN
Phone: 615-441-1325 (Vicki Crosby)

Greene County
Breast Cancer Support Group

Takoma Hospital
401 Takoma Ave.
Greeneville, TN
Phone: 423-638-8675 or 423-639-1949

General Cancer Support
Laughlin Memorial Hospital

1420 Tusculum Blvd.
Greenville, TN
Phone: 423-787-5026

Hamilton County
Breast Cancer Support Services
Emergency Funds, Support and Therapy Groups
1400 McCallie Avenue; Suite 110
Chattanooga, TN 37404-2927
(O) 423-629-2445 (F) 423-629-1733

Knox County
The Cancer Support Community of East Tennessee

702 Lindsey Place
Knoxville, TN 37919
Phone: 865-546-4661

Lincoln County
Lincoln Medical Center

106 Medical Center Blvd.
Fayetteville, TN 37334
Phone: 931-433-8272 (Marjorie Redden)

Maury County
Maury Regional Women’s Center

Phone: 931-381-1111 Ext. 4166
Phone: 931-540-4166 (Dana Salters)

Montgomery County
Breast Cancer Support

Phone: 931-232-6668

Putnam County
American Cancer Society (ACS)

753A Humble Drive
Cookeville, TN 38501
Phone: 931-520-7757
Toll Free 24 Hours Phone: 1-800-ACS-2345

Cookeville Regional Medical Center
142 West Fifth Street
Cookeville, TN 38501
Phone: 931-528-2541 or ACS 931-520-7757

Rea County
Bosom buddies Support Group

Phone: 423-570-0221

Rutherford County
Middle Tennessee Medical Center (MTMC)

SOS Program (Support of Survivors)
MTMC Center for Breast Health
Phone 615-396-5600

Rutherford County
ABC Program: After Breast Cancer

205 N. Thompson Lane
Murfreesboro, TN 37129
Phone: 615-895-5995

Shelby County
Bosom Buddies

7710 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38138
Phone: 901-202-7639

Carin’ and Sharin’ Education and Support Group
Mt. Olive CME Church
538 Linden Ave
Memphis, TN 38126
Phone: 901-484-9624

Flying Colors
8000 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38138
Phone: 901-682-3916

S.T.A.R.S (Surviving, Thriving, African-Americans Rallying Support)
Delta Medical Center
3000 Getwell Road
Memphis, TN 38118
Phone: 901-683-4497

WHOW (Women Helping Other Women)
Baptist Women’s Health Center
6215 Humphrey’s Blvd. Suite 100
Memphis, TN 38120
Phone: 901-227-9694

Women With Wings
100 N. Humphrey’s Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38120
Phone: 901-683-0055 Ext. 1159

Women With Wings
1588 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38104
Phone: 901-683-0055 Ext. 1159

Sullivan County
Breast Cancer Support Group

Holston Valley Medical Center – Wilcox Hall
Kingsport, TN
Phone: 423-224-5592

Breast Cancer Support Group
Euclid Avenue Baptist Church
Euclid Avenue, Bristol VA
6:30-8:00 pm, every third Tuesday of the month
For more information call Peggy @276-669-6030
or Ann @ 423-968-3547

Washington County
Breast Cancer Support Group

Health Resources Center at the Mall
2011 North Roan Street
Johnson City, TN
Phone: 423-915-5200

Williamson County
Williamson Medical Center

Breast Health Center

YMCA at Cool Springs
ABC Program: After Breast Cancer
121 Seaboard Lane
Franklin, TN 37067
Phone: 615-661-4200

Wilson County
Breast Cancer Support Group

Maple Hill Church of Christ
102 Maple Hill Road
Lebanon, TN 37087
Phone: 615-444-6106

Support and Education
Pharma Care
For more information call




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3939 Old Hickory Blvd
Old Hickory, TN 37138-2242
(615) 377- 8777

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