Breast Cancer Education and Support
The Cancer Center Program at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health and the Clark Comprehensive Breast Center have various partnerships with a network of community organizations to offer classes, support groups and other resources for cancer patients and their caregivers. These resources specifically help cancer patients and their families to overcome various obstacles and lessen the financial, legal and emotional burdens of cancer.
Patient Resource Center
The Clark Comprehensive Breast Center at University of Maryland Shore Regional Health has a Patient Resource Center, featuring Internet access and information on the latest research and clinical trials, enabling patients to make informed choices about available breast cancer treatments and support services.
For additional information about the Patient Resource Center or the services it provides, call 410-820-9400.
Look Good Feel Better
Look Good...Feel Better is a program offered by the National Cosmetology Association and the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association in conjunction with the American Cancer Society. The program teaches patients beauty techniques that help them cope with hair loss and skin changes during cancer treatment. The program is available on a monthly basis at the Cancer Center at UM Shore Regional Health, 509 Idlewild Avenue, Easton. For additional information, call 410-822-1000, ext. 5355.
Survivors Offering Support Program
The Survivors Offering Support (SOS) Program pairs women who have breast cancer with trained volunteer mentors who are breast cancer survivors. This important source of emotional support and resources can help make the breast cancer journey an easier one to navigate.
For additional information about mentor services available or information about becoming a mentor, call 410-822-1000, ext. 5866.
Pat Shortall Wig Room
The Pat Shortall Wig Room provides hats and other accessories to patients undergoing chemotherapy and/or radiation. Wigs are available free of charge. The Wig Room is located at the Cancer Center at UM Shore Regional Health, 509 Idlewild Avenue, Easton. To schedule an appointment, call 410-820-6800, ext. 5362.
More Information & Appointments
For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please call 410-820-9400.