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When facing cancer, it makes a world of difference to connect with someone who shares your experience as well as your values and culture.
You might wonder what comes next for you and your loved one. We can help you navigate your concerns about fertility, intimacy, and facing cancer together.
A cancer diagnosis affects the entire family. We offer help for partners, children, parents, and friends.
One in 40 Ashkenazi Jews carries a BRCA gene mutation, nearly 10 times the rate of the general population. Working with health care professionals, we help you develop local cancer programs.
Breast cancer is not a Jewish woman's issue. It's a Jewish community issue.
Join Sharsheret, the JCC in Manhattan, the Comprehensive Breast Center at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospitals, the Institute for the Advancement of Complementary Therapies (IACT), Young Survival Coalition, and SHARE for a Spa Day for Women Living With Breast And Ovarian Cancers. This free event
What’s Jewish About Breast Cancer and Ovarian Cancer? Hear from Sharsheret’s Clinical Supervisor Shera Dubitsky, MEd, MA, as she educates Jewish Family Service staff about the unique issues that impact young Jewish women facing breast cancer and ovarian cancer, how the staff can help, and how
Team Sharsheret is an official charity partner of the 2013 Aquaphor NYC Triathlon on Sunday, July 14, 2013. Our individual and relay team athletes will swim in the Hudson River, bike along Manhattan’s West Side Highway, and run through Central Park to the finish line. Individual and relay slots
Apply by June 30th to become a Sharsheret Supports Partner of Excellence and expand or create new culturally-relevant breast cancer and ovarian
Join thousands of other young adults across the country who are leading and participating in meaningful Sharsheret
Share your experience with those newly diagnosed or facing the risk of breast cancer or ovarian cancer by becoming a Sharsheret “Link”, a peer supporter. Whether you are a recent survivor or a survivor of many years, or have a strong family history of cancer, enjoy the rewarding experience of
"Sharsheret has been the missing link for me, a Jewish woman with breast cancer in the heart of the Midwest. Thank you Sharsheret for your great work, and thank you to all my ‘links’."
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