Living with Advanced Breast Cancer

Young women living with advanced or metastatic breast cancer need specialized resources.  Through our Embrace program, you can find a community of like-minded women and individualized guidance from our staff. Join our Embrace program for a host of tailored resources and support.

Order Your Free Survivorship Kit

Learn more about survivorship, create your personalized survivorship care plan, and customize your free survivorship kit.  Each kit includes tailored resources that speak to your unique needs, a survivorship care plan with instructions on how to complete it with your medical team, your choice of fitness DVD, and healthy living cookbook.

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Speak With Our Support Staff

Speak one-on-one with our support staff by phone for support and guidance on how to address your unique issues and concerns as a young Jewish woman living with advanced breast cancer. 

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Speak With Our Genetic Counselor

Speak one-on-one with our certified genetic counselor about your family history, concerns about cancer risk, and the implications of genetic counseling for you and your family. 

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Learn How To Guide Your Children Through The Cancer Journey

Learn how to guide your children through the cancer journey with the Sharsheret Busy Box. Each Busy Box includes resource materials and a video to educate parents about the impact of breast cancer on children.  The Busy Box also features a starter kit of games and activities to occupy your children while you are at the doctor or resting after treatment.

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Find Support For Caregivers, Family, And Friends

Request free caregiver information packets that we can send to you or someone you know.  We also offer a phone line for adult family members and caregivers to connect with our staff who will guide them through diagnosis, treatment, and beyond.

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Learn How To Address The Cosmetic Side Effects Of Treatment

Learn how to address the cosmetic side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatments with our Best Face Forward Kit. The kit includes make-up products for all skin tones, easy-to-follow make-up application instructions, and tips for those facing hair loss. 

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Teleconferences And Seminars

Join our teleconferences and seminars online or by telephone and stay informed by experts in the cancer and Jewish communities.

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Read transcripts from past events »

Read expert tips shared with women living with advanced breast cancer »

Watch a panel of experts and survivors as they describe what it means to live with metastatic breast cancer as a young woman »

Listen to this podcast about how to manage stress ,maintain a sense of normalcy during times of transition, and ways to communicate your needs and boundaries to others »

Resource Booklets

Read Sharsheret’s Educational Resource Booklet Series, culturally-relevant publications for Jewish women, their families, and health care professionals.  Booklets in the series include:

Find Resources For Young Jewish Women Living With Advanced Breast Cancer