It is estimated that 1 in 8 U.S women will receive a breast cancer diagnosis in their lifetime*. 1 in 1000 men will receive a breast cancer diagnosis in their lifetime**, too. No one can understand what a diagnosis feels like unless you’re one of the 3.5 million U.S breast cancer survivors*. Breast cancer patients cannot endure their fight alone.
Caliber Home Loans, Inc. understands that breast cancer is more than just raising awareness – October should be about acknowledging the struggles breast cancer patients must weather; struggles that are painful, internally and outside, financial hardships, and facing a monster head on.
Beyond family and friends, there are hundreds of non-profits and organizations that provide preventive and educational resources, emotional and mental support as well as financial assistance for breast cancer patients unable to pay bills while undergoing treatment.
There are many ways to help support and spread breast cancer awareness. Research local non-profits and organizations that directly assist breast cancer patients and survivors. Here is a great site to get started looking in your local area: https://greatnonprofits.org/categories/view/breast-cancer.
No one should ever have to face this alone. #breastcancerawarenessmonth