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Lotsa Helping Hands Seemlessly Helps Manage Logisitics

Have you ever heard the saying “It takes a village to…?”  In a nutshell, it means that it takes lots of people to do something… Alan and I were fortunate enough to have incredible family and friends who worked together to help get us through what was most definitely the...


The Little Things Make the Biggest Difference

  The Little Things For Cancer (aka The Little Things) has one mission… to improve the quality of life for cancer patients and their caregivers.  The “little things” they help with are actually “big things” to people dealing with cancer. They will help out in any way they can… meeting whatever...


FREE Career Advice for Cancer Patients & Survivors

Check out this AMAZING free resource dedicated to helping cancer patients & survivors thrive in the workplace & earn a living called Cancer and Careers. Cancer and Careers offers FREE expert career advice from professional career coaches, interactive job search tools, support groups & seminars for employees with cancer. Check out their...


Organizing A Medication Schedule

After Alan had brain surgery, his medication schedule was extremely complex, and that’s putting it mildly.  Some of the pills were herbal supplements, but others were chemo in a pill and anti-seizure medicine. What if I forgot to give him one of those? OY!!!  And candidly, at this point in...


FREE Career Advice for Cancer Patients & Survivors

Check out this AMAZING free resource dedicated to helping cancer patients & survivors thrive in the workplace & earn a living called Cancer and Careers. Cancer and Careers offers FREE expert career advice from professional career coaches, interactive job search tools, support groups & seminars for employees with cancer. Check out their...


Resources for Young Adults with Cancer

There’s a whole slew of organizations that were specifically created to help adolescents and young adults with cancer (both cancer fighters and survivors).  Young adults are between the ages of 15-39.  Some organizations help young people cope or connect with peers who are going through the same things. Others address topics...


FREE Legal Services for Cancer Patients

Yet another amazing free service to help cancer patients that I had no idea existed… this one is a huge financial savings…The Cancer Legal Resource Center (CLRC) is a national program that provides FREE legal information on cancer-related legal issues to cancer survivors, caregivers, health care professionals, employers and others coping with cancer....


FREE Housecleaning for ANY Cancer Patient (in NJ)

I just found yet another FREE service for cancer patients…  This one is a house cleaning service for ANY cancer patient… whether the patient is a man or a woman or a family that has a child with cancer. Their name is ComforTree (formerly called CanswerLink). They provide FREE monthly non-toxic house cleaning to...


FREE Housecleaning for Female Cancer Patients

I remember seeing flyers in our Oncologist’s office promoting FREE house cleaning for female patients with cancer.  I didn’t give it much thought at the time because Alan was obviously not a woman. (For the record though, Alan was much better at cleaning than me. He would laugh hysterically at the way I swept...


FREE Tax Services for Cancer Patients

  What’s the first thing that comes to mind when someone says “April 15”? Yes, you got it, TAXES. OMG they are due in less an a month! I just found yet another free service for cancer patients.  Love & Cancer has created program called “One Less Thing Tax Promotion”. To help...




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