Offering preventive care,
such as bringing Dana Farber's
mobile Mammography Van,
operated by the
Dana-Faber Cancer Institute,
to Natick annually.
The financial and emotional strain on a family can be devastating throughout the treatment and recovery phases of cancer. The Embrace A Family program is a means for families to access a local lifeline for support so they don't have to battle cancer alone..
The goal of this organization is to support families in our community who are enduring overwhelming hardships due to a cancer diagnosis by:
Sharing support and resource information
such as nutrition, web links, and
local support groups run by licensed
Providing non-medical support
such as transportation, groceries,
child care, utility bill assistance, and
other expenses that can ease
the strain on a family.