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July 23, 2018
 
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Pink Aid supports bilingual services at Adelphi Breast Cancer Program

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News from the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program
July 23, 2018
Contact: Lyn Dobrin, 516-997-8545

Pink Aid supports bilingual services at Adelphi Breast Cancer Program

Pink Aid, based on Long Island and Connecticut, presented a grant to the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program to assist their bilingual social workers to provide counseling, patient navigation and support services to underserved women.

Pink Aid’s mission is to help underserved local women survive breast cancer treatment with support and dignity, to provide screening to women in financial need and to empower breast cancer survivors to heal by helping and inspiring others. The Adelphi Breast Cancer Program established in 1980, offers emotional support and assistance to women and men coping with breast cancer.

For more information visit Pink Aid Long Island, at http://pinkaid.org. To reach the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program call 800-877-8077 or visit https://breast-cancer.adelphi.edu. You are not alone.


Photo: Mary Emlock (right), grant committee member of Pink Aid LI, presented a check to the staff at the Adelphi Breast Cancer Program. From left, Hillary Rutter, executive director; Lois Goetz, bilingual social worker; Reyna Machado, assistant director; and Angela Papalia, bilingual social worker.

 

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