Generous grant support in the amount of $199,012.28 from Susan G. Komen for the
Cure Southwest Florida allows Lee Memorial Health System’s Regional Cancer
Center to sponsor the successful Breast CARE (Cancer Assistance Resource
Thanks to the generosity of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southwest Florida,
eligible under/uninsured, low income Lee, Collier and Hendry county residents
with breast cancer may receive lifesaving services such diagnostic and staging
procedures, treatment, genetic screening, stipends, psychosocial support,
education and navigation.
Services are provided by a trained Breast Health Navigator who supports patients
through all steps of diagnosis and treatment. The program is unique in Southwest
For more information about the Breast CARE Program and information on accessing
services, please contact Dara Leichter, Breast Health Navigator via e-mail at
or by calling 239-343-9543.
To learn more about the good works of Susan G. Komen for the Cure Southwest
Florida, please go to
www.komenswfl.org/ for more information.