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Friend for Life Support Network

Friend for Life can help you navigate your cancer journey and gain a sense of direction. The Friend for Life Cancer Support Network is a team of cancer survivors - men and women - who provide one-on-one emotional support to anyone experiencing a diagnosis of cancer and to their loved ones.

If you or someone you know is diagnosed with cancer of any type, Friend for Life can match you with a volunteer who has experienced a similar diagnosis and course of treatment. Being able to talk with someone who's "been there," provides comfort and hope. Friend for Life volunteers are living proof that cancer is increasingly treatable and survivable.

Support is also extended to family and friends, who are deeply affected and are often at a loss as to what to say or do for their loved one. Always, our support is caring, confidential and cost-free.
To access the Friend for Life Cancer Support Network, call (502) 893-0643 or e-mail Outside the Louisville area, call toll-free at 1-866-FRIEND-4. You can also visit Friend for Life for more information.                 

The Friend for Life office is housed in Baptist Health's Cancer Resource Center, on the first floor of the Baptist Health Charles and Mimi Osborn Cancer Center, 4003 Kresge Way, Suite 100, Louisville, Kentucky 40207.