These are just some of the programs and services offered by The ECHO Cancer Foundation:
ONE to ONE MENTOR PROGRAM – This unique program
offers the cancer patient support and information from
someone who has “been there”. Trained Mentors are
available to listen and talk to you regarding any questions
or concerns that you may have. This program is
free of charge and is available to any cancer patients,
regardless of where the patient is receiving treatment.
LUNCH – If you have not brought lunch for yourself, we
can arrange delivery of a boxed lunch from a local café at
the cost of $5 per lunch. Please let the Beacon of Hope
Volunteer know that you will need lunch when you arrive.
COFFEE, TEA & GOODIES – Complementary coffee
and tea is available for you and your guests while you’re
in the waiting area and chemotherapy suite.
WIGS, PROSTHESES & APPAREL – The Foundation
Office has a generous supply of gently used and lovingly
refurbished wigs for anyone who needs one. Resource
and information about post-surgery, Lymphedema and
chemotherapy products are also available.
LYMPHEDEMA SUPPORT – Personalized help to
understand risk factors, prevention strategies and
coping with Lymphedema.
TRANSPORTATION – We can help arrange transportation
to and from chemotherapy or doctors appointments.
We ask for a minimum of 24 hours notice to help with
RESOURCE CENTER – We have a large collection of
books to borrow that may help you cope and better understand
your disease. We also have several laptops that may
be used while receiving treatment here in the office.
Please remember that we are here to help you find
your way through your cancer diagnosis and
treatment. Contact the Foundation to learn more.
Laura Stevenson-Flom, Executive Director
330 Washington Street, Suite 220
Norwich, CT 06360
860-886-8362 ext. 289
What is the Purpose of the ECHO Cancer Foundation?
The ECHO Cancer Foundation is a unique non-profit
organization that is dedicated to providing
supportive services, guidance and education to
cancer patients and their caregivers.
It is our goal to address each patient’s individual
needs so that no one lacks care or comfort while
living with cancer.