Super Support for Lesbian Breast Cancer Survey

TORRISI- IRB Application Update- flyer number 2-page-001You may have seen this flyer floating around. And if you have, go take the survey! Seriously. Stop reading. Click this. And take the survey!

Now that you’ve taken the survey, I would like to thank the following people and organizations that have supported the advertising of this study.

First and foremost: has graciously provided each and every participant who completes the study with a $20 Coupon Voucher! (see why you should go take the survey?)

AARP Maine

– Barnard College Club of Long Island

Bisexual Resource Center– their feedback will help better inform the language of the articles published from this study.

Breast Cancer Awareness- Positive Promotions– Looking for some breast cancer awareness swag? Head on over to Positive Promotions!


Cancer Fight Club– Aside from the super rad name, Cancer Fight Club supports young adults (mostly in Canada, but in the US as well) kick ass!

The DC Center for the LGBT Commnunity 

DC Coalition of Black Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Men and Women

– Debbie Bazarsky

– Donna Oriowo

Golden Threads

Hartford Gay and Lesbian Health Collective

– Heather Marcelle

– HSED Dissertation Group


Jane Fleishman 

Jennifer Toadvine

Lacuna Loft is a non-profit dedicated to encouraging, empowering, and connecting young adults with cancer and chronic illness in order to help them overcome their circumstances and thrive!

Lesbian and Queer Women’s Book and Film Club of Philadelphia

The Lesbian Cancer Initiative at The Center in NYC which provides a range of programs, services and counseling to help our LBGT communities protect and preserve their health. Want to quit smoking? Have questions about insurance enrollment? From wellness and mental health support to coping with substance use or living with HIV and AIDS, The Center is here to help.

LGBT Committee of the NASW NYC

LGBT HealthLink

LGBTQ Research and Researchers in Higher Education and Student Affairs

Lisa Meyers

Living Beyond Breast Cancer

Living In The Light – Wellness Group

– Maria Aghazarian-Kyriakopoulos

Maria Brown

– Mary Ray Bloodsworth

Melanie Davis

Memphis Gay and Lesbian Community Center

Metro New York District Unitarian Universalist Young Adults

Mombian, is a lifestyle site for lesbian moms and other LGBTQ parents, offering a mix of parenting, politics, diversions, and resources for all our varied roles. Mombian provides news about LGBTQ families, parenting tips, reviews of books and media for parents and children, and political and legal news and commentary from the perspective of a lesbian mom.

gold-star-graphicThe National LGBT Cancer Network, a tireless advocate network for improving LGBT health, was among the first organizations to support this survey! Liz Margolies has made it her life’s mission to expose the deep-rooted socio-political structures that heavily negatively impact LGBT health and to increase the medical and political competency around LGBTs and Cancer.

– New Haven Price Center in CT

Oncofertility Consortium addresses the complex health care and quality-of-life issues that concern young cancer patients whose fertility may be threatened by their disease or its treatment. You can call them at 866-708-FERT to connect with a Patient Navigator.

Outlinc– making Lincoln, NE, a better place to live, work and play for LGBT folks and our allies!

Out With Cancer


Plainview-Old Bethpage Chamber of Commerce

Rachel Klechevsky

The Sam Fund provides relief and support to young adult cancer survivors who are struggling financially. Through direct financial assistance and free online support and education, The Sam Fund helps young adults survive and move forward with their lives after cancer!

Sexuality and Aging Consortium

Sexuality Professionals of Philadelphia

– Shanna Dusablon-Drone

Sharsheret–  a national not-for-profit organization supporting young women and their families, of all Jewish backgrounds, facing breast cancer.

– Shelby Boyl

Stupid Cancer

Sy’s Fund

The Annie Appleseed Project

The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center in New York, NY

The SSSS Student and Early Professionals Group!

Treatmint Box

– UUCSR Hoodlums

Victoria Panna

Well-Woman Alums

Widener CHSS Program

Widener/Penn Human Sexuality Alumni Association

Women’s Cancer Resource Center

Young Adult Cancer Connection

– Young Adult Cancer Survivors of Smith Center

Young Survival Coalition