Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization
135 S. LaSalle St.
Ste. 2000
Chicago,, IL 60603
Phone: 24/7 hotlines: (800) 221-2141 (150+ languages; Spanish (800) 986-9505
Fax: (312) 294-8597
Hours: Business office hours M-F, 9-5; and 24/7 Hotlines
Contact: Busines Office Reception (312) 986-8338
Meetings: See our web site
Cost: None
Wheelchair Access: yes
Publications: Quarterly newsletters in English and Spanish; Brochures available in English, Spanish, Korean, Russian, Vietnamese and E-mail: yourshoes@y-me.org
URL: http://www.y-me.org 

Updated: 10/5/2011

Description: Y-ME is the only place in the world a breast cancer patient-- from the day of diagnosis throughout the course of their disease -- can call 24/7 and speak to a peer, a breast cancer survivor who understands the physical and emotional challenges breast cancer patients face. For over 30 years, Y-ME has had a single mission: to assure, through imformation, empowerment and peer support, that no one faces breast cancer alone. Our peer counselors are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year in more than 150 languages through our toll-free hotline. You can talk to a peer counselor right now 1-800-221-2141. Or visit our website at www.y-me.org Our Breast Cancer Support Center is in service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with interpreters in 150 languages when you call the English or Spanish Hot Line. Peer counseling for anyone interested in or diagnosed with breast cancer. The Breast Camcer Network of Strength provides support, information and education to anyone touched by breast cancer. Support and information are available around the clock at our Your Shoes support center. For English, call 1-800-221-2141; For Spanish, call 1-800-986-9505. The Center is staffed entirely by breast cancer survivors who are trained peer counselors. Additional support is available at our website at http://www.networkofstrength.org Web site is available in English, Spanish, Russian, Vietnamese, Korean, Chinese and Tagalog.