Cancer Resources: New Jersey Based Resources

Emmanuel Cancer Foundation

The Emmanuel Cancer Foundation serves New Jersey’s children with cancer and their families by providing emotional, material and emergency financial support. ECF kids and their families receive an in-home visit from professional caseworkers to assess their needs.

Jason’s Dreams For Kids

Jason’s Dreams for Kids is a non-profit organization dedicated to granting wishes to catastrophically and terminally ill children.  Our mission is to spread joy to these children and their families.

Lin’s Linens, Inc

Works with women of all ages who have been diagnosed with cancer to identify a space within their home to be used as a healing sanctuary. With the donated services of an interior designer and her team, LL’s will create that space at no cost to the participant where the body can go and the … Continue reading Lin’s Linens, Inc

Make-A-Wish Foundation

Each day Make-A-Wish® New Jersey grants the wish of a child diagnosed with a life-threatening medical condition in the Garden State. MAWF believes that a wish experience can be a game-changer. MAWF serves a unique and vital role in helping strengthen and empower children battling life-threatening medical conditions.

MamaMare Breast Cancer Foundation

At the Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson Medical Center, MMBCF upgraded TVs in infusion room, created ‘respite’ room for wigs etc and donated computer tablets for patient and family use. Provides post-surgery assistance with house-cleaning, meals, child care, financial support for long-term hospital care, lodging for family members and dream vacations for Stage 4 breast cancer patients. The Survivors Thrive Grant ProgramTM was created to provide financial assistance to breast cancer survivors post-treatment.

Mary’s Place By The Sea

Guests find solace in many types of treatments like ontological massage therapy, spa and salon treatments, nutritional meals, yoga, touch therapy, journal writing, group workshops or individual counseling, prevention lectures, support groups or just a place to find some peace. Provides a calming place for women with cancer to relax, rejuvenate and heal. A highly … Continue reading Mary’s Place By The Sea


Helping people with life-limiting illnesses preserve their images, stories and wisdom by creating personalized movies to pass on to their loved ones. By capturing family history, personal life experiences and advice for children and grandchildren, your movie serves as an everlasting gift. It provides an important connection for you and your family while also offering … Continue reading Memories

NJ Center for the Healing Arts

The mission of the NJ Center for Healing Arts, Inc, a non-profit organization, is to provide access to opportunities for the integration of mind, body, emotions and spirit through counseling, medicine complimentary healing arts, educational resources, cultural and artistic expression and the celebration of community. NJ Center for the Healing Arts Most insurances accepted and clinic … Continue reading NJ Center for the Healing Arts

Peppermints and Ginger Comfort Kits, Inc

P&GCK’s provide ‘comfort kits’ to patients receiving chemotherapy. Kits include products to help decrease some of the side affects of chemotherapy as well as reduce stress and offer relaxation. Peppermint and ginger teas, soft bristle tooth brush, alcohol-free mouthwash and toothpaste, warm socks, bag balm and a relaxation CD.