LCC recognizes the often times difficult obstacle course low income, Spanish speaking families must overcome to receive quality health care and improve health outcomes.
LCC helps to bridge the gap in service by working with the individual and family to access resources. Those include counseling, referrals to transportation, help with applications for mammograms, translation, legal referrals.
We also provide valuable links to cancer and educational resources.
Our case manager Martha Carrillo Brewer, provides support to Latino cancer patients and their families through counseling, resources and referrals to improve the quality of the health experience.
To enquire about this service please Contact Us.
Support is essential to the cancer patient. Studies find support groups extend life and improve the quality of the treatment experience.
LCC will start a family support group in the fall of 2005. Meanwhile individual or family counseling is available on the phone or through home visits.
All of the above services are free to the client and family.