MetsLink

As a young women living with metastatic breast cancer, it's important to know you are not alone! Young women with metastatic breast cancer face particularly intense challenges—they’re also underserved by a medical community too often unaware of the unique issues young women face. YSC created MetsLink, a suite of free resources to help you connect with other young women living with Stage IV breast cancer and empower you to take a proactive role with your healthcare team.

Resources that Feed Your Mind and Spirit

We have a collection of informational materials for young women with metastatic breast cancer, their caregivers and the medical community, including:

Mets Navigator

  • Metastatic Navigator: This navigator discusses various treatment options and provides advice on working with healthcare teams, along with forms to help you stay organized.
  • ResourceLink Guidebook:  YSC’s ResourceLink includes hundreds of national and local resources in a print guidebook and a searchable online tool.
  • Multi-Media Learning: Access YSC educational presentations, with valuable information for the medical community, caregivers and young women with metastatic breast cancer.

Connect to Others

Find women who know what it's like to face stage IV breast cancer at a young age.

  • YSC SurvivorLink: Get one-on-one peer support from another young woman facing metastatic breast cancer.
  • YSC Online Community Forum: Connect with fellow Stage IV women 24/7. Ask questions and share your experiences on a forum just for young women diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer.

Getting Started

If you have questions or would like addditional resources and support email metslink@youngsurvival.org.

 

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