The Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition (BBCC) is a nonprofit volunteer organization dedicated to various breast and gynecological cancer concerns. Founded in 1993, the BBCC continues to be a grass-roots organization, providing an array of patient support services, education and advocacy programs.
The BBCC focuses on five essential goals...
Prevention - Support of the Precautionary Principle, Prevention is the Cure: encouragement and education about a healthy alternative lifestyle.
Research - Promote legislation to increase funding for environmental research and provide funding for specific breast cancer projects.
Education - Providing up to date information through our quarterly newsletter and information packets. We offer adult and student environmental awareness programs designed to help participants reduce their exposure to toxic chemicals.
Services - To offer breast and gynecological cancer patients a wealth of services paid for and facilitated by the Babylon Breast Cancer Coalition; such as the Lend a Helping Hand, SOS and the Pink Ribbon Programs.
Support - to provide support and referral services to breast and gynecological cancer and their families.