Support Kits

VBCF offers free, tailored Support Kits to Virginians in various stages of their breast cancer journey.  These Support Kits are designed to provide practical resources and information to help navigate the complex terrain of breast cancer.

Each kit is tailored to meet the specific needs of the following groups:


Newly Diagnosed Patients

What’s Inside?

  • Learn how to find a clinical trial
  • Learn about lymphedema
  • Learn about patient navigators & find one in your area
  • Find a local support group or find support by phone or online
  • Learn how to deal with physical changes after your breast cancer treatment
  • and more.

Metastatic Breast Cancer Patients

What’s inside?

  • Recommended Reading
  • Online & In-person Support Groups
  • Career Tips & Employment Rights Resources
  • Financial & Legal Resources + Glossary of Common Terms 
  • VBCF’s Free Resource Coordination Program Info

Patients Who Have Completed Treatment

What’s Inside?

  • How do you shift from being someone in active treatment to a survivor?
  • How can you enjoy being healthy now without the fear of recurrence interfering with your new lease on life?
  • How can you share your story to help other people who have dealt with breast cancer?


What’s Inside?

  • Education about breast cancer and how it may affect your loved one
  • Learn what to say to a newly diagnosed loved one and how to support them during their breast cancer journey best
  • Tools for taking care of yourself and managing stress
  • Legal, financial, and insurance guidance
  • Information about caregiver support organizations
  • Tips on how to make sure your loved one receives the best care

How to Order

Ordering your VBCF Support Kit is easy and completely free. Simply complete the form below with your information and select the kit that best fits your current needs. All information provided will be kept confidential and used solely for the purpose of sending you the requested Support Kit.

*Note: If you or a loved one cannot access the online form for any reason, you can call our Resource Coordinator, Nikki Jennings, at 800-345-8223 ex. 205. She will customize a kit for you over the phone and answer any questions you may have about specific resources.


Our Support Kits are mailed out within 2-3 business days and should arrive at your provided Virginia address within 7-10 business days. If you have any questions about your order or need further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact us. We’re here to support you every step of the way on your breast cancer journey.