PATIENT/FAMILY/CAREGIVER NAVIGATION SUPPORT HELPLINE:

THE DEDICATED  LMS DESIGNATED TELEPHONE NUMBER TO ACCESS LIVE, FREE ONCOLOGY COUNSELING SUPPORT IS:  888  264-4670
Requesting HELP from a Patient/Family/Caregiver Support HELPLINE:    Between the hours of 9 am and 9 pm Eastern Time Monday through Friday –  Counselors and Resource Specialists will be on hand to speak with you.  Call may be left on the weekends, and counselors will call back on Monday.
Patient/Caregiver SUPPORT HELPLINE COUNSELORS and RESOURCE SPECIALISTS can:
·         Answer questions about Leiomyosarcoma resources / provide resource guidance
·         Provide information on treatment guidelines, sarcoma treatment centers
·         Identify and provide information on clinical trials open to Leiomyosarcoma patients
·         Give referrals to programs and organizations that offer travel and lodging assistance, co-pay relief, and other benefits
·         Support requests and appeals to insurance companies
·         Connect Leiomyosarcoma patients and caregivers with others in the Leiomyosarcoma community
For more resource support information offered: 
C S C  SUPPORT HELPLINE:
The National LeioMyoSarcoma Foundation serves as a resource for Leiomyosarcoma patients and families around the world, at any stage of their journey with Leiomyosarcoma (LMS). The Patient/Family/Caregiver Support Helpline is free and confidential to help individuals facing Leiomyosarcoma overcome barriers and be able to access important information – whether it’s finding the right sarcoma specialists, understanding treatment options, being guided through the clinical trial process and availability of trials, understanding genomic testing, providing emotional support, accessing information about transportation, financial assistance, and more.
The National Leiomyosarcoma Foundation and the Cancer Support Community have come together for Patient and Family /Caregiver Support   –  to serve and assist you.
WE WANT TO HEAR FROM YOU REGARDING THE SUPPORT SERVICES HAVING MET YOUR NEEDS –  PLEASE RElAY YOUR EXPERIENCE TO THE NLMSF –  IT IS IMPORTANT TO MONITOR THE QUALITY OF SERVICES PROVIDED.  TO SHARE INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR EXPERIENCE: PLEASE CONTACT:  annieachee@aol.com  or call   303  808-3437.   MEETING YOUR NEEDS IS MOST IMPORTANT TO BOTH ORGANIZATIONS THAT HAVE COME TOGETHER TO HELP EVERYONE WHO CONTACTS THIS DEDICATED LMS SUPPORT HELPLINE.

Reaching For the Cure Together

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ALERTS:
The International Leiomyosarcoma Research Roundtable launches in 2019.  More information will follow as this initiative will help further advance LMS -specific investigational research.
The LMS COMMUNITY LIVE SUPPORT HELPLINE is open  9 am - 9 pm ET:  888-264-4670.
Consent to donate your tumor tissue before surgery.  For details go to:  https://leiomyosarcoma.info/cancer-cell-line-project/
Contribute to LMS Research 
"Invest" in Research - Support / Contribute to LMS Research Projects for 2018 -Click here for more info
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