Lee County Area Cancer
The Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center (LCACRC) is a program of Combined Community action Inc. We rely solely on support from individuals and businesses to keep the resource center open to help others within the rural, under-served communities of Lee, Bastrop and Fayette County. All monies raised stay in our service area.
You may mail
personal donations or memorial donations to :
Lee County Area
Cancer Resource Center
Combined Community Action, Inc.
165 W. Austin St.
Giddings, Texas 78942
checks payable to : CCA/LCACRC. If your donation
is in honor of, or in memory of someone, please
include that information and also note the name
and address of the person/family to receive
notification of your donation.
may come when you or someone you love may ask:
just moved to this area. Where can I find an
accredited mammography center?
doctor is recommending a choice of treatments.
Do you have information I can read to learn more?
feel so angry about having cancer. Do others
feel this way?
women's/men's group would like to know more about
cancer. Is anyone available to speak at one of
friend has just been diagnosed with cancer.
How can I best support my friend during this
here to help.
like these are being answered each day. The Lee
County Area Cancer Resource Center is a program within
the non-profit organization, Combined Community Action,
providing information, education, and support that
encourages individuals to be involved and knowledgeable
in their health care.
County Area Cancer Resource Center is a rural
community-based source of information, education and
support that encourages individuals to be involved and
knowledgeable in their healthcare. All services
are free of charge.
All of the current staff and volunteers who work
with clients are survivors. The survivors
understand how it feels and what it means to be
diagnosed with cancer. They are available to
talk with the newly diagnosed clients and long-term
survivors and caregivers to offer caring support and
Support Groups are available for persons
recently diagnosed (within the last year).
Additional support groups will be developed as the
The Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center
provides a lending library of books, CDs, DVDs and
audiotapes to help survivors become better informed
about cancer and healing. Also, the library
has computer access with help, if necessary, for the
most up to date cancer-related information.
The Lee County Area Cancer Resource Center has a
group of volunteers who have been trained as peer
support volunteers. Peer volunteers share
their experiences with their particular treatments
and offer support and helpful information.
Limited Crisis Funding
Limited crisis funding is available to assist
individuals currently undergoing treatment and needing
to travel out-of-town to a cancer treatment center.
Those qualifying for assistance must live in Lee,
Bastrop, or Fayette Counties.
application must be completed. Official
documentation of the scheduling of doctor’s
appointments with treatment dates must be included
along with the application. Completion of the
application does not guarantee financial
assistance. Assistance is based on eligibility and
availability of funds.
information concerning any of the listed services,
Carolyn Jackson, Program Director (979) 540-2981
funding provided by: The Lehman Foundation
Hours: Monday - Thursday, 8:00am-5:00pm - Friday
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