The Wig & Hair Loss Program Where There's A Need.Inc., partners with " The American Cancer Society Rego Park Queens Office and Brooklyn Hospital Cancer Center & Wig Program to collaborate and facilitate this beneficial program. The Wig Program provides wigs & wig alternatives for women with cancer and hair loss who have a financial need, or are with limited health insurance.. Appearance related concerns are addressed and women are encouraged and supported in other areas of concern.
Student Entrepreneur Program Educating students on how to become entrepreneurs and start up business ideas. Students are taught the art and craft of creating products to market as well as proper pricing, packaging and display. They are also encouraged to save and manage their money.
Community Outreach Where There's A Need Inc., participates in a variety of free Community Outreach Events, such as: Dept of Education "Career Day, Cancer Awareness Workshops & Programs,Cancer Parades, Hospital Health Fairs, Community & Church Health Fairs, Hospital Visits, and Private Home Visits for kids with cancer. American Cancer Society Community Events, Radio,Television, News Papers, and all forms of Media, Public Librariy Workshops, & Internet Outreach Participation and Senior Center & Housing Support. We also partner with a variety of other cancer organizations, and community organizations, offering Speaking Engagements, Cancer & Health & Nutrition Workshops & More. .
Hospital & Cancer Support Programs ~NYC Metropolitan Area
SUPPORT FOR WOMEN, MEN & CHILDREN WITH CANCER
Our Cancer Support Program supports: Women & Children With Cancer ~ Donations Of:. wigs, headwear, clothing, coats, toys, dolls, winter hats, fancy scarves, shawls, furs,gloves, Christmas gifts and other cancer support services have been offered at various hospitals in the metropolitan area, such as; Mary Immaculate Cancer Center and Queens Hospital Cancer Center, The Long Island College Hospital Cancer Center, Montefiore Cancer Center / Women & Children's Division, Harlem Hospital Children's Ward, Hassenfeld's Children Cancer Center For Blood & Disease, The Morgan Stanley Children's Cancer Center,The New York Presbyterian Cancer Center, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, Maimonides Cancer Center, The Brooklyn Hospital Cancer Center & The Hospice of New York.. Senior Centers are also supported because seniors are on a fixed income and many women are in need of a new wig. Charitable Work is rewarding and necessary within the inner city and underserved communities. Many are with limited health insurance and in need of financial support and free services. We also make home visits to kids with cancer. It is our goal to create a smile on the face of every child with cancer :)
Senior Wig Program ~ Senior Housing Complex
Wigs are donated to senior women who reside in senior housing who also experience hair loss from cancer, alopecia, lupus & other medical conditions which cause hair loss.. Seniors are on a fixed income and many are in need of a new wig and free services.
Caps For Cancer Program ~ A Collaboration With Seniors ~ Philanthropy
Allen Senior Center, Foster Laurie Adult Center, Spring Valley Housing Authority, Calvary Baptist Senior Center, Presbyterian Church of Saint Albans, Shawl Ministry & More.
Seniors are offered yarn and needles and volunteer their time to knit and crochet beautiful colorful hats and scarves for women and children with cancer & hair loss. The hats, caps & scarves are donated to local cancer hospitals during winter season. Presbyterian Church Shawl Ministry Donated Hats Croched By Their Members