Friday, May 11, 2012

Freebies For Fighters

I am so excited to share this post brought to you by Heidi over at SaveMoreSpendLess!

My mom fought lung cancer which spread to her liver within 24 months and then lost her battle on August 29th, 2001.  My mom was my best friend and worst enemy all rolled into one...I miss you mom!

Also, I have a close, dear friend who was just diagnosed with uterine cancer and will under go surgery on May 21, 2012...please keep her in your thoughts and prayers.

My sister-in-law Amanda S.' mom Carmel has Hodgkins Lymphoma Cancer and we are trying to brighten her day by getting her a few things. She is currently under going chemotherapy which has caused her to loose her hair so we are looking for caps, scarves, things that are cute to cover her head. Along the way we found some different things as well so we posted those as well I know that there are millions of Americans suffering from this disease and every little bit helps them in their time of need. If you can help, have a contact I don't have listed or just want to send a card to Carmel please send me an email at

A special thanks to the fellow bloggers that helped me compile this list. They include: Kelli Avery from Freebies, Deals, and Steals and Inside My Head with Kelli. As well as Mellissa Hanks from Something Like Life and of course my blogging buddy Marci from Couponin' Momma of Texas.

Hats and Scarves 

Breasts Friends Hat Project offers free hats to women that are in treatment for cancer. Or

Caps Against Cancer offers free ball caps for patients who have experienced hair loss due to chemotherapy treatments.

Hats for Happiness are free hats that are either new or lovingly worn. Heavenly Hats provides free hats to cancer survivors around the United States.

Good Wishes, Strength, Style and Dignity provide a wrap for your head.

No More Knots has all kinds of hats for sale as well.


Free Wigs for Kids for children under the age of 18.

Crickett’s Answer For Cancer. Wigs and other head fittings as well as salon services for wigs. Free to any woman with breast cancer.; 717-843-7903; 301-935-4411

Y-ME. Wigs and styling tips for women with limited resources.

YourShoes 24/7 Breast Cancer Support Center; 800-221-2141

House cleaning 

Cleaning for a Reason provides free four monthly cleanings for women with cancer, not available in all states. 877-337-3348


Free tote bag with “goodies” inside from the Lydia Project

Free non-toxic household cleaners from ComforTree

Fill a Heart--Pillows for your chemotherapy ports and comfort

Meals on Wheels Free In-home-delivered meals for income-eligible adults and children. Available in most areas of the country. Some programs also offer other home-related assistance, such as grocery shopping; 703-548-5558;

American Cancer Society has programs available to help cancer patients call 800-ACS-2345 to locate a chapter near you.

Susan G. Komen for the Cure Click the link to find the one closest to you.

PG has been known to help some cancer families out. I personally do not know this I'm just passing on what was told to me.

1 Up on Cancer is a great resource page

Cancer Angels is just like it sounds, it made me cry reading the description.

Cancer related discounts from Happy Chemo Journal/Web blog for your cancer journey found here.

 Sarah Kathryn Davis her story and blog

Please, please feel free to pass this on!


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