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Mississippi & Louisiana

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society 's Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter. Here you can find ways to participate in local events supporting our research, patient support and information programs....

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Local Information

Volunteer in Your Area - MS/LA

Help us help people with blood cancer and their families. Our dedicated community volunteers are the heart and soul of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS). There are many different ways you can participate in Mississipipi and Louisiana and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.    You can help us with: School & Youth Programs Light The Night W...

Patient Support Programs - Mississippi/Louisiana

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If you've recently been diagnosed with a blood cancer, you may find it helpful to speak with someone who's been through treatment and learned how to manage the same disease. The Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program is a peer-to-peer program that links newly diagnosed patients and their families with trained volunteers who have experienced blood cancer fi...

Grief & Bereavement Support

Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection peer to peer programis a telephone-based one-on-one peer support program between newly diagnosed patients & caregivers, or bereaved family members & care givers at any time during or after the death of a loved one. How it works. LLS makes the connection between the patient, caregiver, or bereaved, with a well-trained peer volunteer who has shared a similar experi...

Patient Education - Mississippi Louisiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and ...

Professional Education - Mississippi/Louisiana

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors a range of free live and archived online continuing education programs, conferences, meetings and events. For a complete list of our programs, see: Continuing Medical Education Continuing Education

Corporate Involvement MIssissippi Louisiana

If your company or organizations would like to support the work of The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS's) Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter, please contact us at 1 (888) 290-0945.  We appreciate our sponsors' dedication to our mission:  to cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease and myeloma, and improve the quality of life of our patients and their families.  


About the Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Mississippi/Louisiana Chapter serves residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma.

3636 South I-10 Service Rd. Suite 304

Metairie, LA 70001

T (504) 837-0945


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