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Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

Welcome to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter! Here you can learn about local events, as well as our research and patient support programs.

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Events Sponsored by Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

Local Information

Volunteer In Your Area - Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay

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 the Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter and make a difference in the lives of those touched by blood cancer.   You can help us with: School & Youth Progr...

Patient Support Programs - Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter offers a wide range of free educational and support programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals. For more information about any of the following programs, call us at (866) 450-0669 (Se habla espaƱol: (415) 581-1193).  
Patti Robinson Kaufmann First Connection Program If y...

Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Family Support Groups

To attend a group, please contact the facilitator listed or contact the Patient Services staff at LLS. Telephone Support First Connection is one-on-one support from a volunteer survivor or caregiver. To request a match contact Lauren Hall, M.P.H., M.S.W. or call (415) 625-1115.   East Bay Berkeley/Oakland
First Monday of every month at 7:30 p.m.
Nancee Hirano, A.N.P., (510)...

Patient Education Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

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 find resources, including financial assistance.


Upcoming Program

Moving Forward with Clinical Trials: Blood Cancers
Stanford Cancer Cente...

High School Fundraising Campaign

High School Fundraising Campaign Raises $120,000


SAN JOSE, Calif., March 8, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's (LLS) Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter hosted its first annual Students of the Year campaign. Exceeding all expectations, 6 candidate teams comprised of 10 extraordinary local high school students, raised more than $120,000 to help fund cancer cures. Megan Tsern from Los Altos High School...

Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area

About the Silicon Valley & Monterey Bay Area Chapter

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Greater San Francisco Bay Area Chapter was founded in 1972 and serves Bay Area residents who have been touched by one of the blood cancers: leukemia, lymphoma and myeloma. The chapter serves Santa Clara and surrounding counties.

675 N. First Street Suite 1100

San Jose, CA 95112-5156

T (408) 490-2666

 

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