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Cancer Counseling

How we help cancer patients and families.

Who We Serve

Comprehensive cancer counseling for each client's unique needs.

Our Co-Founder

Dr. Frances Baumgarten, cancer survivor, center co-founder.

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Please support our mission with a donation.

Our Approach

We help clients express thoughts and feelings without guilt or shame, manage overwhelming fears and concerns, and talk more openly with family, physicians, and caregivers

Meet the Team

Meet the clinicians and board members of Fran's Place, and find out why they are so passionate about our mission.

Make a Difference

Cancer touches everyone. We all want the best quality of life for cancer patients and their families and caregivers, and we can help, with YOUR help.

Our Latest Updates

  • Walk-a-Thon – July 4th

As we celebrate our country’s Independence Day, we all welcome the gradually increased freedom in our lives, compared to 15 months ago. Join us from Friday, July 2nd through Monday, July 5th, for our Walk-a-Thon for Fran’s Place. You can walk as little or as much as you like, solo or with others. This is...

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  • Meet our Co-Founder

Meet Dr. Frances Baumgarten, in her own words: “In 1993 I found myself dealing with a recurrence of the breast cancer I had originally treated in 1989. The difference this time was that it had metastasized. My only chance of survival was to have several surgeries, intensive chemotherapy, a stem cell replacement and radiation.

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  • We Got a Grant!

Fran’s Place – Center for Cancer Counseling recently received $10,000 from the Community Partner Grant awarded by Tower Cancer Research Foundation. Thanks to this grant, the Center for Cancer Counseling can expand their services to provide an additional 100 hours of No-Charge Psycho-Oncology services to adult patients, and to parents who have a child with...

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