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A Place Where Hope Lives

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.

Donate

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. Services provided in English and Spanish.

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

  • Why Should I Donate to Fran’s Place?

Why Should I Give to Fran’s Place? All donors want to know why they should donate to a particular charity.  Here are the reasons why giving to Fran’s Place is great: We are Unique.  Most cancer health providers who provide counseling do so with less trained and less experienced personnel.  Our therapists are LICENSED PROFESSIONALS...

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  • Walk for Fran’s Place – 2022

Please support the Walk for Fran’s Place with a donation, or walk with us. Join us from Friday, May 20th through Sunday, May 22nd, for our Second Annual Walk for Fran’s Place. You can walk as little or as much as you like, solo or with others. This is a virtual walk! Raise pledges (lump sum...

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  • Dr. Fran on the Emotions of Cancer

Cancer presents unique challenges and brings up a unique set of emotions and experiences. During treatments: It is normal and expected that dealing with the emotional and physical trauma of a cancer diagnosis and the treatments one has to endure will be accompanied by feelings of fear, anxiety and deep sadness. After treatments: The expectation...

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