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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.

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

  • YEAR-END CAMPAIGN

We at Fran’s Place work tirelessly to ensure that cancer patients and their families get the counseling they need to achieve and maintain a quality of life that is productive, fulfilling, rewarding, successful, and happy. This is our mission. And, we can’t do it without YOU! We need your help to provide No-Charge professional therapists to...

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  • Join Our Team – Hiring Therapists

Fran’s Place – Center for Cancer Counseling, a 501(c)3 non-profit based in Orange County, CA, seeks California licensed therapists (Psychologist, LMFT, LCSW) to join our team of professional therapists dedicated to providing services to cancer patients, their families and caregivers.  Personal or professional experience related to cancer is required. We provide this service at no cost to...

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  • 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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