We are the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition

In our pursuit to save lives, we fight tirelessly to prevent and cure ovarian cancer and to improve the quality of life for survivors. It is with this commitment that we reach out to all who are touched by this disease to offer support, services, information, and most of all, hope.

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Were you recently diagnosed?

NOCC is here by your side, supporting you throughout your journey. Along with the timely resources, services and information you’ll find on this website, our local markets bring those living with ovarian cancer and professionals together to share important news, join in virtual events, answer questions and create meaningful connections that bring hope and encouragement.

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Stories of Inspiration

Find hope in the words of survivors and caregivers who share their heartfelt stories of finding strength, joy and purpose during their journey with ovarian cancer. Each reassures that nobody is alone and instills a sense of hope and revelation.

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What is ovarian cancer?

What is ovarian cancer? Am I at risk? How is it diagnosed? How is it treated? Learn about the disease and find information and resources to help you and your loved ones understand the risks, signs and symptoms, and help you find useful resources. Awareness and information are key.

More on ovarian cancer

1 in 78

The estimated number of women who will develop ovarian cancer

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The number of screening tests for ovarian cancer

93%

The five-year survival rate when diagnosed and treated in its earliest stages

19,880

The estimated number of women that will be diagnosed with ovarian cancer in 2022

Together, we’ll fight ovarian cancer

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25,150

Survivors Impacted

400+

Survivors & Caregivers From 40 States Served
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13,553

Survivor Care Kits
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1M+

Educational Resources Distribution
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2M+

Research

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ASHTON THOMPSON TO BECOME NATIONAL OVARIAN CANCER COALITION’S FIRST ATHLETIC AMBASSADOR

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1 in 78 - no, that’s not the ratio of female to male drivers in the racing world, that is a woman’s risk of getting ovarian cancer in her lifetime. Kenyon Midget race fans will spend the 2022 season learning about the risks, signs, and symptoms of ovarian cancer thanks to the NOCC’s first Athletic Ambassador, Ashton Thompson. “After looking…

Inspire Action this Giving Season

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December is here, and giving season is upon us. Did you know that from Giving Tuesday to December 31st, nonprofits around the country raise between 28-50% of the critical funds they need to continue supporting their mission? Here at NOCC, we know that giving is more than donations. Our TEAL community inspires action by raising awareness to help support our…

NATIONAL OVARIAN CANCER COALITION AFFIRMING 30-YEAR COMMITMENT TO HEALTH EQUITY THROUGH NEW PROGRAMMING INITIATIVES

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As the National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) celebrates its 30th year of supporting survivor quality of life and ovarian cancer research, the organization has launched two new programs to reaffirm its commitment to increasing health equity in the ovarian cancer community.

Am I at risk?

All women are at risk. This brief questionnaire will help you determine your risk so you can be prepared to talk to your doctor about further evaluation of your personal and family history of cancer.

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