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Text messages that matter


Get the latest breast cancer research and receive invites to our Young Women's Initiative programs, texted straight to your phone. Your free subscription keeps you up to date on the newest treatments, clinical trials, side effect tips, and healthcare information. These regular text messages ensure you’re never out of the loop.

Is YWiConnect for me?

If you were diagnosed with breast cancer before age 45, yes! Living Beyond Breast Cancer’s Young Women’s Initiative introduced this service so that you can be sure you’re receiving the latest news and updates about programs and services developed just for you.

How does YWiConnect work?

YWiConnect is a text service where users sign up to receive texts directly to their phone. The service is provided free (message and data rates may apply in some cases).

What’s the benefit?

Text messages provide news and updates about available resources and those in development for people diagnosed with breast cancer before age 45, and ways to connect with others like you.

Who sends me texts?

Texts come directly from Living Beyond Breast Cancer to those who’ve signed up for the service. Numbers are not shared, and messages cannot be sent among users.

How do I sign up?

Easy! Just text LBBC to 25827, or complete this online sign-up form:


This program was supported by the Grant or Cooperative Agreement Number 1 U58 DP005403, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Its contents are solely the responsibility of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or the Department of Health and Human Services.