Information & Education

Throughout the month, we offer information and education for anyone on their cancer journey. From lectures hosted by top doctors to spirituality and self-care, our information and education programs can help participants and families prepare for difficult times while providing much needed support.

Information & Education
November 18th at 6:30 pm

A memorial tribute for individuals who have had a loved one die from cancer in the last two years. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S & Andrea Sonnie, LISW-S, OSW-C

Information & Education
October 29th at 6:00 pm

Are you curious about the impact of COVID, variants, vaccines and boosters for the cancer community? Bring your questions and join us for a discussion on these important updates. Presenter: David Kamp, MD

Art, Music & Meditation
October 7th at 6:30 pm

How to personalize guided imagery to make it work for you. Facilitator: Eileen Coan, MA, MLS

Information & Education
November 11th at 6:30 pm

Discussion and practical tips for coping with the loss of a loved one to cancer over the holidays. Facilitator: Susan Marinac, MSSA, LISW-S, MT-BC

Information & Education
November 17th at 6:30 pm

Learn about the role of dry needling for managing side effects of cancer treatment. Presenter: Michael Groesch, PT, DPT

Information & Education
December 9th at 6:00 pm

Your story is just that, your story. In this workshop we will balance expectations of personal growth and learn to keep it simple. Facilitator: Andrea Sonnie, LISW-S, OSW-C

Information & Education
November 4th at 6:30 pm

Discover the contagious and therapeutic aspects of laughing. A fun, interactive, and experiential evening. Presenter: Christine Smith, Reiki Master

Information & Education

Undergoing genetic testing to learn about future cancer risks can be stressful, especially when a hereditary risk is found. This talk aims to focus on the mental and emotional health implications of genetic testing and considerations for effectively navigating life after a genetic diagnosis. Presenter: Elizabeth M. Hogan, MS, LGC

Information & Education
October 27th at 6:30 pm

Learn how to cope with the ongoing side effects of Immunotherapy. Presenter: Jean Elsworth-Wolk, CNS

Information & Education
October 4th at 6:00 pm

A comprehensive program that includes exercise, nutrition and support for people who have experienced a loss due to cancer a year or more ago. Facilitators: Mary Fisher-Bornstein, LISW-S, Beth Bennett, PT, MA, MS, RDN, LD & Carl Harmon, NSCA-CPT