Cancer CONNECTION Days

 

 

 

 

You know that cancer isn't just about medical treatment. It affects everything – relationships, finances, even how you see yourself. There are many resources to help you cope with these challenges, but sorting through them can be difficult. That's where Cancer CONNECTION Days come in. Join us each month to learn about local support groups, educational programs, wellness activities and community resources to assist you in your cancer journey. 

Cancer CONNECTION Days are open to patients and families living with ANY type of cancer. 

 
Thursday, October 14 (Prentice Women's Hospital)
Thursday, November 11 (Galter Pavilion)
Wednesday, December 8 (Galter Pavilion)
Thursday, December 9 (Prentice Women's Hospital)


Each session held from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. at alternating sites: 


Galter Pavilion, 21st floor 
675 N. Saint Clair St.
or Prentice Women's Hospital, 4th floor
250 E. Superior St.



Each month patients have the opportunity to talk with representatives from::
Gilda's Club Chicago
Wellness House
Cancer Support Center
Cancer Wellness Center
American Cancer Society
Imerman Angels
Wellness Place
Living Well



On a rotating basis, guests include:
American Brain Tumor Association, Bright Pink, Breast Cancer Network of Strength, FORCE (Facing our Risk of Cancer Empowered), Gynecologic Cancer Foundation, Kidney Cancer Association, Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Leukemia Research Foundation, LUNGevity Foundation, Lymphoma Research Foundation, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, Pancreatic Cancer Action Network, Respiratory Health Association of Metropolitan Chicago and more. . .

Date: 

Thursday, October 14, 2010 -
6:00am to 9:00am