Join us for six sessions focused on cancer-related topics to help you take charge of your treatment and beyond.
All sessions are held at the John B. Amos Cancer Conference Center and begin at 12 p.m. RSVPs are appreciated, but not required. To reserve a seat or request more information, please call (706) 571-1917.
Unit 2: July 22
Cancer and Sexuality
Restore intimacy by learning how to cope with common physical and emotional changes that occur with diagnosis and treatment.
Unit 3: August 26
Palliative Care: Managing Your Symptoms
Don't suffer needlessly; learn how to cope with side effects from cancer treatments.
Unit 4: September 23
Caring for the Caregiver
Without proper rest and attention, caregivers of cancer patients can be come ill. Learn strategies to de-stress and foster healthy care giving.
Unit 5: October 28
Your Financial Affairs and Options for the Uninsured/Under Insured
Do your loved ones know where your important papers are? Learn about the importance of wills and advanced directives, as well as strategies to discuss financial planing with your family. Representatives from the West Central Cancer Coalition will help the uninsured and under insured get the coverage they need after a cancer diagnosis.
Unit 6: November 18
Personal Accountability: Know Your Rescources
Take Control in identifying what resources you need from this "resource fair" covering practical, social, and financial aspects of cancer treatment.