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Help Cancer Patients Have A Fun and Spooky Halloween

Monday, October 16, 2017

As we head into October, dig out the old costumes that don’t fit your kids anymore, add an extra bag of candy to your Amazon cart and donate them to kids in need.

John Wind and Honoring Breast Cancer Awareness

Friday, October 13, 2017

Through the month of October, our favorite jewelry designer, John Wind, is honoring Breast Cancer Awareness month by selling unique ombré baroque pearls. Ten percent of all sales from these beautiful pieces will benefit the Cancer Support Community, which provides services and support to those impacted by cancer—free of charge.

Supporting Cancer Patients through the Dempsey Challenge

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Every fall around the first weekend of October, Lewiston, Maine hosts the Dempsey Challenge. For two days, participants run, walk or bike to raise funds for the Dempsey Center— a organization that offers free support to anyone impacted by cancer.

Strengthened by Action: 5 Ways to Fundraise for Cancer Advocacy

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

For our 35th anniversary year, as part of our Fall Cancer Awareness campaign, the Cancer Support Community would like to highlight how to make a difference through fundraising so that you or your loved ones are “strengthened by action!”

Age Bias Is a Problem for Breast Cancer Patients

Monday, October 9, 2017

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, and today, we have a guest blog from No Matter My Age, an organization created to help raise awareness about age bias in genomic testing within the breast cancer community.

Strengthened by Action: Join the Cancer Experience Registry

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

For our 35th anniversary year, as part of our Fall Cancer Awareness campaign, the Cancer Support Community would like to highlight how to make a difference through the Cancer Experience Registry so that you or your loved ones are “strengthened by action!”

When you’re sick, it’s easy to feel like you’ve lost control. There’s a power in reclaiming your story, and that process starts by sharing your experience.

Brian d’Arcy James Runs to Support Cancer Patients

Friday, September 29, 2017

Brian d'Arcy James of Netflix’s series 13 Reasons Why, Academy Award-winning film Spotlight, and Tony Award-winning Broadway hit Hamilton is set to take on the 26.2-mile-long challenge of the 2017 Bank of America Chicago Marathon on October 8th and raise money to support cancer patients and their loved ones served by the Cancer Support Community.

Empowered by Knowledge: Five Ways to Manage Stress

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Stress is an inevitable part of life, especially after a cancer diagnosis. Excessive amounts of stress can harm both your physical and psychological health, and in a time when your body is already vulnerable, it’s vital to learn how to manage those feelings.

Celebrating the Cancer Support Community and National Health Center’s Week

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

National Health Center’s week is dedicated to making a difference in healthcare and further elevating the patient voice. We hope our many resources will ensure no one faces cancer alone!

Five Reasons to Join the Cancer Experience Registry

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

The Cancer Support Community's Research and Training Institute provides a unique and explorative opportunity for people to share their personal experiences with cancer through The Cancer Experience Registry. The Registry collects stories and creates a collection of patient voices to exchange information and resources. It helps connect people touched by cancer, and it uses information from participants to learn more about what quality of life means to patients. By being a part of the Registry, all cancer patients—at any point of their cancer journey—and caregivers can contribute to the cancer community.

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