CancerCare is a national organization that provides free professional support services to anyone affected by cancer: people with cancer, caregivers, loved ones and the bereaved. They have created a series of educational workshops that you can listen to on the telephone or via live streaming through the internet. Unless otherwise noted, all calls are from 1:30-2:30pm.

  • January 14 – “Update from 2015 American S0ciety of Hematology Annual Meeting”
  • January 27 – “Latest Developments form the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium”
  • January 28 – “Living with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumors (GIST)”
  • February 1 – “Nutrition & Healthy Eating Tips During and After Cancer Treatments”
  • February 10 – “Taking Your Pills on Schedule – Why It Is So Important”
  • February 11 – “Update on Chronic Lymphocitic Leukemia (CLL)”
  • February 17 – “Update on Treatment of Bladder Cancer”
  • February 24 – “Update on Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors”
  • February 26 – “When Diagnosis is Cancer of Unknown Primary: Guidelines for Care”
  • March 10 – “Treatment Update on Mantle Cell Lymphoma”
  • March 17 – “Managing the Costs of Care When You Have Lymphoma”
  • April 14 – “Progress in the Treatment of Multiple Myeloma, Part 1,Living with Multiple Myeloma”
  • April 28 – “Coping with the Stresses of Caregiving, Part 2 of Living with Multiple Myeloma”
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The financial costs that come with a cancer diagnosis can often be overwhelming. CancerCare is a member of the Cancer Financial Assistance Coalition (CFAC), a group of organizations that help cancer patients and their loved ones manage the financial challenges of cancer. Visit for an up-to-date database of organizations that offer financial help to people with cancer. For more information, visit:`

CancerCare Connect Workshops for Cancer Survivors