One Call Is All It Takes

By Andrea Karl, BS Support Connection Peer Counselor “One call…..will make all the difference.” That’s what you’ll hear from those who call us. You  have our number, you’ve visited our website and Facebook page, but you still wonder if we can help and how we help. During our office hours (Monday through Friday, 9-5), the […]

Communicating With Your Doctor

Taking on the role of being a patient can be complex and anxiety provoking. However, there are things you can do to take charge of your diagnosis, treatment and life while living with cancer. Learning to effectively communicate with your doctor is a perfect example. Remember: You and your doctor are partners in your care. […]

Resources to Help You Find Your Way

By Barbara Cervoni, LMSW, ACSWDirector of Services and Communication Getting though cancer diagnosis, treatment, recovery and beyond is a challenging path to travel. It has an impact on every aspect of your life, as well as the lives of your family and loved ones. We encourage you to use every tool in your toolbox to […]

On Being Brave

By Marlene Stager, MS Support Connection Peer Counselor Feeling frightened is often equated with being weak. We all experience feelings of fear from time to time. It can jade our perspective of our own strength and inaccurately define what it means to be courageous. Each one of us deserves to be true to ourselves and […]