Cancer Survivors Day
National Cancer Survivors Day is an annual event held the in April. This event honors cancers survivors and their families. A Cancer Survivor is defined as anyone living with a history of cancer--from the moment of diagnosis through the remainder of life.
Contact the Cancer Center at 1-800-277-4306 or 865-7985 for more information. You may also visit the National Cancer Survivors Day website at http://www.ncsdf.org/ .
Cancer Center Christmas Party
Each year in December more than 150 cancer survivors and their families come together during the Christmas holidays to share in the spirit of the season. Survivors have the opportunity to share special holiday memories with other cancer survivors. Each year a local entertainment group helps to make this holiday celebration a little more special. Contact Andee Hagan-Stuehm, RN, OCN at 308-865-7985 or 800-277-4306 for more information.
Cancer Survivorship Resources
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
National Cancer Institute