SURVIVORSHIP SPECIAL TOPIC!
Our June topic is Heart Health After Treatment. Our expert speaker this month is Dr. Kenneth Bodek, a cardio-oncologist with Novant Health.
Watch the interview here:
Join us for a time to discuss what they shared and learn about resources during our Survivorship Discussion Group (VIRTUAL) on Tuesday June 27th at 7pm.
The June expert interview will be emailed to all registered for the discussion group. It is also available on our YouTube channel and The Triad Cancer Connection podcast. We invite you to join with our staff and other survivors for a discussion group online on the 4th Tuesday of the month.
Patient Advocate Award Winners 2023!
For 22 years, Cancer Services has been recognizing individuals in our community who “do anything, anytime and in any way they can to make a positive difference in the lives of those living with cancer”.
This year’s winners are:
Melissa Moore – Melissa is an exercise physiologist and CancerFITT coordinator for Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist in High Point. Melissa epitomizes the meaning of excellent patient care and is always ready to help with passion and kindness.
Robin Atkinson – Robin is the Nurse Navigator for Gynecological Cancers at Novant Health Cancer Institute in Winston Salem. Robin’s dedication to her clients and their wellbeing is over and beyond in all that she does.
Fran Messick – Fran is our Community Patient Advocate award winner this year. Fran has dedicated countless hours volunteering for Cancer Services for over 15 years.
We, at Cancer Services, are grateful for the hours these three have dedicated to help us serve clients and loved ones. Congratulations Melissa, Robin and Fran!
Survivor’s Night at the DASH game!
We had such a great time watching local baseball and celebrating survivorship this past Saturday night! Thanks to all who came out and joined the party! Find pics on our Facebook Page!
Thursday, June 22nd at 2pm (IN PERSON)
A wellness group focused on healing through art in partnership with the Sawtooth School for Visual Arts. Supplies and snacks will be provided for all participants!
IN PERSON at the Mary Alice Warren Community Center in Lewisville.
Tuesday, June 27th at 7pm (virtual)
Please join this monthly discussion group to gather with other survivors and connect through shared experiences as we discuss an expert interview. Click here for more information.
Wednesday, June 28th at 6pm (in person)
Guys Night! This is an evening for men cancer patients/survivors to bring a friend and enjoy making something in the Sawtooth Art Studio. Men and their “plus one” can choose either woodworking or ceramics.
IN PERSON at Sawtooth School for Visual Art in Downtown W-S.
A variety of appointment times are available. Complete the registration form above to receive more information!
We have a variety of healing touch appointments available. If you’re interested, simply register through our website and respond to the confirmation email. We will get you scheduled as soon as we can!
- Nutrition Webinar: Plant-Based Eating for Cancer Survivors– Wednesday, July 12th at 8pm (virtual)
- Eat the Rainbow Fruit & Veggie Challenge – Begins July 17th
- Art & Wellness – Thursday, July 27th at 2pm (virtual)
If you would like to be added to our wellness group reminder list, please register here!
- Breast Cancer Wellness Group – Tuesday, June 20th at 7pm.
- GI (Gastrointestinal) Cancer Wellness Group – Tuesday, June 13th at 6pm
Email Julie Pope for group login information.
- GYN (Gynecologic) Cancer Wellness Group – Tuesday, June 6th at 6pm. Special location this month! Bolton Park.
- Multiple Myeloma Group – Wednesday, June 21st at 12pm
- Oral, Head, Neck Cancer Wellness Group – Wednesday, June 14th at 3pm.
- Survive & Thrive YA Meetup – Wednesday, June 14th at 5:30 pm
Healing Hands Programs help you relax and improve your stress. We have amazing volunteer practitioners who are available to schedule you for massage, healing touch or facial. Just call our office to reserve your spot! (Note that we prioritize those who are in active treatment, or recently completed treatment).
- Chair Yoga with Sue Evans: Every Tuesday at 5:30pm, brought to you by Atrium Health Wake Forest Baptist.
No registration needed, click here to join the class.
Sue Evans, MBA/MHA, RYT500
- Yoga for Cancer with Angela Gallagher: Every Wednesday at 9am and 5pm, brought to you by Novant Health.
No registration needed, click here to join the class.
Contact Angela Gallagher for details – email@example.com or 414-5942.
- Yoga for Cancer Patients: Every Monday at 9 am and Friday at 10am, brought to you by Novant Health.
Novant Integrative Medicine
725 Highland Park, Suite 200 (upper level)
Hirsch Wellness Network empowers cancer patients in treatment, survivors, and caregivers with self-expressive Arts and Wellness opportunities! Programs are free of charge, allowing all who participate to enjoy group activities that support their emotional and physical well-being. FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TO REGISTER ONLINE, go to HirschWellnessNetwork.org. We look forward to seeing you!
Cancer Services will be closed on Monday, June 19th in honor of Juneteenth!
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Please call our office at 336-760-9983 or email Julie here!
Monday – Thursday 9 AM – 4 PM
Friday 9 AM – 2 PM