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LivingWell oncology trained counselors and social workers specialize in supporting individuals, families and children impacted by cancer. They are available to provide support to anyone, at any phase of cancer care.

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July 2020

Jul
13
July 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Jul
18
July 18 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am CDT
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An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 18, 2020

Third Saturday of each month, 8:00–9:30 am

Listen to guest speakers address different topics each month—virtually. Share information and stories, and discuss current events with other men impacted by cancer.

To join a meeting each month, click on this Men’s Breakfast Link . After clicking the link you’ll be prompted to join the meeting. If using your phone for audio, click PHONE AUDIO. If using your PC mic or PC headset, click JOIN NOW. If joining in a room where you don’t need audio, select AUDIO OFF.

Please note: Microsoft Teams must be run through Google Chrome to work properly on a computer, smart phone or tablet. Learn more about Microsoft Teams.

If you have any issues joining a meeting, you can call in at  +1 872-240-1267. Conference ID: 633 572 204#. 

 

Upcoming Meetings

June 20
All of Us Research Program: Learn about the All of Us Research Program database, where researchers access this information to conduct studies and improve health outcomes.
Presented by Monica Rodriguez, director of communications and engagement, Northwestern Medicine

July 18
Prostate Cancer: Advancements in Treatment
Presented by Stephen Mihalcik, MD, PhD, Radiation Oncology, Northwestern Medicine

August 15
Imerman Angels: One-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers
Presented by Jonah Czerwinskyj, MSW, cancer support specialist, Imerman Angels

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August 2020

Aug
10
August 10 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

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Aug
13
August 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
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An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until August 13, 2020

Second Thursday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Facilitated by Christine McMinn, LCPC, CT, LivingWell counselor, and Jen Botka, yoga instructor

This class provides participants with practical tools, strategies and concepts they can use to cope with the death of a loved one from cancer. Class includes a gentle yoga practice, education, reading, breath work, discussion on a grief-related topic, and meditation centered around supporting your grieving heart. A physician’s release is required for participation.

August 13:  Thought Awareness

 

To register, please call 630.262.1111. TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833.

The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

More Information



Aug
15
August 15 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 18, 2020

Third Saturday of each month, 8:00–9:30 am

Listen to guest speakers address different topics each month—virtually. Share information and stories, and discuss current events with other men impacted by cancer.

To join a meeting each month, click on this Men’s Breakfast Link . After clicking the link you’ll be prompted to join the meeting. If using your phone for audio, click PHONE AUDIO. If using your PC mic or PC headset, click JOIN NOW. If joining in a room where you don’t need audio, select AUDIO OFF.

Please note: Microsoft Teams must be run through Google Chrome to work properly on a computer, smart phone or tablet. Learn more about Microsoft Teams.

If you have any issues joining a meeting, you can call in at  +1 872-240-1267. Conference ID: 633 572 204#. 

 

Upcoming Meetings

June 20
All of Us Research Program: Learn about the All of Us Research Program database, where researchers access this information to conduct studies and improve health outcomes.
Presented by Monica Rodriguez, director of communications and engagement, Northwestern Medicine

July 18
Prostate Cancer: Advancements in Treatment
Presented by Stephen Mihalcik, MD, PhD, Radiation Oncology, Northwestern Medicine

August 15
Imerman Angels: One-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers
Presented by Jonah Czerwinskyj, MSW, cancer support specialist, Imerman Angels

More Information



September 2020

Sep
14
September 14 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

More Information



Sep
19
September 19 @ 8:00 am - 9:30 am CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 8:00 am on day Third of the month, repeating until October 18, 2020

Third Saturday of each month, 8:00–9:30 am

Listen to guest speakers address different topics each month—virtually. Share information and stories, and discuss current events with other men impacted by cancer.

To join a meeting each month, click on this Men’s Breakfast Link . After clicking the link you’ll be prompted to join the meeting. If using your phone for audio, click PHONE AUDIO. If using your PC mic or PC headset, click JOIN NOW. If joining in a room where you don’t need audio, select AUDIO OFF.

Please note: Microsoft Teams must be run through Google Chrome to work properly on a computer, smart phone or tablet. Learn more about Microsoft Teams.

If you have any issues joining a meeting, you can call in at  +1 872-240-1267. Conference ID: 633 572 204#. 

 

Upcoming Meetings

June 20
All of Us Research Program: Learn about the All of Us Research Program database, where researchers access this information to conduct studies and improve health outcomes.
Presented by Monica Rodriguez, director of communications and engagement, Northwestern Medicine

July 18
Prostate Cancer: Advancements in Treatment
Presented by Stephen Mihalcik, MD, PhD, Radiation Oncology, Northwestern Medicine

August 15
Imerman Angels: One-on-one support among cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers
Presented by Jonah Czerwinskyj, MSW, cancer support specialist, Imerman Angels

More Information



October 2020

Oct
05
October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

Meets quarterly, first Monday of the month (October 5), 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Warrenville
4405 Weaver Parkway, Garden Conference Room

If you have been impacted by head, neck or esophageal cancer, attend our quarterly meetings to learn more about these specific diseases. Educational presentations will be delivered in a safe environment where you can share your experience with fellow patients, caregivers, and trained staff.

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Oct
05
October 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT

Meets quarterly, first Monday of the month (January 6, April 6, July 6, October 5), 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Warrenville
4405 Weaver Parkway, Garden Conference Room

If you have been impacted by head, neck or esophageal cancer, attend our quarterly meetings to learn more about these specific diseases. Educational presentations will be delivered in a safe environment where you can share your experience with fellow patients, caregivers, and trained staff.

More Information



Oct
12
October 12 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm CDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 6:30 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until July 12, 2021

Second Monday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00 pm – Starts Monday, July 13!

Being a young adult with a cancer diagnosis offers unique challenges. Facilitated by a LivingWell counselor, this support group provides young adults with cancer a place to connect, share personal experiences and learn valuable coping skills.

► To register, please call 630.262.1111

TTY for the hearing impaired 630.933.4833. The LivingWell Cancer Resource Center is located at 442 Williamsburg Avenue, Geneva, Illinois. All programs and services are evidence based, medically mainstream and provided at no cost to patients with cancer and their families.

More Information



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