Cancer Survivors Celebration Day

A special celebration is planned for cancer survivors, family, and friends

Urbana, Ill - More and more people are surviving cancer—through perseverance and medical advances. That makes support for survivors even more important. Here to tell us more are two people whose jobs focus on helping people with cancer and after cancer
 
Surviving cancer is monumental, but the journey doesn’t end when a patient and his or her team beats cancer. Will you help us understand what cancer survivors often think about—or should think about?
 
Exhaustion, fear
Lifestyle changes
Staying healthy
 
What options for support should cancer survivors consider?
 
Oncology team
Primary care provider
Groups/speakers
 
How can we help our friends and family members who are still dealing with cancer or learning how to be a cancer survivor?
 
Listen, be there
Be encouraging
Read their signs
Ask what they need
 
Why is the May 11 Cancer Survivors Day event important?
 
Celebration
Information 
Inspiration
Support
 
Thursday, May 11
 
 
5:30 to 8:30 p.m. 
Vineyard Church, Urbana
(217) 383-6846
 
Who do you encourage to attend and why?
 
Survivors
Family, friends
See oncology team
Marking milestones
 

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