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SUPPORT SERVICES
These groups are intended to provide support by meeting others who have been impacted by cancer. In these groups you can expect to explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and ways to become an empowered advocate for yourself. Our support groups are all facilitated by licensed mental health professionals.
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Weekly Participant and Family Support Groups
Day and Evening Options Available

These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006.

Cancer Specific Learn & Support Groups
Various Times and Dates

These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Current Learn & Support Groups include: Breast, Carcinoid, Lung, Multiple Myeloma, Ovarian, and Pancreatic.

Carcinoid: October 14, November 11, and December 9, 12:30-2:30 pm

Lung: October 14, November 11, and December 9, 12:30-2:00 pm

Multiple Myeloma: October 5, November 2, and December 7, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ovarian: October 21, November 18, and December 16, 10:00-11:30 am

Pancreatic: October 14, November 11, and December 9, 10:00-11:30 am

Living With Cancer Support Group
2nd and 4th Tuesdays of every month, 10:00 – 11:30 am

October 10 and 24, November 14 and 28, and December 12

This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur.  Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease.

 

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Cancer Support Group at Benevilla
At Benevilla Sun City West Location – 13576 West Camino Del Sol, #22, Sun City West, AZ 85378

October 2, November 6, and December 4, 9:30 – 11:00 am

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment.

Cancer Support Group at The Colonnade
At The Colonnade Trevi Room – 19116 North Colonnade Way, Surprise, AZ 85374

3rd Friday of the Month

October 20, November 17, and December 15, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment.  Open to those diagnosed, as well as family and friends.

 

Return to Wellness
Mondays

 

 

 

 

October 9,16, 23, and 30, 10:00 – 11:30 am

This four-part series focuses on helping you return to wellness after a cancer diagnosis to transition from treatment to leading a healthy lifestyle. Learn about goal setting, survivorship care planning, reducing your stress and moving forward after cancer. Each week will include information sharing and support with others on a similar journey.

EDUCATION
Our educational workshops and lectures are designed to help you understand how to manage cancer and its treatment. Experts from various disciplines provide the most updated information regarding cancer care. Become a more informed and active member of your treatment team.
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Boosting Your Immune System Through Nutrition
Thursday, October 12, 6-7:30 pm

Jonathan M. Psenka, NMD, naturopathic physician shares how to strengthen and enhance the immune system through the food you eat.  Learn how to replace cancer cells with healthy cells, the role of alkalinity and what foods help during and after treatment.

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TGen Tour
Thursday, October 19, 10-11 am

Learn from working laboratories and cancer researchers conducting clinical trials as you tour the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The tour includes information about how researchers use your genetic information to help create personalized treatment options. Space is limited.

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Medicare 101
Thursday, October 19, 6-7:30 pm

Jerry Feuer with Area Agency on Aging will present on what you need to know to understand Medicare, how to get help, Medicare Savings Programs, and what’s new for 2018.

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Living Room Chat Breast Cancer
Saturday, October 21, 10:00 – 11:30 am

Anushka Patel, MD,  will be available for an informal question and answer session on breast cancer. All breast cancer related questions are welcome.

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Depression and Cancer
Thursday, November 9, 6-7:30 pm

Judith Engelman, MD, psychiatrist, will discuss how depression is related to a cancer diagnosis. Experiencing depression after a cancer diagnosis has common symptoms that can be diagnosed and treated. Learn ways to cope and tools for self-care.

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Acupuncture for Cancer Care

Thursday, November 16, 6-7:30 pm

Marie Yahner, L.Ac., National Board Certified Licensed Acupuncturist, will talk about the ways acupuncture can be of benefit during and after your cancer journey. Learn how acupuncture can be used to treat cancer-related and cancer treatment-related side effects such as pain, fatigue, insomnia and stress.

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Living Room Chat Colorectal Cancer

Saturday, November 18, 10:00 – 11:30 am

An oncology expert will be available for an informal question and answer session on colorectal cancer. All colorectal cancer related questions are welcome.

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ARIZONA ONCOLOGY PARTNERED EDUCATION

ARIZONA ONCOLOGY PARTNERED EDUCATION

 

Each month, CSCAS and AZ Oncology have partnered to provide education on a variety of topics throughout the year. Refreshments provided.

Women’s Cancer and Genetics

At Abrazo Arrowhead Hospital

Tuesday, October 24, 6-7:30 pm

Learn from experts in gynecological and breast cancers regarding the genetic connection to a diagnosis. Learn about the risk factors, criteria for testing, and the importance of knowing your family history.  Speakers include: Shana Wingo, MD, gynecological oncologist; Mazen Khattab, Md, medical oncologist; and Stephanie Goettl, MS, genetic counselor..

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Prostate Cancer Update

At Arizona Oncology East Valley Cancer Center

Tuesday, November 14, 6-7:30 pm

Abhimanyu Ghose, MD, FACP, medical oncologist, will share insight on the latest updates for prostate cancer treatment, tips on managing side effects including incontinence and erectile dysfunction, and discuss the horizon for long term survivors.

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Ovarian Cancer Update

At Arizona Oncology East Valley Cancer Center

Thursday, August 24, 6:00 – 7:30 pm

Dana M. Chase, MD, FACOG, Gynecologic Oncologist, will discuss the newest treatments for ovarian cancer and cover clinical trials. She will also discuss how to manage various side effects associated with treatment.

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Caring For The Caregiver

Thursday, December 7, 6-7:30 pm

Being a caregiver can be both rewarding and stressful. Learn tips to reduce your stress and how to implement self-care practices to prevent burn-out and avoid impacting your own immune function.

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BANNER - UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX PARTNERED LUNCH AND LEARN SERIES

BANNER – UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER PHOENIX PARTNERED LUNCH AND LEARN SERIES

 

Each month we invite you to join us and learn about a topic related to cancer care and survivorship. Experts from Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix will share insights, treatment options, management of side effects and tools to improve outcomes. Lunch is provided, advanced registration is preferred.

Friday, October 20, 12:00 – 1:30 pm: Breast Cancer Update.

  • Featuring: Michael Morris, MD, Radiologist; Richard Perry, MD, Surgeon; Elena Savillo, MD, Pathologist; Molly Walsh, MD, Reconstructive Surgeon; Sucai Bi, MD, Medical Oncologist; Abhilash Nambiar, MD, Radiation Oncologist; Justin Gasparini, MS, Genetic Counselor
  • Located in Surgery Classroom, first floor
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Wednesday, November 8, 12:00 – 1:00 pm:  Lung Cancer Screening and Treatment

  • Featuring: Raed Alalawi, MD, Pulmonologist
  • Located in Sandstone Conference Room, first floor
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Friday, December 8, 12:00 – 1:00 pm:  How to be a Good Friend to Someone with Cancer

  • Featuring: Tracy Thurston, MC, LPC, Senior Director of Program and Growth, Cancer Support Community Arizona
  • Located in Sandstone Conference Room
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WEST VALLEY EDUCATION

WEST VALLEY EDUCATION

To register for these programs, please call Sun Health at (623) 207-1703

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Clinical Trials

At PORA – 13815 West Camino Del Sol, Sun City West, AZ 85375

Thursday, October 19th, 9:30am – 11:00am

This free workshop focuses on building awareness among about clinical trials. Learn how these trials are structured, and how to foster an open dialogue with their health care team about the eligibility and the viability of clinical trials as a treatment option.

Speaker:  Chenthllmunigan Rathnasabapathy, M.D.

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Caregiving and Cancer

At PORA – 13815 West Camino Del Sol, Sun City West, AZ 85375

Thursday, December 22, 9:30am – 11:00am

At PORA, Join us as Shannon Haines, BSHS, from Benevilla, shares tips on caregiving, self-care, supportive resources, and preparing for the unexpected when dealing with the effects of cancer.

To register for this program, please click on the button below or call (602-712-1006.

Cancer 101

At Adelante Healthcare Surprise – 15351 West Bell Road, Surprise, AZ  85374

Wednesday, October 18, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

Kathleen Bilak, PA-C, teaches about what is cancer, how healthy cells work, how it begins and common treatments.

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HEALTHY LIFESTYLES
Programs designed to help you become more engaged in mind-body stress reduction, exercise, nutrition, and health maintenance. These groups involve active participation as you learn skills along your cancer journey.
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Healthy Meal Preparation for Cancer

At Sun Health:  The Colonnade – 19116 North Colonnade Way, Surprise, AZ 85374 (Da Vinci Room)

Fridays, October 6,20, November 3,17 and December 8, 10:00-11:00 am

Learn how to create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget. Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends.

Topics:  October 6 – Pumpkin Patch, October 20 – Presto Pesto, November 3 – Beef Bonanza, November 17 – Root Veggies, and December 8 – Healthy Holiday Treats

To register for this program, please call Sun Health at (623) 207-1703

 

Cooking for Health at Banner

At Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, 1111 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix

Mondays, October 23, November 27, and December 18, 6:00-7:30 p.m.

Location: Prenatal Classroom, 3rd Floor. Use elevators off Main Entrance.

Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment. Create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Recipes and menu tasting included.

  • October: Preparing Great Grains
  • November: Build a Better Breakfast
  • December: Nourishing Holiday Options
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Quick Healthy Cooking

Thursdays, October 12, November 9 and December 14, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

This cooking series instructed by Brittany Zaharopoulos, RD will teach you how to put together healthy favorites and use fall flavors to expand your options. Get ready to learn some new skills and put science into practice. Includes recipes and food samples.

Topics:  October – Healthy Stir Fry, November – Thanksgiving Side Dishes, December – Holiday Party Appetizers

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Tibetan Singing Bowls

1st Thursday of the Month, October 5, November 2, and December 7, 1:30-2:30 pm

Learn about the history and uses of this simple, yet profound ancient healing practice. Experience the vibration of the bowls to calm the mind, relax the body, and renew the spirit. This class includes demonstration and group participation. Presented by Jane Shallberg, MEd, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist.

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Peaceful Breath and Relaxation

Tuesdays, October 24 and November 28, 11:45 am-12:45 pm

This group focuses on breathing exercises and guided meditations designed to relax and restore the mind.

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Drumming from the Heart

At Via Linda Senior Center -10440 East Via Linda, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

2nd Mondays of the Month

October 9, November 13, and December 11, 6:00-7:30 pm

Drumming from the Heart sessions provide a rhythmical and focused space for you to de-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. Led by REMO certified instructor Frank Thompson and psychologist Dr. David Engstrom.

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Exploring Vegan Cooking

Exploring Vegan Cooking

Monday, October 16, 10:30 am -12:00 pm

At Urban Beans Café, 3508 North 7th Street #100, Phoenix, Arizona 85014

Experience a unique café in our community while learning more about the basics of vegan cooking.  Space is limited.

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Clay

Clay Class

Mondays, October 2 and 23, November 13 and 27, and December 4, 10:30 am-12:15 pm

Led by Joy Kockerbeck from Creative Arts in Healing. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided.

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Gentle Yoga

Tuesdays, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m. or Wednesday, 12:15 – 1:15 p.m.

This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment.

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Tai Chi

Thursdays, 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.

Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration

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Strength and Balance Class

Every Wednesday, 11:00am – 12:00 pm

Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class.

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Jin Shin Jyutsu®

Tuesdays, October 10, November 14, and December 12, 11:45 am-12:45 pm

Originating from Japan, Jin Shin Jyutsu® is the ancient art of harmonizing the body’s energetic system. Learn the practice of light touch to help open these blocked pathways and restore the body’s energy to a more harmonious state.

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Zumba Gold

Zumba Gold

Thursdays, October 5 to November 16, 10:30-11:30 am

In this 7-week series of Zumba Gold®, you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modified for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA!

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Gentle Yoga at Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix

At Banner –  University Medical Center Phoenix
Sandstone Conference Room South, First Floor

Fridays, October 13, 27, November 10, and December 8, 10:00 – 11:00pm

This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Seated options available.

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Look Good, Feel Better

Saturday, November 11, 10:00 am – 12:00pm

For women undergoing treatment, a professional cosmetologist assists participants with make-up application and how to wear scarves and wigs. A collaborative effort between American Cancer Society, Personal Care Product Counsel Foundation and the National Cosmetology Association.

To register for this class, please call National Cancer Information Center at 1 (800) 227-2345.

 

 

West African Drumming

West African Drumming

Thursdays, November 16, 1:30-2:30 pm

Providing a hands-on drumming experience, Frank Thompson’s drum circles enhance individual relaxation skills while listening to healing sounds. This class is ideal for beginners but all levels welcome.

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West Valley Healthy Lifestyle

Healthy Cooking for Cancer

at Adelante Healthcare Surprise – 15351 West Bell Road, Surprise, AZ  85374

Wednesday, October 4, 10 – 11:30 am

Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment.

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Healthy Meal Preparation for Cancer

at Sun Health:  The Colonnade – 19116 North Colonnade Way, Surprise, AZ  85374

1st and 3rd Friday of every month, October 6,20, November 3,17, and December 8, 10:00-11:00 am

Learn how to create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget.  Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends.

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Cooking for Health

at Bellevue Heights Church – 9440 West Hutton, Sun City, AZ  85351

Tuesdays, October 17, November 21, and December 19, 10-11:30 am

Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment.    Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends.

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Gentle Yoga

at Adelante Healthcare Surprise – 15351 West Bell Road, Surprise, AZ  85374

Focus on breathwork and movement in relaxing postures held at a slow pace.  Perfect for those new to yoga or who have health restrictions.

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SOCIAL CONNECTIONS
These activities are to help reduce social isolation through interaction, play and humor.
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Bunco

1st Tuesday of every month: October 3, November 7, and December 5, 12:00 – 2:00 pm

 

This fun game is played in teams with dice. No previous experience needed just come have fun. Bring a friend!

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Survivor Social

2nd and 4th  Tuesdays of every month, 1:00 – 2:30 pm

October 10, 24, November 14, 28, and December 12, 2017

 

A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment.

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Bingo

Fridays, October 6 and November 10, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

 

Grab your dauber, your lucky charm and come on down to play some Bingo! Potluck style so bring your favorite dish to share.

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Walking Club

At Scottsdale Fashion Square Mall

Fridays (except October 13, 27, November 10, and December 8), 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Get up and get moving! All paces welcome. Please meet next to Paradise Bakery.

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Book Club

3rd Tuesday of every month, October 17, November 21, and December 19, 12:00-1:30 pm

 

Bring a sack lunch and discuss our book of the month.

October – “I Let you Go” by Claire Mackintosh

November – “Everything I Never Told You” by Celeste Ng

December – “News of the World” by Paulette Jiles

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Young Professional Group for Ages 25-40

Young Professional Group for Ages 25-40

This new group is open to anyone ages 25-40 to network with other individuals who are impacted by or interested in learning more about cancer.

  • Young Professional: Happy Hour Mixers

Thursday, October 19, 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Location: Culinary Dropout at the Yard ( 5632 North 7th Street, Phoenix, AZ  85014)

Tuesday, November 7, 7:00 – 8:00 pm

Location:  TBD

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Community Coloring Club

3rd Wednesday of every month, October 18, November 15, and December 20, 1:30-3:00 pm

Join us for an afternoon of fun and coloring. Please bring your own coloring book and pencils.

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Just For Men: Diner Talk

At First Watch, Park Central – 3110 North Central Ave., Phoenix

3rd Friday of every month, October 20 November 17, and December 15, 10:00-11:30 am

Come and enjoy a cup of coffee or breakfast (breakfast is on your own) and some good conversation with other men in the community.

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A Walk in the Garden

A Walk in the Garden

At Desert Botanical Garden – 1201 North Galvin Parkway, Phoenix, AZ  85008

Saturday, November 11th, 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Take a stroll in the garden all while admiring the Jun Kaneko Sculpture Exhibit.  Bold, colorful and monumental are all words that describe the work of ceramic artist Jun Kaneko. Exhibition at the Garden will include approximately 20 large-scale ceramic and bronze sculptures placed along the Garden’s trails.  Please meet at the Main Entrance at 11:30 am.

 

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Holiday Light Bus Tour

Holiday Light Bus Tour

Friday, December 8, 6:00-8:30 pm

Enjoy the Holiday Season as you see light shows and inflatable displays on this tour. Come by yourself or with your family and get into the holiday spirit.  All ages welcome.  Limited space.  **Priority given to those who have not yet attended a previous tour**

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Coffee Talk with CSCAZ

At Carrie’s Cafe– Sun City West – 13576 W. Camino Del Sol, Suite 7

3rd Monday of every Month, October 16, November 20, and December 18, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Join CSCAZ during this social time to meet other people in the community who are impacted by cancer.

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YOUTH AND TEEN
For more information about our youth, teen and family program, please contact Carrie Cantrell at (602) 712-1006 or ccantrell@cscaz.org. Our Teen Program is presented by The Bidstrup Foundation.
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Teen Events: For ages 13-21
  • Teen Taco Night

3rd Thursday of every month, October 19, November 16, and December 21, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

In partnership with Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels.

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  • Teen Pajama Jams

Fridays, October 6 and November 17, 5:30-8:00 pm

Each month there will be a new activity to enjoy with your friends! Wear your favorite PJs and come ready for laughter.

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  • Teen Beats

Saturday, November 11, 3:00 – 5:00 pm

Join the Young Artist Society for a workshop on the fundamentals of music, beat making, lyric writing, and entrepreneurship. An introduction into how creating music enhances our lives.

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  • Teen Deck the Halls Party

Saturday, December 16, 12:00 – 3:00 pm

Come join us for this year’s teen holiday party in your best holiday wear as you compete in fun and crazy competitions that can only occur at this wonderful time of the year!

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Family Services: For families with Children up to age 18
  • Family Make & Create

Saturday, October 14, 3:00-5:00 PM

All CSCAZ families with children are welcome to attend this afternoon of creativity provided through a partnership with HopeKids and the Smiles & Sunshine Foundation.  Younger children will have the opportunity to make their own Halle Lulu Dolls and participate in other fun crafts.  TEENS:  Come ready to finish those Comfort Kits for other teens in the hospital!

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  • Trunk or Treat Spooktacular – Dia de los Muertos

Saturday, October 28, 5:30 – 8:00 pm

Join us for a ‘Ghoulishly” fun night of tricks and treats for the entire family. Come experience the Día de los Muertos altar too!

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  • For the Parents:  Frankly Speaking About Cancer-“What Do I Tell the Kids?”
  • For the Kids:  Paint Your Story on Canvas

Saturday, November 4, 2:30 – 4:30 pm

Ever ask yourself, how much information should I tell my child about cancer?  Do they understand?  Come get all your questions answered in a Parents Only education session.  Children are welcome, but will be painting their “story” in a separate room.

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EAST VALLEY
Some Programs in the East Valley are offered at Desert Botanical Garden , which honors Melodie Lewis whose passion helped to bring support for those impacted by Cancer to the Garden. Additionally, Programs are offered at Via Linda Senior Center in an effort to be more accessible to East Valley residents.
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Drumming from the Heart

At Via Linda Senior Center -10440 East Via Linda, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

2nd Mondays of the Month, October 9, November 13, and December 11, 6:00-7:30 pm

Drumming from the Heart sessions provide a rhythmical and focused space for you to de-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. Led by REMO certified instructor Frank Thompson and psychologist Dr. David Engstrom.

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WEST VALLEY
Programs in the West Valley are offered at Bellevue Heights Church, Benevilla Family and Resource Center, Peoria Community Center, and a number of Sun Health Locations.
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Cancer Support Group at Benevilla

Benevilla – 13576 West Camino Del Sol, #22, Sun City West, AZ 85378

Mondays, October 2, November 6, and December 4, 9:30 – 11:00 am

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment.

 

Coffee Talk with CSCAZ

Carrie’s Café – 13576 W. Camino Del Sol #7, Sun City West, AZ  85375

3rd Monday of the Month

October 16, November 20, and December 18, 10:30 – 11:30 am

Join CSCAZ during this social time to meet other people in the community who are impacted by cancer.

Cooking for Health at Bellevue Heights Church

Cooking for Health

at Bellevue Heights Church

3rd Tuesday of the month:  October 17, November 21, and December 19, 10-11:30 am

Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment.    Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends.

Adelante Healthcare - Surprise
  • Healthy Cooking for Cancer

Wednesday, October 4, 10 – 11:30 am

Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment.

  • Cancer 101

Wednesday, October 18, 2-3:30 pm

Kathleen Bilak, PA-C,  teaches about what is cancer, how healthy cells work, how it begins, and common treatments.

  • Beading Class

Wednesday, November 1, 10 – 11:30 am

Create your own bracelet, all materials provided.

  • Gentle Yoga

Wednesday, November 15, 2-3:30 pm

Focus on breathwork and movement in relaxing postures held at a slow pace.  Perfect for those new to yoga or who have health restrictions.

  • Holiday Social

Wednesday, December 6, 10 – 11:30 am

Join in community to meet others and participate in fun holiday-themed activity.

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Healthy Meal Preparation for Cancer

At Sun Health:  The Colonnade – 19116 North Colonnade Way

1st and 3rd Friday of every month, October 6,20, November 3,17, and December 8, 10:00-11:00 am

Learn how to create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget.

Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends.

Cancer Support Group at The Colonnade

At the Colonnade:  19116 North Colonnade Way, Surprise, AZ  85374

3rd  Friday of the Month

October 20, November 17, and December 15, 2:00 – 3:30 pm

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment.

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