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New to Cancer Support Community Arizona?

If you have never attended programs with us before, the first step is to attend a newcomer meeting. We will walk you through the process and help guide you to programs that are best for you!

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July Newcomer Meetings

Tuesday, July 9th & 23rd – 6 PM 

Wednesday, July 3rd, 17th & 31st – 10 AM

August Newcomer Meetings

Tuesday, August 6th & 20th – 6 PM

Wednesday, August 14th & 28th – 10 AM

 

September Newcomer Meetings

Tuesday, September 3rd & 17th – 6 PM

Wednesday, September 11th & 25th – 10 AM

 

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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.

Before attending your first support group, you must attend a Pre-Group Orientation. This one on one meeting will ensure you are placed in the appropriate support group that can best support your specific cancer journey. 

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Weekly Participant and Family Support Groups

Day and Evening Options Available At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004 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 At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004 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:Carcinoid, Lung, Multiple Myeloma, Ovarian, Breast and Pancreatic.

Carcinoid: July 13, August 10, September 14 at 12:30-2:30 pm

Lung: July 13, August 10, September 14 at 12:30-2:00 pm

Multiple Myeloma: August 1, September 5 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Ovarian: July 20, August 17, September 21, 9:00-10:30 am

Breast: July 20, August 17, September 21 at 10:00 am – 11:30 am

Pancreatic: July 13, August 10, September 14 at 10:00-11:30 am

Grief and Loss Support Group

July 11 & 25, August 8 & 22, September 12 & 26 at 1:00 – 2:30 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

These professionally facilitated monthly support groups are for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. The group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions.

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Cancer Support Group (West Valley)

Wednesdays, 10:00 – 11:30 am

At Ottawa University in Surprise

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone impacted by a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment. Open to both diagnosed and family.  

KidSupport Kamp

July 6th and 7th, 10-3pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Similar to the 6-week version of the program, KidSupport Kamp teaches children tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family while also enjoying summer! There will be several fun summertime activities mixed in with cancer-related support activities. Open to kids who have been diagnosed with cancer and those with a family member with cancer. Lunch and snacks provided. Limited spaces available. For ages 6-12.

Grupo de Apoyo

Julio 9, Julio 23, Agosto 6, Agosto 20, Septiembre 10 y Septiember 24 de 6 a 7:30 pm

A CSCAZ campus principal: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias.

 

 

 

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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Care for the Caregiver

Wednesday, July 31 from 5-6pm 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

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. 

Facebook Live

Facebook Live: Common Cancer Myths  

Are there common misunderstandings about cancer in your group of friends? Do you have your own misunderstandings you’d like clarification on? Join this educational presentation as our guest speaker explores the common cancer concerns and talks about what’s real and what’s not.

Thursday, August 8 at 12pm 

Facebook Live: Debunking Mammography Myths  

Women are required to get mammogram exams completed on an annual basis, but did you know there are different kinds of mammograms to choose from? Most women are unaware of their options and the benefits and challenges of each. Join Solis Mammography as they clarify common mammography confusions amongst women and caregivers.

Thursday, September 19 at 12pm 

Live on Facebook!

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Immunotherapy

Thursday, August 15 from 5-6:30pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

This workshop offers information on one of the newest discoveries and treatments for cancer, immunotherapy. You are invited to join us as we learn how the immune system interacts with cancer, treatments that are currently available as well as treatments that are being developed, and tips to manage common side effects.

Family Education: Oral Health for Cancer Care

Saturday, August 24, 11-12pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Debbie Holexa, RDH, MAEd, retired Dental Hygiene Program Director at Mesa Community College will talk about what every cancer patient needs to know regarding oral health care. Learn what to do before, during and after treatment to support your oral health needs.

Seniors and Exercise

Tuesday, August 27 from 1:30-3pm

At Sun Health Center for Health & Wellbeing
Call (623)207-1703 to register

Exercise has many physical and mental benefits for all, but did you know there are some exercises that are more suited to your age range? Join this educational presentation and learn about the exercise practices that are going to benefit the appropriate areas in your body.  

 

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The Privilege of Planning End of Life

Wednesday, August 28 from 1-2:30pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

You can leave your family scrambling to make arrangements or you can take charge and decide what your last wishes will include. No matter your socioeconomic status or whether it’s happening in months, years, or decades down the road, join the panel of five experts as they discuss Advanced Directives, Wills, Hospice Care, Palliative Care, and Funeral Arrangements.

The Latest on Multiple Myeloma

Thursday, September 5 from 10-11:30am

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Join Dr. Sumit Madan as he presents the latest research on Multiple Myeloma, treatment options, side effects, and ways to manage the side effects. Q&A will be available at the end.

 

Survivorship Care Plans

Wednesday, September 25 from 5-6pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Do you know what should be in your survivorship care plan? Which medical providers should be adding to your care plan? How can you access your own plan? Participate in this informative seminar as our guest speaker discusses the ins and outs of survivorship care plan and the helpful questions to ask your medical team.

 

Lunch & Learn

Each month we invite you to join us and lean about a topic related to cancer care and survivorship. Experts form Banner University Medical Center Phoenix will share insights, treatment options, and much more! Lunch is provided.

Lunch and Learn: Head & Neck Cancer
August 9, 2019 12:00 – 1:00 pm
At Banner University Medical Center Phoenix

Lunch and Learn: Thyroid Cancer
September 6, 2019 12:00 – 1:00 pm
At Banner University Medical Center Phoenix

 

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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Sound Healing Meditation

Mondays, July 1, August 5, September 9, 5:45 – 6:45 PM 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Meditating has many benefits for the mind, body and soul. Experience a new kind of sound therapy that uses a variety of vibration sounds to relax your mind and body.

Strength and Balance

Every Monday, 12-1 pm; every Wednesday, 11-12 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

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

Gentle Yoga

Every Tuesday, 6-7 pm 

Every Wednesday, 12:15 -1:15 pm 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

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.

Next Step Yoga

Every Thursday Time: 10:30 – 11:30 AM 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Designed for students who want to deepen their practice and are ready to use the foundation they have created in Gentle Yoga, the emphasis will be on increasing strength, creating

Healing through Movement

Wednesdays, 5-6 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Learn to connect to what your body tells you it needs by mixing focused awareness with simple movement. Layering these simple movements over one another we will create a guided moving practice to encourage healing and confidence.  

Drumming From the Heart

Mondays, July 8, August 12, September 9, 6-7:30pm  

At Via Linda Senior Center 

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.

Expressive Arts Class

Thursdays, January 10, February 7, March 7, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Thursdays, January 24, February 21, March 21, 6:00 – 8:00 pm Locations: For January – Wooden Art at Walter Hive, 6435 E. Thomas Rd, Scottsdale, For February – Drawing Class Main Campus 360 East Palm Lane, Phoenix, For March – Decorating Planters, Main Campus 360 East Palm Lane, Phoenix

Expressive Arts focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through various artistic methods. No experience necessary. Materials are provided.

Cooking for Cancer

Thursday, January 24, February 28, March 28, 1:30 – 2:30 pm

At CSCAZ Main Campus

January – Healing Broths; February – Healthy Soups; March – Cozy up to Cabbage  

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Tai Chi

Every Thursday, 12-1 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

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

Yoga for Relaxation & Restoration

Fridays, July 12 & 26, August 9 & 23, September 13 & 27, 10-11am

At Banner University Medical Center Phoenix

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.

Healthy Meal Preparation for Cancer  (West Valley)

Fridays, July 19, August 2 & 16, September 6Time: 10:00 – 11:00 am

At The Colonnade (Sun Health), Da Vinci Room, 19116 N. Colonade Way, Surprise

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.

July 19– Healthy Mixology 

August 2 – Healthy Frozen Treats 

August 16 – Lovely Lentils 

September 6 – Cooking for One or Two 

 

Cooking for Cancer

Thursdays, July 25, August 22, September 26, 1:30 – 2:30 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Create easy, tasty, and affordable dishes for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment.

Recipes and tasting included.
July 25– Cold Soups; August 22– Nuts & Seeds; September 26– Pesto Presto.

Expressive Arts

Thursdays, July 11, August 1, September 5, 10 am – 12 pm, July 18, August 8, September 19, 6-8 pm

No experience required and materials provided.
July – “Chigirie” A Japanese art form that uses colored paper torn to create images and may resemble watercolor painting. Create your portrait using this method with Guest Artist Debi Siegert. At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

August – Youwill learn Woodworking and make a bird house to take home. At the Walter Dome: 6435 E. Thomas Road, Scottsdale, Arizona 85251.

September – Acrylic pour painting is a fun and interesting art technique that creates beautiful, unique and one of a kind paintings. Create your own pour painting with Guest Artists Laurel Smith. At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Teen/Family Art Hour

All from 1:00-3:00 pm

Saturday, July 20 (Mosaics with Found Objects),
August 17 (New School Year Vision Boards),
September 21(Sketchbook Saturday)

Drumming From the Heart (East Valley)

Monday, December 10th, January 14th, February 11th, March 11th,  6:00 – 7:15 pm

Via Linda Senior Center, 10440 E. Via Linda, Scottsdale

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.

Mindfulness

Mondays, July 8, August 26, September 23, 5-6 pm 

At CSCAZ main campus 

Be lead in an interactive session on mindfulness- reducing your stress and increasing your sense of well-being.

 

SOCIAL CONNECTIONS

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

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Survivor Social

Tuesdays, July 9, July 23, August 13, August 27, September 10, September 24, 1:30-3pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. (Un momento para conectarse y crear nuevas amistades con otras personas que reciben tratamiento para el cáncer.) CLICK TO REGISTER

Book Club

3rd Tuesday of every month, July 16, August 20, September 17, 12 – 1:30 pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Bring a sack lunch and discuss our book of the month.
July- Before We Were Yours by Lisa Wingate
August- The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
September- A Manual for Cleaning Women by Lucia Berlin

 Are you a survivor looking to make new connections? Come join a tight knit group of people who you can relate to. Light snacks, games and refreshments will be provided.

Adult Social: Needlepoint Canvas Coaster

 July 16, 1:30-2:30pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Join us to socialize in a fun activity with friends old and new. Participate in the activity or just come keep us company! Practice your stitching and create coasters for your home or as a gift while strengthening manual dexterity. For beginner and experienced stitchers alike! Interested in facilitating an activity? Contact Marek at MLubomirski@CSCAZ.org

Adult Social: Take Note! DIY Journal Making

August 20, 1:30-2:30pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Join us to socialize in a fun activity with friends old and new. Participate in the activity or just come keep us company! Create a unique journal that you can use to record daily events, take notes, or capture brilliant ideas and illustrations. Record this chapter of your life and envision the future using your newly crafted journal. Interested in facilitating an activity? Contact Marek at MLubomirski@CSCAZ.org

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Adult Social: Bottle Full of Sunshine, Affirmation Jars!

September 17, 1:30-2:30pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Join us to socialize in a fun activity with friends old and new. Participate in the activity or just come keep us company! Simple to create, yet so powerful when being used. Affirmations help develop our positive self-talk and, with practice, strengthens self-esteem and overall happiness. Fill up your jar with sunshine to use daily at home or share with a loved one. Interested in facilitating an activity? Contact Marek at MLubomirski@CSCAZ.org

 

 

Men's Social: Eat and Play, Poker & Dominos

September 3 from 1-3pm

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Inviting all CSCAZ gents to get together and enjoy a relaxing day out doing something fun and interactive with others. This special Men’s Social will be on-site at Cancer Support Community Arizona as we celebrate community with poker & dominoes fun while enjoying lunch together. Practice your card and tiles skills with friends new and old! Lunch is provided. 

 

 

 

Men's Social: Spider-Man:Far from Home

July 2, 12:40pm  

At AMC Arizona Center 24

Inviting all CSCAZ gents to get together and enjoy a relaxing day out doing something fun and interactive with others. Join us for a movie theater outing to see the new Spider-Man: Far From Home. Register at CSCAZ.org as there are limited tickets. Meet in the lobby at 12:40pm for popcorn and snacks. Showtime is 1:10pm.

Men's Social Outing: Herd Museum

August 13, 1-3pm  

At the Heard Museum 

Inviting all CSCAZ gents to get together and enjoy a relaxing day out doing something fun and interactive with others. The internationally acclaimed Heard Museum is one of the best places to experience the myriad of cultures and art of American Indians of the Southwest. Join us from 1-3pm with a guided tour at 1:30pm. Register at CSCAZ.org as there are limited tickets.

 

Adult Social: Piazzola-the Genius of Tango

Saturday, August 17, 7:30pm  

at Paradise Valley United Methodist Church  

Red Rocks Music Festival presents “Piazzola- the Genius of Tango,” an unforgettable performance that will make you feel like dancing! Performed by Grammy-Award Nominated violinist Elmira Darvarova, New York Philharmonic hornist Howard Wall, and Pianist Thomas Weaver.  Showtime is 7:30pm at Paradise Valley United Methodist Church. Register at CSCAZ.org as there are limited tickets.

 

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.

Teen Events (Ages 13 – 21)

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Teen/Family Art Hour

Saturdays, July 20, August 17, September 21, 1:00-3:00 pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Bring your whole family to get artsy for this monthly tradition! July 20: Mosaics with Found Objects, August 17: New School Year Vision Boards, September 21: Sketchbook Saturday. Light refreshments

Teen Rock the House: How to DJ

Saturday, July 27, 1-3pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Mic check 1-2, 1-2. Calling all teens ages 13-21for an amazing opportunity to learn how to spin turntables and receive guidance on becoming a DJ with local sensation DJ EC Rock. Find your inner groove and have a chance to learn from one of the best!

Teen Back-to-School Pamper Day

Saturday, July 28, 11-2pm  

At Coiffeur’s Salon: 1024 N 1st Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003

At Coiffeur’s Salon. Guys and Gals ages 13-21, come get a fresh haircut and style so you are ready to head back to school, and you can also enjoy getting your makeup and nails done!

 

Teen Back-to-School Bash

Sunday, August 11, 1-3pm  

At Amanda Hope Rainbows Angels: 340 E Coronado Rd Ste 100, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Amanda Hope Rainbows Angels and Cancer Support Community Arizona invites all teen cancer, blood disorder, and life-threatening illness warriors, survivors, and siblings 12-20 years old to CSCAZ for an End-of-Summer / Back-to-school party with food, cool prizes, and fun competitions!

 

Teen Game Night

Saturday, September 7, 6-8pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Come relax with other teens for an evening filled with fun and games!  Dinner is provided and open to all ages 13-21.

Teens Outing: Roller Skating

Saturday, August 24, 1:30-3:30pm  

At FLC Fitness Center: 5757 N Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85012

Teens! Join us for a fun afternoon of roller skating at FLC Fitness Center’s indoor skating rink. Move and groove to the beat while you skate with friends old and new. Roller skates, snacks, and refreshments are provided. Open to ages 13-21.

Youth Events (Ages 7 – 12)

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KidSupport Kamp

July 6th and 7th, 10-3pm 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

KidSupport Kamp teaches children tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family while also enjoying summer! There will be several fun summertime activities mixed in with cancer-related support activities. Open to kids who have been diagnosed with cancer and those with a family member with cancer. Lunch and snacks provided on both days. July 6th and 7th from 10am-3pm. Limited spaces available. For ages 6-12.

KidSupport Kamp enseña a los niños herramientas para enfrentar un diagnóstico de cáncer en la familia mientras disfrutan del verano. Habrá varias actividades divertidas de verano combinadas con actividades de apoyo relacionadas con el cáncer. Abierto a niños que han sido diagnosticados con cáncer y aquellos con un familiar con cáncer. Almuerzo y meriendas serán proporcionados los dos días. Serán, 6 y 7 de julio de 10 a 3pm para niños de edades de 6-12. Los cupos disponibles son limitados.

Family Services (for families with children up to age 18)

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Family Art Hour

Saturdays, July 20, August 17, September 21, 1:00-3:00 pm  

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Bring your whole family to get artsy for this monthly tradition

July 20: Mosaics with Found Objects, August 17: New School Year Vision Boards, September 21: Sketchbook Saturday

Light refreshments and snacks provided. (Traiga toda la familia y aprenda una nueva manualidad artística. Bocadillos y refrescos serán proveídos. Clase en ingles). 

Family Outing: The Addams Family

Thursday, July 25 at 7pm 

at Herberger Theater Center 

Bring the whole family and join us for the Addams Family, a new musical comedy at the incredible Herberger Theater! It’s the ultimate nightmare:  daughter Wednesday, the ultimate Princess of Darkness, has grown up and fallen in love…with a sweet young man from a respectable family! While her parents wonder Where Did We Go Wrong, all Wednesday wants is One Normal Night – but everything is about to change as they host a dinner for her fiancé and his parents. Whether seasoned with “salt, pepper, or cyanide,” this is one family dinner you won’t forget!

KidSupport Kamp

July 6th and 7th, 10-3pm 

At Main Campus: 360 E. Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

KidSupport Kamp teaches children tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family while also enjoying summer! There will be several fun summertime activities mixed in with cancer-related support activities. Open to kids who have been diagnosed with cancer and those with a family member with cancer. Lunch and snacks provided on both days. July 6th and 7th from 10am-3pm. Limited spaces available. For ages 6-12.

KidSupport Kamp enseña a los niños herramientas para enfrentar un diagnóstico de cáncer en la familia mientras disfrutan del verano. Habrá varias actividades divertidas de verano combinadas con actividades de apoyo relacionadas con el cáncer. Abierto a niños que han sido diagnosticados con cáncer y aquellos con un familiar con cáncer. Almuerzo y meriendas serán proporcionados los dos días. Serán, 6 y 7 de julio de 10 a 3pm para niños de edades de 6-12. Los cupos disponibles son limitados.

 

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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Expressive Arts: Woodworking

Thursday, August 1, 10 am – 12 pm or Thursday, August 8, 6-8 pm 

The Walter Dome: 6425 E Thomas Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

These sessions will be held off site at The Walter Dome – You will learn Woodworking and make a bird house to take home.

Please only register for one of the classes!

Drumming from the Heart

2nd Monday of each month, July 8, August 12, September 9, 6-7:30pm 

Via Linda Senior Center: 10440 E Vía Linda, Scottsdale, AZ 85258

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.

Adult Social Outing: Piazzola- the Genius of Tango

Saturday, August 17, 7:30pm 

Paradise Valley Methodist Church:  4455 E Lincoln Dr, Paradise Valley, AZ 85253

Red Rocks Music Festival presents “Piazzola- the Genius of Tango,” an unforgettable performance that will make you feel like dancing! Performed by Grammy-Award Nominated violinist Elmira Darvarova, New York Philharmonic hornist Howard Wall, and Pianist Thomas Weaver.  Showtime is 7:30pm at Paradise Valley United Methodist Church. Register at CSCAZ.org as there are limited tickets.

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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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Healthy Meal Preparation for Cancer

Fridays, July 19, August 2 & 16, September 6, 10-11am  

At Sun Health (The Colonnade) 19116 North Colonnade Way, Surprise, AZ  85374

To register, call (623)207-1703 

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.

June 21-Summer Salads, July 19– Healthy Mixology, August 2 – Healthy Frozen Treats, August 16 – Lovely Lentils, September 6 – Cooking for One or Two.

 

Seniors and Exercise

Tuesday, August 27 from 1:30-3pm 

At Sun Health (The Colonnade) 

Exercise has many physical and mental benefits for all, but did you know there are some exercises that are more suited to your age range? Join this educational presentation and learn about the exercise practices that are going to benefit the appropriate areas in your body.

 

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Cancer Support Group

Every Wednesday, 10-11:30 am 

at Ottawa University in Surprise 

This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone impacted 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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PROGRAMA LATINO

Nuestros servicios son siempre 100% gratuitos para quienes están en su viaje contra el cáncer y sus familias.

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Preguntale al Experto: Cancer de Seno
Sábado, 8 de septiembre

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Presentación se enfocará en los recursos disponibles del cáncer de seno y podrá hacerle preguntas a un experto del hospital. Bocadillos y bebidas incluido.

Vida Saludable
Segundo lunes del mes, 9 de julio, 13 de agosto, 10 de septiembre. 6:00 – 7:00 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

¡Vivir saludable es muy importante! En estos meses aprenderemos a cómo manejar el estrés y como movernos para sentirnos mejor con Johanne Lauktien, instructora certificada.

Loteria Y Pirinola
Jueves 26 de julio de 6:00 – 7:00 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Digamos “¡Buenas!” con la lotería. Vengan a divertirse con su familia y amigos mientras jugamos lotería y le damos vuelta al juguete tradicional de México, la pirinola.

Grupo de Apoyo
17 y 31 de julio, 7 y 21 de agosto, 4 y 18 de septiembre

 6:00 – 7:00 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias.

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Cocinando Con Mari

Cuarto lunes del mes: 23 de julio, 13 de agosto, 10 de septiembre.

6:00 – 7:00 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

¡Comer saludable es muy importante! En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso con Mari, Nutrióloga.

Celebrando la Cultura Latina
sabado 29 de septiembre, 5:00 – 7:30 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

¡Piñatas, música, familia y más! Qué bonita es la cultura Latina. Acompáñenos a celebrar diferentes culturas Latinas con comida, juegos, y entretenimiento.

Navegando la Experiencia del Cancer
Sabado 25 de agosto, 9:30 am – 2 PM

en el campus principal, 360 E Palm Lane, Phoenix, AZ 85004

Este taller informativo le va ayudar entender la importancia de una vida saludable. El taller se enfocará en nutrición, con una demostración de comida, técnicas de relajamiento y mucho más. Almuerzo incluido.

Palabras de Cariño
Cada primer y tercer lunes del mes: 2 y 16 de julio, 6 y 20 de agosto, 17 de septiembre

6:00 – 7:30 PM

en el campus principal

Palabras de cariño duran toda la vida. Venga y escriba cartas de apoyo para las familias con cáncer que están internadas o para cualquier persona que le brindo apoyo a usted durante los tiempos más necesarios. Clase en español e inglés.

 

VIRTUAL SUPPORT SERVICES

We know that you can’t always make it to one of the programs listed above. to better facilitate participation, we have added VIRTUAL support!

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CanSurround
This free online resource allows you to access services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week! CanSurround includes medical checklists, journaling, relaxation exercises, thought records, educational resources and more.
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Facebook Live: Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Metastatic Breast Cancer
Thursday, September 27, LIVE at 6:00 PM

On the Cancer Support Community Arizona Facebook Page

Jasgit Sachdev, MD, Director of Breast and GYN Early Trials at HonorHealth Research Institute leads this informative discussion around the specific needs that women facing metastatic breast cancer face.  Learn about treatment options, managing side effects and the latest research information.  Note: There will be both an in-person presentation and an opportunity to join via Facebook Live.

Facebook Live: HPV Prevention and Cancer
Wednesday, September 19, LIVE at 12:30 PM

On the Cancer Support Community Arizona Facebook Page

Dr. Natalie Godbee, DO, Gynecologic Oncologist with Cancer Treatment Centers of America discusses why HPV prevention is so important and how it can impact a future cancer diagnosis.

 

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