Frankly Speaking About Cancer®
This is Cancer Support Community’s landmark cancer education series, providing sound medical and psychological information for cancer patients and their loved ones. Through a variety of print, online, and in-person programs we present information about cancer in a conversational way. Having trusted, easy to understand information that demystifies life with cancer can help you and your loved ones feel better about the choices you make about managing your cancer care.
For a complete list of our Frankly Speaking About Cancer series, please visit our national website.
Educational workshops are offered every month on a variety of topics like the ones listed below. For a complete list of these changing programs, visit our Program Calendar.
- Ask the Nurse (various topics)
- Navigating Medical Insurance
- Take Control of Your Healthcare & Financial Future
- Boogeyman in the Closet: How to Live Fully in the Face of Cancer
- And more!
Free Cancer Education Materials and Programs
Best of all, our materials and programs are free to patients and loved ones. Our materials are reviewed by medical experts including oncologists, nurses, social workers, and patient advocacy groups and even patients and caregivers. In our books, you will see pictures and read quotes from real people dealing with the topic of the book. In our workshops you will have a chance to ask questions of medical experts, patients and other experts.