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Oct 17

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Rock the Red Door Benefit Concert

Visit RockTheRedDoor.com to purchase your tickets! HandBid online auction will go live Saturday, October 21st!

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Oct 09

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Open Enrollment

Open Enrollment Open Enrollment is just around the corner for many people. Now is a great time to compare plans to determine your potential medical expenses for the coming year. Below are some tips and suggestions when looking at the new plans for 2018. Will you still be in treatment for cancer in 2018? Take […]

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Sep 19

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Hear from the Volunteer: Anne Brady

Meet October’s Volunteer of the Month Anne Brady I am a retired RISD school teacher and I learned about CSCNT through a friend. I enjoy working at the hostess desk because I get to greet members and visitors to the clubhouse. I enjoy making reminder calls to members about upcoming events and chit-chatting with everyone […]

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Aug 31

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HURRICANE HARVEY CANCER PATIENTS/FAMILIES SUPPORT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: CSC National HQ – Henry Duong HDuong@cancersupportcommunity.org | 626-283-9563 CSC North Texas – Melissa Flynn Melissa@melissaflynnpr.com | 843-817-7653 HURRICANE HARVEY CANCER PATIENTS/FAMILIES SUPPORT: SUPPORT HOTLINE, RESOURCES, ONCOLOGY SERVICES   DALLAS, TX (August 31, 2017) – ...

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Aug 28

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¡Pide ayuda!

¡Pide ayuda! Es mas facil decir que hacerlo. ¿verdad? ¿Qué pasa si la gente dice que no? ¿Qué van a pensar mis amigos? No quiero imponer mis problemas a otros. No quiero contarle a la gente mis problemas personales. Mis amigos no querrán ayudar. ¿Cómo empiezo a preguntar? Cuando se trata de una enfermedad inesperada, […]

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Aug 25

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Consejos de la Especialista en Recursos de Cancer

Este mes de septiembre marcará el 2º aniversario de mi posición como Especialista en Recursos de Cáncer. En ese corto tiempo me he dado cuenta de que en muchos casos el acceso a recursos para la persona con cáncer puede ser un proceso. En algunos casos puede ser que no sepa a quién preguntar o […]

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Aug 03

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Hear from the Cancer Resource Specialist…

Ask for help! Easier said than done, right? What if people say no? What will my friends think? I don’t want to impose my problems on others? I don’t want to tell people my business. My friends won’t want to help? How do I begin to ask? When dealing with an unexpected illness such as […]

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Jul 05

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Hear from the Cancer Resource Specialist…

This September will mark the 2 year anniversary of my position as a Cancer Resource Specialist. In that short time I have quickly come to realize that in many instances accessing resources for the person with cancer can be a process. In some cases it might be that you may not know who to ask […]

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Apr 14

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Wigging Out: To Wig or not to Wig?

WIGGING OUT: To wig or not to wig? Why consider a wig? While wigs can offer privacy, convenience or transformation; the decision to wear a wig, or not, is a personal one. This series is designed to give you the information you need to make a choice based on facts, not fear. Having good information can […]

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Mar 24

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Hear from the Volunteer: Susan Conway

Hear from the Volunteer: Susan Conway My name is Susan, and I just completed my first year volunteering for Cancer Support Community North Texas. When the Jr. League of Dallas placed me as a special event volunteer, I had no idea the amazing and memorable journey I was about to embark on with CSCNT and […]

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Mar 15

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Thank you: Letters to our Volunteers

We could not do what we do without the help of volunteers, and April is Volunteer Appreciation Month! Volunteers – what would we do without you?! April is Volunteer Appreciation month, so this is the perfect time to say a huge “Thank You” to our many volunteers who do so much for us. Our Board […]

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Mar 01

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Hear from the Volunteer: DeeDee Stead McCrary

Hear from our Junior League of Dallas volunteer, DeeDee… My name is DeeDee, and I have been a volunteer for Cancer Support Community North Texas (CSCNT) since 2008. When I first began, the Clubhouse was still called Gilda’s Club, named in tribute to former Saturday Night Live cast member Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian […]

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Feb 10

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Open to Options

Making a Cancer Treatment Decision That Is Right For You Making a decision about cancer treatment can be an overwhelming experience for many people. Important decisions need to be made about treatment for new or recurrent cancer as well as ending treatment. Sometimes it is hard to know what questions to ask the doctor. One […]

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