will be diagnosed with cancer this year.
Patient Financial Assistance Program
"Provides free cancer screenings to individuals of Northeast Louisiana"
- Breast / Cervical Cancer Screening: January
- Colon / Rectal Cancer Screening: March
- Skin Cancer Screening: May
- Prostate Cancer Screening: September
Provides liquid supplements for cancer patients based on a nutritional assessment and needs interview conducted by a licensed nutritionist.
CANCER SURVIVOR'S DAY CELEBRATION
Recognizes the courage and determination of cancer patients and their families in their victory over cancer by promoting National Cancer Survivor's Day® each June.
EDUCATIONAL AND RESOURCE MATERIALS
Makes available information on cancers and related topics to patients and the general public.
Provides professionals qualified to speak on cancer prevention and detection as well as related issues to organizations, church groups, businesses, etc.
HEALTH EDUCATION FUNDING
Provides funding for a ULM Nursing Oncology Class.
Awards grants to the University of Louisiana at Monroe's School of Pharmacy for cancer-related research.
Conducts programs focusing on cancer-related topics. The programs are open to patients, survivors, family members, caregivers and medical personnel.