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Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center offers monthly support groups and services

The Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center (CJBCC) at Citizens Memorial Hospital offers a variety of support groups for cancer patients and their families. 

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Contacts:

Tamera Heitz-Peek
417-328-7245
theitz@citizensmemorial.com

CJBCC November Events

  • The American Cancer Society (ACS) will offer Look Good…Feel Better on Monday, Nov. 14 beginning at 1 p.m. at the CJBCC.  Look Good…Feel Better is designed for women ages 16 and older (currently undergoing treatment) that are dealing with hair loss and skin changes from chemotherapy and radiation.  Patients will learn specific skin, hair and make-up techniques unique to those undergoing treatment.  Attendees also take home a makeup package valued at $200.  Registration is required.  Call the ACS at 417-447-1475 to register.
  • The Cancer Support Community Alliance will meet on Friday, Nov. 18 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Bolivar Technical College. The group is for former and current cancer patients, their family members and caregivers.  For more information about the Cancer Support Community Alliance, contact Robert McMillan, LCSW at 417-328-7907. Bolivar Technical College is located at 1135 N. Oakland, Bolivar.
  • Save the date! Citizens Memorial Hospice is holding a special Lights of Remembrance open house on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. at the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center. Hosted by CMH Hospice staff, the evening will welcome the holiday season with entertainment provided by Bolivar High School, in addition to recognizing three individuals with special awards including Hospice Light Award, Hospice Partner in Care Award, and the Sue McCoy Hospice Service Award. The public is invited to attend and refreshments will be served.
  • The Cancer Center will be closed Nov. 24 and  25 for Thanksgiving.

The Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH is located at 1501 N. Oakland in Bolivar. A complete listing of support groups, meeting times and locations are available at citizensmemorial.com, Facebook or by contacting the CMH Information Center at 417-328-6010 or 888-328-6010.  

October 24, 2016

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center offers monthly support groups and services

The Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center (CJBCC) at Citizens Memorial Hospital offers a variety of support groups for cancer patients and their families. 

CJBCC November Events

  • The American Cancer Society (ACS) will offer Look Good…Feel Better on Monday, Nov. 14 beginning at 1 p.m. at the CJBCC.  Look Good…Feel Better is designed for women ages 16 and older (currently undergoing treatment) that are dealing with hair loss and skin changes from chemotherapy and radiation.  Patients will learn specific skin, hair and make-up techniques unique to those undergoing treatment.  Attendees also take home a makeup package valued at $200.  Registration is required.  Call the ACS at 417-447-1475 to register.
  • The Cancer Support Community Alliance will meet on Friday, Nov. 18 from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Bolivar Technical College. The group is for former and current cancer patients, their family members and caregivers.  For more information about the Cancer Support Community Alliance, contact Robert McMillan, LCSW at 417-328-7907. Bolivar Technical College is located at 1135 N. Oakland, Bolivar.
  • Save the date! Citizens Memorial Hospice is holding a special Lights of Remembrance open house on Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 5:15 to 6:30 p.m. at the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center. Hosted by CMH Hospice staff, the evening will welcome the holiday season with entertainment provided by Bolivar High School, in addition to recognizing three individuals with special awards including Hospice Light Award, Hospice Partner in Care Award, and the Sue McCoy Hospice Service Award. The public is invited to attend and refreshments will be served.
  • The Cancer Center will be closed Nov. 24 and  25 for Thanksgiving.

The Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH is located at 1501 N. Oakland in Bolivar. A complete listing of support groups, meeting times and locations are available at citizensmemorial.com, Facebook or by contacting the CMH Information Center at 417-328-6010 or 888-328-6010.