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AtlantiCare's Cancer Care Institute offers monthly, one hour classes to newly diagnosed cancer patients, their families and caregivers.

Preparing for Chemotherapy

In this  one  hour class, you  will  learn:

  • What chemotherapy is and how it works
  • How to manage the possible side effects
  • The emotional impact of chemotherapy
  • Resources and support programs are available
  • Answers to your questions and concerns

More about this class

  • Classes are facilitated by an oncology nurse and social worker, as well as a staff member of Gilda's Club South Jersey.
  • Opportunities to network with the staff and other attendees.
  • Light refreshments will be provided.
  • Educational materials are available.
  • Free of charge.
  • Open to all regardless of where they will be receiving their chemotherapy.
  • Classes are held in the AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, Woodlands Conference Room, located in Egg Harbor Township, NJ.

Call 1-888-569-1000 for information and registration, or click here to register online.

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Preparing for Radiation Therapy

In this  one  hour class, you  will  learn:

  • What radiation therapy is and how it works
  • How to manage the possible side effects
  • The emotional impact of radiation therapy
  • Resources and support programs are available
  • Answers to your questions and concerns

More about this class

  • Classes are facilitated by an oncology-certified nurse and social worker
  • Opportunities to network with  the staff and other attendees.
  • Light refreshments will be provided.
  • Educational materials are available.
  • Free of charge.
  • Open to all regardless of where they will be receiving their  radiation.
  • Classes are held in the AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, Woodlands Conference Room, located in Egg Harbor Township, NJ.

Call 1-888-569-1000 for information and registration, or click here to register online.

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