Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine Telecasts Dempsey Center Educational Classes
To help ease the journey through a cancer diagnosis for those living in
Maine, the Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine has partnered with the
Dempsey Center to make their educational classes available to the Norway
area. Using the Dempsey Connects virtual platform, clients of the Cancer
Resource Center of Western Maine will be able to participate in select classes
within their Norway Center or virtually from the comfort of their own home.
These telecasted classes will allow clients across the state access high-quality
program and encourage connection between those who have been impacted
Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine clients can sign up for any of
these classes by calling the Center at (207) 890-0329 or email us
Programs offered October – December 2022 will include:
The Next Chapter: Support After Cancer Treatment (VIRTUAL) –
Wednesdays, November 2nd thru December 9th, 5:00 – 6:30pm
When cancer treatment ends the impact of cancer can often continue. Join
us for this 5-week series to learn techniques for coping with the new physical
and emotional reality of your post-treatment cancer journey. While
connecting with other survivors, learn the importance of eating well-coupled
with strategies to optimize your diet, identify how movement and fitness can
care for your body and mind, and explore how complementary therapies can
improve your well-being.
• Nov 2 – Connect with others in a similar place in their cancer journey
• Nov 9 - Emotional realities post-treatment
• Nov 16 – Movement + Fitness strategies post-treatment
• Nov 23 – No meeting
• Nov 30 - Optimizing nutrition
• Dec 7 - Improving well-being through complementary therapies
Facilitators: Maureen Higgins, MSW; Judy Donnelly, RDN; Tish Caldwell,
Certified Oncology Fitness Instructor; Liz Como, LMT , Kailie Sullivan, LCSW.
This program is open to cancer patients at the end of treatment or
What to Eat During Cancer Treatment (HYBRID – Zoom or Live at
CRCofWM in Norway) – Wednesday, November 16th, 10:00 – 12:00pm
Cancer treatment can affect what you are able to eat and how your
bodyhandles food. Join us to learn basic information about maintaining
good nutrition to help you feel your best during cancer treatment.
Led by Kelly Falone, RDN, LD – this program is open to all Dempsey Center
& CRCofWM clients.
As with all Dempsey Center and Cancer Resource Center of Western Maine
services, these telecasted programs will be provided at no cost.