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Caregiver Weeks

Caregiver Week consists of events and activities that concentrate on the educational, psychological, emotional, spiritual and physical needs of the caregiver. Activities throughout the week provide family and friends caring for cancer patients the opportunity to meet with other caregivers, to share unique concerns or just to share a cup of coffee or lunch.

Caregiver Week November 3-7 (flier)

Events ( please review the flier for more information on time schedules and locations)

Nov 3 - Caregiver Resource Fair ( Clark Clinic Lobby), The high cost of caring session,Young adult caregivers, You count too! and Afternoon meditation with Dr. Chaoul

Nov 4 - PIKNIC : Survivorship Series, Part 1 The resiliency of caregiving 12:30-1:45 p.m. Mays Clinic, Floor 1 (ACB1.2345) and at MD Anderson locations in the Bay Area, Katy, Sugarland and The Woodlands, Care for the Caregiver support group, Rotary House 12:30-1:30

Nov 5 - Caregiver Resource Fair, 9:30-11:30 a.m.( Clark Clinic Lobby), MD Anderson Support Connection, A creative moment : Make and take handmade greeting cards, ( Mays Clinic- Learning Center - ACB2.1120)

Nov 6 - Caregivers : I've got feelings too ! 12:00-1:00 p.m. Mays Clinic, Floor 2, Integrative Medicine Center, At the table cooking class ( ACB2.1049), Parenting matters : Talking with children about cancer , 1:30-2:30 ( ACB1.2325ab)

Nov 7 - Day Away to the Houston Zoo, 10:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. 


 For more information, call the Anderson Network at 713-792-2553.

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