The 27th National Cancer Survivor’s Day, which was celebrated this year on Sunday, June 1, is an annual, worldwide “Celebration of Life” held in hundreds of communities throughout the US, Canada, and beyond.

Once again, the Joan Karnell Supportive Care Program at ACC PAH strives to enforce the national initiative to improve the care of cancer patients as they transition from active treatment to survivorship. For the second year, the ACC PAH is kicking cancer survivorship celebrations up a notch with events throughout the whole month of June. Resources, education, support and empowerment for survivors and their loved ones and caregivers, are available as we focus on our out-patients undergoing treatment and follow-up at all our treatment sites – Medical Oncology, Infusion, Radiation Oncology, and Penn Medicine Radnor – as well as our inpatients on 6 Schiedt and 5 Cathcart.

June Cancer Survivorship Calendar – Remaining Events

For more information on any program or event contact Marylou Osterman at 215-829-6466.

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June 16
Pet Therapy with Brealey

June 17
Yoga for Cancer Patients
Old Pine Community Center
Tuesday, from 5:30-7 p.m.
To register, email:  m@michellestortx.com or call 215-242-1366.

June 18
Walkabout: Looking in, Looking Out
Mindfulness Based Art Therapy
ACC PAH 2nd Floor Conference Room
4:30-7 p.m.
To register, call 215-829-8700

Shiatsu Therapy

June 19
Shiatsu Therapy
Open Studio Art Therapy

June 24
Yoga for Cancer Patients
Old Pine Community Center

June 25
Walkabout: Looking in, Looking Out
Mindfulness Based Art Therapy

Easy Breezy Summer Cooking!
Demonstration Cooking Program
ACC PAH 1st Floor Conference Room
5-7 p.m.
To register, call 215-829-6560

June 26
Easy Breezy Summer Cooking!
Demonstration Cooking Program
ACC PAH 1st Floor Conference Room
2-4 p.m.
To register, call 215-829-6560

Open Studio Art Therapy


June 30
Pet Therapy with Brealey