Have you heard about the new New York State-sponsored community solar programs? It is owner and renter-friendly, has no starting costs, and guarantees to save you money on electricity. The best part is that through a partnership between the CRC and Astral Power you can sign up for community solar AND help raise money for CRC at
FLASH SALE! From Nov 25 to Dec 4 only! Perfect for your Holiday Shopping! 100% of commissions for all online purchases of Beautycounter’s safer, personal care products will be donated to CRC! Beautycounter is the leader in the green beauty movement, with advocacy & education at it’s core. They have safe & high performing products
Join millions of people around the 🌎 to show up, give back, and change our community. Click here to support CRC’s fundraising efforts! (if you don’t have Facebook, click here.) #GivingTuesday is a 24-hour online fundraising challenge to celebrate nonprofits across the globe with a vision of thousands of nonprofits working together to raise awareness, collect donations, and build
Know your options as you navigate cancer and health insurance. Open Enrollment Season for Medicare and Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) is NOW. Check out the updated Health Insurance Webinar Series by the OncoLink Team to help you make informed decisions about your health insurance options. The series includes six, free webinars available for you to listen
We are selling Texas Roadhouse gift cards! (Must be purchased FROM CRC, not from their website.) You choose the amount, and for every dollar we raise, they will donate 10% to CRC! The deadline to purchase a gift card is Dec. 9 so they can arrive in time for the holidays. The gift cards are
CRC/CMC Living Well With Cancer Workshops: Meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month from 5:30-7:00 pm at CRCFL (unless otherwise noted.) Parking available in the Elmira Savings Bank parking lot. Outside speakers will present various health-related topics including wellness and complementary medicine. For people dealing with any stage of cancer & their caregivers. Up Next: 12/17
November Question: “What is a Chemotherapy Port?” Our answer: A port is a useful device for many patients and providers. Most patients undergoing chemotherapy or blood disorder therapies can opt for the port. In general, a port catheter is inserted centrally into a main vein in upper chest, as an alternative for an IV catheter.
We would like to appreciate you and celebrate all that you do for your loved ones. We are planning a caregiver event in the near future and would love your feedback on the type of event & activities you would enjoy. Please click here to answer a brief survey to help us plan the event!
Chose us as your Charity of Choice at smile.amazon.com and they will donate a percentage of your purchase price to CRC.
Support CRC and grab some stocking stuffers while you’re at it! EVERYBODY loves these shirts! Stop by CRC, or purchase online.
WOW!! Thank you for participating in the 25th Annual Walkathon & 5K Run! We could not have asked for a more perfect day! And YOU are the reason this year’s event was such a HUGE success! Over 830 people walked or ran, and together we have raised over $177,000, helping to ensure that no one
Start your weekend with this fun and energizing activity! #waterexerciseclass WHO: Open to anyone who has been diagnosed with cancer PLUS: Their caregivers. WHEN: Saturdays, Nov. 9 – Dec. 14 TIME: 9:45 -10:45am PLACE: Island Health & Fitness pool INSTRUCTOR: Judy Urban FEE: $30 for the 6-wk session (not prorated for each class) FREE: For Island members REGISTER: Go to the front
Favorite Fall Beverages With the weather cooling down and flu-season upon us, I wanted to share two of my favorite warming fall beverages. Enjoy! 1. Herbal Chamomile Healing Tonic Packed full of immunity-boosting ingredients like ginger, lemon, honey and rosemary, this take on chamomile tea may help alleviate some of your symptoms when you’re
We are excited to present two new wellness classes this Fall. Registration is now open and you must register to participate because space is limited. Classes are offered for free to those individuals affected by or diagnosed with cancer, and will be held at the Cancer Resource Center. Call CRC at 607-277-0960 to register. Unconventional
CRC caregiver client Stacey Lehman writes to tell us about her husband’s forthcoming book. In ONE HUNDRED AUTOBIOGRAPHIES: A Memoir, David Lehman, the well-known poet, critic and the series editor for The Best American Poetry, tells the story of his (provisionally) victorious battle to defeat bladder cancer (Cornell University Press Hardcover; October 15, 2019; $22.95). During the
Purchase with purpose. Shop for back to school supplies at #AmazonSmiles and Amazon donates a percentage to CRC!
Thursday, September 12, 2019 from 5:30-7:30pm at the Hotel Ithaca Celebrate our 25th Anniversary year with our kick-off party. Enjoy refreshments, speakers, Photo Booth, and displays highlighting CRC’s history from 1994 to the present and honor the community of care that CRC creates with their programs and services …..because no one should face cancer alone. Free admission.
Join us on Saturday, Sept. 7 (10AM – 3PM) for a one day seminar on the science of cancer. Cornell graduate students and faculty will explain current and emerging research topics in lay language. Who’s invited? Everyone! We want to have a mix of community members (including those personally affected by cancer, family members, and the general
Order Fresh Fruit gifts from Edible Arrangements and 20% of your order will be donated to CRC!! Visit the store at 2300 N Triphammer Rd. or call Mike at the store at 607-391-2227 (do not order through website).
Just drop off your cans & bottles at the Bottle & Can Retrieval Center and tell them to credit them to the CRC account! Address 900 W State St, Ithaca, NY 14850 Store Hours (closed 1-1:30pm) Mon-Fri 8:00am – 6:00pm Sat 8:00am – 5:00pm Sun 10:00am – 4:00pm Phone (607) 256-1879
Join us for this special mural unveiling by local artist Maryam Adib CRC 5:30-6:30pm on Wednesday, August 7th Drinks & refreshments – All welcome! Made possible with funds from the Decentralization Program, a regrant program of the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New
Shirts are NOT included in the registration fee, but you can order them when registering. Shirts are $15/each. We have a unisex crew neck style & a ladies V-neck slim cut. CRC can set aside a shirt for 24 hours only.
We are celebrating our 25th year of providing services to people living with and affected by cancer. Please assist us in creating an inclusive, welcoming community of support and ensuring that no one faces cancer alone. Online PayPal (NO processing fees!) GiveGab Network for Good Angel Fund By Mail Fill out this form, and send a check
It’s our life saving mission and we’re bringing it to you! #mobilmammography Tuesday, November 26, from 1pm – 7pm Ithaca Free Clinic 521 W. Seneca St., Ithaca, NY We will be providing digital screening mammograms with 3D technology for women 35 years and older: To schedule an appointment, and preregister, please call: Lourdes Hospital Central Scheduling:
Live Streamed Videos from Living Well with Cancer Workshops 10.15.19 “RX:Exercise“ ~ Bailey Colvin 9.17.19 “Toxin Free Cleaning with Essential Oils – Supporting each other one drop at a time” ~ Danielle Prince 8.20.19 “Making Sense of Supplements” ~ Marilee Murphy, L.Ac, RN (Click here for a link to the presentation handout.) 7.16.19 “Forgiveness,Healing, and Hands On
We like to have feedback so we can improve our services. We have prepared a series of very short surveys, please visit the links below relating to the services that you have used. Multi-Services Assistance at the CRCFL office CRC staff and volunteers at Cayuga Medical Center The Boutique Support Groups If you prefer to
The Board of Directors and Staff of the Cancer Resource Center are pleased and excited to announce the appointment of Marilee Murphy as the new Executive Director. Marilee is a long standing resident of Ithaca and brings a strong background in health care and organizational leadership. She holds bachelor’s degrees in nutrition from Cornell University, and in nursing from Binghamton
Celebrate my birthday month, AND help me raise money for CRC in memory of Andy Norberg. Your contribution will make an impact for people in our community affected by cancer. Whether you donate $5 or $50, every little bit helps….because no one should face cancer alone. Thank you for your support!!
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR RESEARCH STUDY The purpose of this research study is to understand the impact breast cancer has on mothers in order to improve care. This study will include a phone interview, approximately 45 minutes to 1 hour, to share your experiences. Are you a mother over the age of 18? Have you finished
Gall Bladder Cancer Good Sources of Information National Cancer Institute: Gall Bladder Cancer Medline Plus: Gall Bladder Cancer American Cancer Society: Gall Bladder Cancer MacMillan Cancer Support (Great Britain): Gall Bladder Cancer Bile Duct Cancer (Cholangiocarcinoma) Good Sources of Information National Cancer Institute: Bile Duct Cancer Medline Plus: Bile Duct Cancer MacMillan Cancer Support (Great Britain): Bile Duct Cancer American Cancer
The CRC office is closed today; Tuesday February 12, 2019 due to current weather conditions
In Recognition and Appreciation of Cornell & the Campus-to-Campus Bus Cornell is such a big presence in our community that it’s easy to overlook how often it contributes to the well-being of those who live here. For the past several years, Cornell has quietly assisted thousands of area residents with cancer by providing free transportation to &
March 31, 2019 from 2 – 3:30pm First Congregational Church – 309 Highland Rd., Ithaca. Tickets can be purchased at gvgb.co/funnyithaca19 for $25/each. Thousands of area residents have connections with a local house of worship, and appreciate the important leadership and missions that are part of daily life. This work often includes support for local cancer patients and
The Cancer Resource Center and Cornell Work/Life are beginning a monthly support group for members of the Cornell community who have or have had cancer. Faculty, staff, students, and retirees who have been diagnosed with cancer are welcome. It’s an opportunity to meet one another, create a community of support, and learn about the resources available on campus and
Website Please visit our Website & Facebook page. There are sections targeted to community members and students, and one that encourages the development of partnerships in other communities. There’s also a twitter feed that highlights news that we think will be of interest to cancer researchers and the patient community. We”ll continue to add new content. In particular, we want to add profiles
VOLUNTEER with CRC………..it’s a win-win for everyone! YOU – improve your mental & physical health CLIENTS – know they don’t have to face cancer alone Volunteering is not just about making a difference in the lives of others, but also helps you feel good about doing good. Contact Sharon Kaplan, Director of Volunteers at email@example.com,
We have reference books you can use here at the center, an extensive lending library, and a limited number of cd’s. Categories of books and cd’s for lending include: cancer in general, breast and other cancers, complementary/alternative medicines, side effects, nutrition, caregiving, mind and body, biographical, social/environmental/political, exercise and relaxation, end of life, humor and
Cornell Law School is pleased to announce the return of our Estate Planning Practicum in the Spring of 2019. As in the past, the course will assist those who do not have access to an estate planning attorney and will provide clients with a basic estate plan that includes a last will and testament, a living will,
If you donate to CRC between Nov 27 -Dec 31 using the Paypal link below, they will donate an extra 1% of each donation to CRC https://www.paypal.com/fundraiser/charity/72377
The Cancer Resource Center of the Finger Lakes offers many support groups, educational groups and wellness groups year round. We also collaborate with other organizations to offer a variety of services (examples; the Cayuga Medical Center, Island Fitness, Cornell University, and more.