The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) sponsors free community-based education programs for patients, their families, caregivers and healthcare professionals.
Local doctors and other healthcare professionals lead these programs, described below. You will get information about treatment options and learn how to strengthen your decision-making and coping skills, manage treatment side effects and find resources, including financial assistance
Topics include the importance of an accurate diagnosis, diagnostic tests, goals of treatment, current and emerging therapies.
Can't make it to one of our local programs? We also sponsor many free live and archived teleconferences, podcasts, webcasts and more that you can view at your convenience. For a complete list of our programs, see our National Patient Education Programs web page.
Staying Connected:Facilitating the Learning Experience Before and After Cancer Treatment.
A program for parents, teachers and school faculty/ staff on how to help pediatric cancer survivors in their return to school.
October 9, 2013, 4:00- 6:00 PM, HopeClub, 1 Penny Lane, Latham, NY.
A light dinner will be provided. Contact Michael at 518-438-3583 to register.
To learn more about our patient education programs, call 1-866-255-3583