It’s Plain Talk About Cancer
Now in its fourth year, That Cancer Show™ airs Sundays, 8-8:30pm on WPTF 680 AM in Raleigh-Durham- Chapel Hill area.
Farewell to Mary Lawrence, President and CEO
It’s a new year, and that means we’re all taking on new opportunities and new challenges. At Cornucopia, it’s no different.
After almost nine years at Cornucopia’s helm, President and CEO Mary Lawrence is moving on. Her impressive tenure includes many milestones that have fueled our ability to respond to varied needs of friends and neighbors living with cancer.
Read more in our Sharings Newsletter.
To be a place where anyone touched by cancer can find support and resources to live life to the fullest. Cornucopia accomplishes this by supporting the mind, body and spirit of those journeying with cancer, their families and caregivers through complementary therapies, meal and transportation assistance, individual and group support, expressive arts, information and resources, all in a non-clinical setting. All services are provided free of charge to anyone touched by cancer.
We offer individualized sessions with a certified holistic health coach who will work with you to define your health and wellness goals and to develop recommendations and strategies towards achieving them.
Art Cart participants choose an art piece to design and decorate for themselves or loved ones while they are in the waiting rooms or receiving treatment at REX Cancer Center.
Our Educational Forums cover a variety of topics related to integrative therapies and cancer support. They are ideal for individuals with cancer, survivors, families and caregivers.
No two people react exactly the same way to anything, especially cancer. That’s why we offer 3 varieties of emotional support, Groups, Individual, and Peer connections.
We offers individual or family counseling as a gift. Our licensed counselors are available for adults and children journeying with cancer, and/or for the whole family unit.
Magnolia Meals at Home™ is an exciting initiative, developed to help meet the evolving needs of patients living with thyroid, breast, kidney, soft tissue sarcoma cancer and their families.
Licensed oncology massage therapists, reiki, and acupuncture practitioners offer sessions to cancer patients, survivors and caregivers to improve overall quality of life.
Cornucopia is the other part of my cancer team. These services are an intricate part of your care – they help you cope. Caring for the psyche is a very important part of your journey. Having these services available helps me fight cancer and beat it. – J. W.
Cornucopia depends on the community for support to provide essential cancer support programs, services, and resources. Cornucopia is 100% funded by individuals, fundraising events, community organizations, corporations, and foundations. Thank You for your support!!
Cornucopia Cancer Support Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Tax ID# 56-1948608