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Fox Chase Cancer Center Events

Aug
24

Laryngectomy Support Group, August

Thursday, August 24, 2017
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Laryngectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the larynx (voice box), often because of cancer. “The Speakeezy Club of Delaware Valley” is a laryngectomy support group that meets the fourth Thursday of every month (except for November and December, when it meets on the second Thursday of the month). The group provides information, education, and psychosocial support to patients and their families. Support is provided by a social worker and a speech-language pathologist. 

Aug
25

Food Truck Friday: Dos Hermanos Tacos, The Happy Pita & Zsa's Ice Cream

Friday, August 25, 2017
11:00am

Food Truck Friday welcomes Dos Hermanos Tacos, The Happy Pita, and Zsa's Ice Cream to the Fox Chase Cancer Center-Jeanes Hospital Campus on Friday, August 25, as the popular summer series continues each Friday beginning at 11 a.m. through September 29 in parking lot C.

Aug
28

Esophagectomy Support Group, August

Monday, August 28, 2017
7:00pm to 8:30pm

Men and women diagnosed with esophageal cancer who are considering surgery, or who have had surgery, are invited to attend a monthly support group sponsored by Fox Chase Cancer Center.

This group, designed for esophagectomy patients, helps patients and their families learn about the procedure and share their experiences with others. The group, which meets the fourth Monday of every month, is made up of newly diagnosed patients, those currently undergoing treatment, and those who are post-treatment patients who share successful ways of coping.

Sep
1

Food Truck Friday: Cheese E Wagon, Surf & Turf, and All of a Sudden Desserts

Friday, September 1, 2017
11:00am

Food Truck Friday welcomes Cheese E Wagon, Surf & Turf, and All of a Sudden Desserts to the Fox Chase Cancer Center-Jeanes Hospital Campus on Friday, September 1, as the popular summer series continues each Friday beginning at 11 a.m. through September 29 in parking lot C.

Sep
6

Breast Cancer Support Group, September

Wednesday, September 6, 2017
5:30pm

Women can join this open-ended support group at any time during or after treatment. To register, or for more information on the September 6, 2017 session, call Social Work Services at 215-728-2670.

Sep
8

Food Truck Friday: Chickie's & Pete's, BlendLife & Foolish Waffle

Friday, September 8, 2017
11:00am

Food Truck Friday welcomes Chickie's & Pete's, BlendLife, and Foolish Waffle to the Fox Chase-Jeanes Campus on Friday, September 8, as the popular summer series continues each Friday beginning at 11 a.m. through September 29 in parking lot C (near the farm stand location). Outdoor seating by the trucks' location is also available. All staff and visitors are welcomed to stop for lunch.

 

Sep
9

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) Run/Walk 2017

Saturday, September 9, 2017
8:30am to 10:45am

The National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) will host its 19th Annual Run/Walk to help break the silence on ovarian cancer on Saturday, September 9, 2017, at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park.

Sep
10

Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia 2017

Sunday, September 10, 2017
8:00am

Race to Cure Sarcoma Philadelphia 5K Run/Walk/Roll
Sunday, September 10, 2017
Warminster Community Park
300 Veterans Way, Warminster, PA

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