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Fox Chase Cancer Center Events

Jul
20

Ostomy Support Group, July

Thursday, July 20, 2017
3:00pm to 4:00pm

An ostomy is a surgical procedure that creates an opening (a stoma) from an area inside the body to the outside. Examples of ostomies include colostomy and urostomy. If you or someone you know has an ostomy and could use a little extra help and support, please join us for a monthly psychoeducational support group that meets the third Thursday of each month.

 

Jul
21

Friends’ Vendor Sales, July 17-21, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017
9:00am to 5:00pm

Shop for books, handbags, jewelry, gourmet snacks, and more as the Friends of the Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center hosts vendor sales throughout the month of June. A portion of the proceeds from all sales benefits patient care at Fox Chase.

Jul
21

Food Truck Friday: Chickie's & Pete's, BlendLife & Sweet Lavender

Friday, July 21, 2017
11:00am

Food Truck Friday welcomes Chickie's & Pete's, BlendLife, and Sweet Lavender to the Fox Chase Cancer Center-Jeanes Hospital Campus on Friday, July 21, as the popular summer series continues each Friday beginning at 11 a.m. through September 29 in parking lot C.

Jul
24

Esophagectomy Support Group, July

Monday, July 24, 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.

 

Jul
25

Friends’ Vendor Sales, July 25-31, 2017

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
9:00am
to Monday, July 31, 2017
4:00pm

Shop for books, handbags, jewelry, gourmet snacks, and more as the Friends of the Hospital of Fox Chase Cancer Center hosts vendor sales throughout the month of June. A portion of the proceeds from all sales benefits patient care at Fox Chase.

Jul
27

Laryngectomy Support Group, July

Thursday, July 27, 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. 

 

Jul
28

Food Truck Friday: Dump-N-Roll, Nick's Roast Beef & Milk + Sugar Sweets

Friday, July 28, 2017
11:00am

Food Truck Friday welcomes Dump-N-Roll, Nick's Roast Beef, and Milk + Sugar Sweets to the Fox Chase Cancer Center-Jeanes Hospital Campus on Friday, July 28, as the popular summer series continues each Friday beginning at 11 a.m. through September 29 in parking lot C.