October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The Cancer Support Community Delaware, Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition, American Cancer Society and Tunnell Cancer Center of Beebe Medical Center will honor breast cancer survivors in eastern Sussex at a Pink Ribbon Brunch at 10 a.m., Monday, Oct. 14.
This special survivor event will take place at the Cancer Support Community’s facility at 18947 John J. Williams Highwaywy, Suite 312, Rehoboth. This event is free of charge, but seating is limited, so those who plan to attend should call 302-645-9150 to register by Thursday, Oct. 10.
The Cancer Support Community Delaware is part of a national nonprofit organization that provides support, education and hope to people with cancer and their loved ones. More information is available at www.cancersupportdelaware.org.
The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition aims to create a community where every person diagnosed with breast cancer becomes a survivor, and fear and doubt are replaced with knowledge and hope. DBCC’s peer mentor support program provides free one-on-one support and education to those newly diagnosed with breast cancer. For further information, go to www.debreastcancer.org. Visit the American Cancer Society at www.cancer.org. For information about Beebe Medical Center, go to www.beebemed.org.