Knowledge is power! Through research at the Cancer Support Community Headquarters Research and Training Institute, needs assessments, and current best practices, CSC creates an education plan to serve cancer survivors and their loved ones. Programs and resources offered through CSC are evidence-based and taught by certified and licensed experts in their field.
Check out the program calendar to see the dates and times for upcoming education programs and presenter information. Education programs are listed in purple on the program calendar.
Come by the CSC Bozeman office to check out educational resources, cook books, inspirational stories, and kids books – all free of charge.
CSC offers programs monthly to introduce cancer survivors and their loved ones to alternative health approaches such as acupuncture education, acupressure, and naturopathic medicine education. See also Mind-Body programs.
CSC partners with oncologists, genetic counselors, sleep specialists, naturopathic doctors, and other specialists who hold current MD credentials to provide the latest information and answer questions for CSC participants.
FRANKLY SPEAKING ABOUT CANCER®
FSAC is the Cancer Support Community’s landmark cancer education series that provides trusted information on a variety of topics important to people affected by cancer. This series includes local presentations by licensed experts, written materials, and online videos.
Taught by certified and licensed professionals, CSCs nutrition programs are evidence-based. These programs cover topics such as food to help manage side effects, weight management, and cooking classes.
This educational series is offered 6 times per year to address the concerns and excitement of survivorship. These programs are specifically targeted for cancer survivors who are nearing the end, finished, or on maintenance treatment.
CSC staff and volunteers will help cancer survivors who will loose or have already lost their hair due to cancer treatment an opportunity to try on wigs and hats. All wigs and hats are provided free of charge to cancer survivors. Education on how to care for your new wig and wig trimming is also available. To schedule a wig fitting, please call CSC at (406) 582-1600.