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Free Colon Cancer Screening & Educational Workshops

Colon cancer is the third leading cause of cancer-related deaths, however if caught early, your chance of survival is 90% after five years.  Early detection is the best prevention. Regular screenings can save your life. Come checkout all the workshop times available to you: Click Here.

Thanks to grant support from the Iowa Cancer Consortium, UnityPoint Health and Gilda’s Club Quad Cities, community members can receive a free at-home stool-based FIT test. There is no cost for the test and processing. Call (309)779-5796 to get your free kit today.

Update

Gilda’s Club Quad Cities has been following the CDC guidelines very closely throughout the entire pandemic. Following the latest guidelines from the CDC and the increase of COVID cases in our area, we are requiring masks for all individuals when in our clubhouse regardless of vaccination status beginning Monday, August 9th, 2021.

Updated 8.5.2021

digital sherpa™ Workshops

Come learn with college students about how to be more tech-savvy! Our volunteers can help you learn how to better understand a diagnosis, research treatment options, & access support. Call 563-326-7504 or click the button below to register.

Workshops: Tuesday 11/30 or Thursday 12/2, 6-8pm at the Trinity Moline 3rd Floor Board Room.

 

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Living with Uncertainty

Uncertainty is common for people facing serious illness. Join Gilda’s Club Quad Cities and our featured speakers from Genesis Cancer Institute to talk about living with uncertainty. This free program focuses on common challenges and worries, mental health and cancer, acknowledging the known and unknown and what’s next. This program will be held in a hybrid format. Boxed Meal provided for in-person attendees. RSVP required.

 

Giving Tuesday

Our goal is to raise $1,000. Those funds create 40 chemo bags at $25 each. Chemo bags bring a little hope to patients and their caregivers when enduring long hours of chemo and radiation. Unleash generosity and give.

Blessing Tree

Be a part of the Blessing Tree, sponsor a tribute to someone you love impacted by cancer.

The mission of Gilda’s Club Quad Cities is to ensure that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.

Free of charge, Gilda’s Club Quad Cities provides support, education and hope to all people affected by cancer.  As a Cancer Support Community affiliate, we are part of the largest employer of psychosocial oncology mental health professionals in the United States.  Our global network brings the highest quality cancer support to the millions of people touched by cancer.

News

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Living with Uncertainty

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – MEDIA ALERT Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Living with Uncertainty Free Educational Workshop Davenport, Iowa (December, 2021) – Gilda’s Club Quad Cities will host Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Living with Uncertainty – a free workshop for...

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digital sherpa™ Workshops

digital sherpa™ Workshops MOLINE, IL – November and December 2021 – Gilda’s Club is hosting two FREE educational workshops for anyone impacted by cancer who wants to learn how to be more tech-savvy on Tuesday, November 30, 2021, from 6:00-8:00PM and Thursday,...

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