Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Treatments and Side Effects

Free Educational Workshop for to Help People Better Manage Side Effects Clinton, IA (December) – Gilda’s Club will host Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Treatments and Side Effects – a free workshop for people cancer patients and their caregivers.  Designed to help...

Gilda’s Club 19th Annual Noogiefest

DAVENPORT, IA – October 2017 –Gilda’s Club is excited to announce its 19th Annual Noogiefest event to be held on Saturday, October 14th from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Gilda’s Club (1234 East River Drive, Davenport). Noogiefest is a Halloween/Fall Festival party for children...

Gilda’s Club Program Helps People with Cancer Manage Stress

From Cancer to Health™ Gives Patients Information and Ways to Manage Their Health throughout the Cancer Journey DAVENPORT, IA – October 2017 – A new From Cancer to Health™ session is scheduled to being on Monday, October 9, 2017 from 3:30 – 5:00 PM at Gilda’s Club...

Coping with the Cost of Care

             COST OF CARE CONVERSATIONS ARE NOT TAKING PLACE BETWEEN CANCER PATIENTS AND HEALTH CARE TEAM Cancer Support Community study shows barriers Americans with cancer face in access and coverage   WASHINGTON – (Nov. 30, 2016) – A study released today shows...

Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Immunotherapy

Davenport, IA (June 2017) – Gilda’s Club will host Frankly Speaking About Cancer: Immunotherapy – a free workshop offering information on one of the most exciting new discoveries and treatments for cancer, immunotherapy. David Mercer, M.D. of Iowa Cancer Specialists...

Kid and Teen Nutrition & Mindfulness Workshop Series

DAVENPORT, IA – June 2017 –Gilda’s Club is excited to offer a series of introductory workshop classes focusing on yoga, meditation and Tai Chi for kids and teens impacted by cancer. The series, sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Geneseo, will be offered on select Mondays...

Yoga Workshop for Cancer Survivors & Caregivers

MUSCATINE, IA – June 2017 –Gilda’s Club is excited to announce its upcoming Yoga Workshops for Cancer Survivors & Caregivers. Sessions will be held weekly from 6:00 – 7:00 pm at Senior Resources in the Adult Day Area (1808 Mulberry Avenue, Muscatine, IA)...

Frankly Speaking about Cancer: Lung Cancer

This free, two-hour workshop will cover the latest treatments for lung cancer. Expert panelists will also discuss side effects, side-effect management, and tools to overcome the social and emotional challenges of the diagnosis. We hope to answer many of your questions...

Camp Sparkle 2017 is Open for Applications

We are very excited to unveil an updated camping adventure called Camp Sparkle! This special week-long, residential (sleep-away) camp opportunity is designed for children entering grades 2-10 who are directly impacted by a current cancer diagnosis in their immediate...

Gilda’s Club Program to Help People with Cancer Manage Stress

Gilda’s Club Program to Help People with Cancer Manage Stress From Cancer to Health™ Gives Patients Information and Ways to Manage Their Health throughout the Cancer Journey DAVENPORT, IA – APRIL 2017 – Beginning Thursday, April 13, 2017, Gilda’s Club is offering From...