Fiscal year 2021 brought many unprecedented challenges and tribulations. A global pandemic ravaged our world and left us picking up the pieces of its devastation. ACC’s latest Annual Report, titled, “Behind the Mask”, is dedicated to those who have faced or fought cancer, Covid-19, or both. Download your copy today and read about: Cancer Control Around the State
A pathway to hope, strength, and love. . . . . . . . According to the American Cancer Society (ACS), many cancer survivors and their families struggle with financial, physical, and social needs throughout their journey. In an effort to connect survivors and their families to statewide resources, the Arkansas Department of Health (ADH)
The Arkansas Cancer Coalition (ACC) will award community grants in sums ranging from $35,000 to $55,000, to ACC Partners who work to implement evidence-based cancer control strategies that advance specific goals, objectives, and strategies of the Arkansas Cancer Plan (ACP).All grants will be administered on a reimbursement basis over one year, beginning July 1, 2022, and ending June 30, 2023. RFA is
ACC presents a free, virtual opportunity for healthcare providers who want to receive training on tobacco cessation. BTI sessions are hosted by ACC in partnership with three experienced healthcare professionals in the areas of Pharmacotherapy, Low Dose CT Screening, and Motivational Interviewing.
Amanda Sexton is an oncology nurse at UAMS with a passion for childhood cancer. At 23 years old, she has just published her first book, targeted at children of 8-12 years old who have been diagnosed with cancer. Oh No, My Hair! tells the story of Georgia, a little girl battling leukemia who is cleared
Registration is open for the 2021 Arkansas Chronic Disease Forum hosted by the Arkansas Disability and Health Program on July 23, themed: “Healthy People, Inclusive Communities“. The Chronic Disease Forum is an event hosted every year by the Chronic Disease Coordinating Council, a partnership of organizations consisting of program managers of the Arkansas Department of Health chronic disease
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