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ACC Releases FY21 Annual Report

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

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Arkansas BreastCare Program Turns 25 On March 11, 2022!

The Arkansas Breast Cancer Act was signed on March 11, 1997, which led to the establishment of the Arkansas BreastCare Program. Since 1997, BreastCare has helped Arkansas women get screenings for breast and cervical cancer at no cost. Screening saves lives because cancer found in its early stages is often easier to treat. Learn more

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Arkansas Department of Health Releases Cancer Resource Guide

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)

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ACC Competitive Grant RFA Is Open!

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

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Brief Tobacco Intervention Training

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.

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Imagine helping someone gain access to resources that reduce the struggle during a time of their life when so much is lost. Your donations connect people battling cancer with others ready and able to provide crucial assistance.