Community

Our Community, Our Health (OCOH) National Town Hall on Cancer Survivorship

About: This event is an informative discussion on living with, through and beyond cancer hosted by UF Health Street led by a panel of representatives from the UF College of Nursing, UF College of Medicine and the Survivors for Research funding collaborative. The panel will answer questions from audience members, both those in-person and attending via livestream. Light refreshments will be available beginning at 5:30 p.m. with the town hall commencing at 6 p.m. Please RSVP now to attend in person or via livestream.

When:
January 27, 2020 | Reception at 5:30-7 p.m.
Where: HealthStreet | 2401 SW Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
More Info: Jordan Laib | jordanlaib@ufl.edu


Cancer Connections: Community Outreach & Engagement at the UF Health Cancer Center

About: This event is an informative presentation led by Community Health Resource Coordinator, Jodian Blake, MPH, CTTS, about the history and strategic goals of the Office of Community Outreach and Engagement at the UF Health Cancer Center (UFHCC), the populations and areas served by UFHCC, and the benefits of forming strong community partnerships to facilitate cancer research and reduce the cancer burden in Florida.

Lunch is provided on a first come, first-served basis. HealthStreet offers free parking onsite. Free shuttle service to HealthStreet is also available from select locations at the UF Davis Cancer Pavilion, UF Cancer Hospital, VA, and Hope Lodge. Contact HealthStreet at least 48 hours in advance at (352) 294-4882 to arrange.

RSVP now to attend in person or register for our livestream.

When:
Wednesday, January 29, 2020 | 12 – 1 p.m.
Where: HealthStreet | 2401 SW Archer Rd., Gainesville, FL 32608
More Info: Jodian Blake | blake.j@ufl.edu


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Wilmot Gardens

About: Wilmot Gardens is a free, indoor therapeutic gardening program for cancer patients and others. It is a most worthwhile activity for the mind and spirit, and no experience is necessary! Caregivers are welcome. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the greenhouse that you can park in for free during the lessons. For more information, please contact Leah at 352-294-5003.

Where: Wilmot Gardens Greenhouse
When: Every Tuesday, 1-2 p.m.