The Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute and other organizations in the community offer numerous resources to support cancer survivors.
Cancer Center Library
Please visit our library in the main lobby of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute for books, magazines, CDs and videos that may help answer questions and provide guidance.
Cancer Center Social Workers
Our Cancer Center social workers can help you navigate financial and practical demands and connect you with resources at ChristianaCare and in the community. They are available to assist with questions relating to insurance, disability, Medicaid, billing, transportation and other issues you may have. There is no cost to speak with our social work staff, so please contact us at 302-623-4700.
The Graham Cancer Center has partnered with CanSurround, an innovative website that helps people living with cancer reduce stress, build resilience and create well-being. Sign up at hfgcc.cansurround.com/
ChristianaCare Behavioral Health offers personalized care for effective treatment of anxiety, depression and other mental health issues. Call 302-320-9108 for more information.
“Look Good…Feel Better”
Trained volunteers help women cope with the skin changes and hair loss often experienced during and after cancer treatment. Program is sponsored by the American Cancer Society, Personal Care Products Council Foundation and National Cosmetology Association (NCA). Registration is required. Please call 302-623-4580 or register online for virtual workshops at lookgoodfeelbetter.org/alliance-partner-virtual-workshops/#sign-up
Simply You Boutique
This specialized boutique at the Graham Cancer Center offers wigs, compression bras, prostheses and more. Call 302-368-3686.
Smoking Cessation Coaches
The program, in partnership with the Delaware QuitLine, offers five free counseling sessions to assist you with going smoke free. Call 1-800-Quit Now, 1-866-409-1858 or 302-623-CARE for information.
Rehab Educational Classes
Topics include cancer-related fatigue, chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy, lymphatic drainage massage, the benefits of therapeutic exercise, managing arm swelling and cognitive impairment (“chemo brain”), and more. Registration required. Please call 302-709-3411 or contact Candy Muldowney at 302-623-4866 or firstname.lastname@example.org to inquire about virtual offerings.
Triple Negative Breast Cancer Education and Support Group
This group meets the 4th Thursday of each month from 3:30-5 p.m. Please call Megan McMahon at 302-623-2021 for more information or to register. Virtual classes are available.