New Page 2



5835 W. Sunset Avenue
Springdale, Arkansas 72762
479.361.5847

 
 
HOPE CANCER RESOURCES >>
 
Upcoming Programs & Events

 

Yoga – May Classes
Tuesdays | 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Wednesdays | 5:30-6:30 p.m.
Fridays | 10-11 a.m.
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

We offer free yoga classes to cancer patients and caregivers through our Wellness Center for Hope. RSVPs are appreciated.

Contact: Hannah Waggener, CPT at 479.361.5847 


Art & Nature – Hiking
Friday, May 31 | 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
Devil's Den State Park | 11333 AR-74 | West Fork, AR 72774

Art & Nature is a new experiential activity series for cancer survivors and caregivers. The initial event will be a low-impact guided hike. Lunch will be provided. Registration is required.

Contact: Lauren Dallas, LCSW, OSW-C at 479.361.5847


NWA Myeloma Support Group
Tuesday, June 4 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

We are pleased to announce the conception of this new support group for myeloma patients, caregivers, family and friends. The NWA Myeloma Support Group will provide education, support and the opportunity to share personal experiences. The group will be facilitated by a Hope Cancer Resources social worker and a 22-year myeloma survivor. RSVPs are appreciated.

Contact: Julie Kientz, LSW at 479.361.5847


Family Fun Day
Saturday, June 8 | 3-7 p.m.
Beautiful Family Farm in South Fayetteville

Hope Cancer Resources and Camp Kesem are hosting a Family Fun Day for adult cancer survivors and their children. Activities will include crafts, fishing, hiking, yard games and more. Registration is required as there is limited space available. There is no cost to attend.

Contact: Miki Biggers, LCSW, OSW-C at 479.361.5847


NWA Ostomy Support Group
Sunday, June 16 | 2-4 p.m.
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

This support group is offered to anyone with an ostomy, preparing for an ostomy or caring for someone with an ostomy. Visit nwaostomy.weebly.com for more information.

Contact: Anne Hartney, NWA Ostomy Support Group President at 479.903.3541 or Diana Gallagher, MS, RN, CWOCN at 479.530.7193


Viviendo con Cáncer (Living with Cancer)
Monday, June 17 | 5:30-7 p.m.
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

This supportive and educational group is for adult Hispanic patients, caregivers, families and friends coping with any type of cancer. All group communication will be in Spanish.

Contact: Tania Martinez, LSW at 479.361.5847

Lunes, Junio 17 | 5:30-7 de la tarde
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

Este grupo es de apoyo y educación, es para Pacientes Hispanos y sus seres queridos que tengan cáncer. Toda la comunicación del grupo sera en Español.

Llame a: Tania Martinez, LSW al 479.361.5847


Art & Nature – Bird Houses
Thursday, June 20 | 5:30-7:30 p.m.
Community Creative Center | 505 W. Spring St. | Fayetteville, AR 72701

Art & Nature is a new experiential activity series for cancer survivors and caregivers. Participants will create ceramic bird houses at this second event in the series. You do not have to have attended the first event to participate. Light snacks and all materials needed for the project will be provided. Registration is required.

Contact: Lauren Dallas, LCSW, OSW-C at 479.361.5847


Blood Cancers Group
Monday, August 12 | 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

This supportive and educational group is for adult patients, caregivers, families and friends coping with leukemia, lymphoma, myeloma, MDS or other blood cancers. RSVPs are appreciated.

Contact: Julie Kientz, LSW at 479.361.5847


16th Annual Bill Fleeman Gentlemen of Distinction
Friday, October 4 | 6:30-10 p.m.
John Q. Hammons Convention Center | 3303 S. Pinnacle Hills Pkwy. | Rogers, AR 72758

The Bill Fleeman Gentlemen of Distinction Gala is an annual fundraising event benefiting families served through Hope Cancer Resources. The highlight of the event is the men's fashion show featuring local gentlemen in support of patient services and community education in Northwest Arkansas. The night also includes a silent auction and the presentation of the Bill Fleeman Gentleman of Distinction Award given to a local gentleman who has made a difference in the treatment and/or support of cancer patients in the Northwest Arkansas region. 


16th Annual Heather Ridley-Fleeman Battle for Hope
Saturday, May 2, 2020 | Races start at 7:30 a.m.
Old Tiger Field | 810 Bella Vista Road | Bentonville, AR 72712

Held annually on the first Saturday in May, The Heather Ridley-Fleeman Battle for Hope brings together hundreds of participants. This event includes a 10k run, 5k run and walk, and prize drawings. Learn more at www.heathersraceforhope.com.


Art, Healing & Hope: Collaging Your Story
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

This six-week art group is offered twice per year to patients with any type of cancer. A light meal and all supplies needed for the project will be provided. RSVPs are required.

Contact: Miki Biggers, LCSW, OSW-C at 479.361.5847


CLIMB® – Children's Lives Include Moments of Bravery
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762

CLIMB is a six-week Children's Treehouse Foundation family support group that helps children ages 6-12 cope with and share feelings about a parent or loved one who has cancer. Children meet in one group while parents meet together separately so that they may discuss their own concerns in a mature environment. This group meets twice per year. RSVPs are required. 

Contact: Lauren Dallas, LCSW, OSW-C or Kylie Watkins, pLSW at 479.361.5847


Empower Your Recovery: A Program for Healing & Growth for Living Beyond Cancer
Hope Cancer Resources | 5835 W. Sunset Ave. | Springdale, AR 72762


This group provides support and education for living beyond cancer after treatment ends. Meetings are held once a week for five weeks and are open to anyone who has completed treatment for any type of cancer. This group meets twice per year. RSVPs are required.

Contact: Lauren Dallas, LCSW, OSW-C at 479.361.5847