The Fairbanks Native Association and the Center for Alaska Native Health Research hosted a support group for Alaska Native cancer survivors and their loved ones.
The first meeting was held at 5:30-7:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 20 at the Hannah Solomon Building, 317 Wendall Avenue. Other meetings will follow over the next few months.
The support group will cover topics that Alaska Native cancer survivors have suggested during interviews, and community cancer gatherings. Those Alaska Native cancer survivors and loved ones are encourage to come and share experiences and wisdom, and to connect with other survivors.
There will be refreshments and door prizes. For transportation needs, call Freda Williams at 907-452-5225. For additional information call Ellen Lopez at 907-474-7318.