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Spotlight On: National Cancer Legal Services Network

Chrissy Brennan on August 19, 2015

posted in CAC Resource, Cancer Organization Spotlight, Legal

National Cancer Legal Services Network is one of Cancer and Careers' valued Community Partners and trusted resources, promoting access to healthcare and increasing the availability of legal services for people living with cancer.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: Triage Cancer

Kelsey Fenton on May 12, 2014

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

Today we would like to spotlight our dear friends and community partner, Triage Cancer. You may already be familiar with them as they have graciously partnered with us for many of our events as our go-to cancer and employment legal experts. But we would like to share a little more about who they are and what they do!

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: Cook for Your LIFE

Eva LaManna on May 28, 2013

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight, Chemotherapy, Side Effects

As one of our many fabulous community partners, today we are spotlighting Cook for Your LIFE and the important resources they offer to patients and survivors.

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A Special Offer and Partnership From FlexJobs

Andrew Jacob on January 21, 2013

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight, Flexible Work

Flexjobs is back offering discounts to any of our readers looking for flexible work options.

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ADA National Network

Eva LaManna on November 19, 2012

posted in ADA, Cancer Organization Spotlight

The ADA National Network provides information, guidance, and training on the Americans with Disabilities Act.

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CAC Sponsor Initiatives

Andrew Jacob on September 21, 2012

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight, Cause Marketing, Fundraiser

We're so thrilled to share two new and exciting initiatives by our sponsors!

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Breastcancer.org

Alice McKenney on July 23, 2012

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

We are always on the lookout for organizations who are doing great work and that you would likely be interested in learning about. Breastcancer.org is by no means new, but it is due time for us to spotlight the great programs that they offer for breast cancer survivors!

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Spotlight: Beauty of Caring Community Partners

Eva LaManna on June 5, 2012

posted in Beauty of Caring, Cancer Organization Spotlight

We are so privileged to be working with three incredible organizations in the cancer community on our Beauty of Caring event in Miami.

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National Cancer Legal Services Network

Alice McKenney on April 26, 2012

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight, Legal, Health Insurance

Legal issues is one of the largest needs our users have and we often bring in experts to address them and provide assistance. So when we heard about the National Cancer Legal Services Network (NCLSN), it was only fitting that we spread the word!

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Spotlight: WhatNext

Eva LaManna on February 14, 2012

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight, Career Advice, Disclosure, Employer, Networking

WhatNext is an excellent online networking resource for patients and survivors alike to connect to others with a similar diagnosis, share their story, and ask for expert opinions. Cancer and Careers was recently chosen to offer advice regarding the issues surrounding work & cancer.

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Community Partners

Alice McKenney on January 26, 2012

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

We are so privileged to work with a variety of incredible organizations in the cancer community. Come and check them out!

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CAC featured during TalkAboutHealth Q&A

Alice McKenney on October 27, 2011

posted in Ask The Experts, Cancer Organization Spotlight, Coworker, Disclosure, Interview, Job Search

TalkAboutHealth has become the go-to resource for patients and survivors alike to ask questions covering everything from medication side effects to emotional health, and get straight, direct answers from the leading experts. Cancer and Careers was recently chosen to be the resident expert on issues regarding work & cancer.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: Bright Pink

Alice McKenney on September 30, 2011

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

Bright Pink is a national non-profit organization that provides education and support to young women who are at high risk for breast and ovarian cancer.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: MyLifeLine.org

Alice McKenney on August 25, 2011

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

MyLifeLine.org is a Cancer and Careers community partner that provides free websites to cancer patients and survivors, all for free!

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: The Cancer Support Community

Melissa DeLeo on April 11, 2011

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

The Cancer Support Community: ensuring that all people impacted by cancer are empowered by knowledge, strengthened by action, and sustained by community.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: CancerCare, Inc.

Cancer and Careers Staff on August 16, 2010

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

CancerCare is a national nonprofit that provides free professional support services for anyone affected by cancer. Their programs include publications, financial support, online, face-to-face and telephone counseling, local events and Telephone Education Workshops.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: First Descents

Rebecca Nellis on June 24, 2010

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

Periodically we like to spotlight organizations we think are doing innovative and important work, today we'd like to introduce First Descents.

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: Imerman Angels

Rebecca Nellis on April 26, 2010

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

We first got to know Imerman Angels when we met its charming and energetic founder Jonny (Imerman) at a conference a couple years ago. Since then we've been amazed to discover that Jonny is literally everywhere we go and takes his role as the Chief Mission Officer to the limit. Including the fact that we have never seen him don a shirt that didn't

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Cancer Organization Spotlight: Spirit Jump

Alice McKenney on March 15, 2010

posted in Cancer Organization Spotlight

Spirit Jump is a non-profit cancer organization founded in 2007 that I discovered through Twitter. Thanks to their grassroots efforts, active supporters, and straightforward mission they have become quite popular and are filling a niche that truly touches all of those that it reaches.

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