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We can help you meet the challenges of living with cancer by providing you and your loved ones with education, information and support, free of charge, no matter where you live or receive treatment.

Explore the many ways that Life with Cancer can make your day-to-day life easier and help you connect with a community of people who face many of the same challenges you do.

Life with Cancer Connect
A direct link to your support team
703-206-5433 (LIFE)

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August-September Highlights

Gut Health
Wednesday, August 8, 4-5pm

Plant-Based Diets
Wednesday, August 22, 4-5:30pm

Mindful Eating
Monday, August 27, 5-6pm

Survivorship Nutrition Update
Tuesday, August 29, 5-6:30pm

Medical Marijuana and Changes in Virginia Law
Thursday, September 6, 6-7:30pm

Cognitive Behavioral Interventions for Anxiety
Thursday, September 6, 13 and 20, 1-2:30

Young Adult Cancer Survivor Conference
Saturday, September 8, 9am-3:15pm
9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814

Breast Reconstruction: What's Right for Me?
Monday, September  13, 5:30-7pm

Need Sleep?
Thursday, September 20, 6-8pm

Cancer Related Lymphedema
Thursday, Sept 27, 6-7:30pm

Like Nascar? Collect Matchbox Cars? Want to Support Life with Cancer?

Make a $10 donation to Life with Cancer and receive an authentic replica of the Life with Cancer race car from the Nascar Sprint Cup series!

Cars are available at the Life with Cancer Family Center, at Inova hospital gift shops, or by directly contacting Jim Chesley at All payments are tax deductible and 100% of the proceeds benefit Life with Cancer.

Are you wondering how to...

Choose treatments and manage side effects?

Communicate better with family members?

Handle emotions?

We can help answer these and many other questions, free of charge, no matter where you live or receive treatment. Whether you are newly diagnosed or a survivor, a child or an adult, a friend or family member, we can help.

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Patient Testimonials

Shannon's Story

Shannon helps her two sons, find hope and family strength during her husband's fight with cancer.

Jessica's Story

Jessica's perspective shifts as she adjusts to her cancer diagnosis.

Joe's Story

Joe finds support and education; both in surviving his Prostate cancer as well as coping with the loss of his wife.

Joan Hisaoka "Make a Difference” Gala

HisaokaBobA big THANK YOU to Robert Hisaoka! Life With Cancer is grateful to be the major beneficiary of this annual event.

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What We Offer

Counseling from skilled oncology nurse navigators and oncology therapists.

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Programs, classes, and groups.

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