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New York State Cancer in the Classroom Symposium

The virtual New York State Cancer in the Classroom Symposium will cover topics related to supporting children, teens, and families impacted by cancer in schools. The program is free and open to teachers, school nurses, school social workers, guidance counselors, school psychologists, school administrators, and health educators. Presented in partnership by Gilda’s Club NYC, Gilda’s Club Westchester, and Gilda’s Club Rochester.

Topics covered will include: how to talk to children about cancer, how to support students who have a family member living with cancer, creative interventions to use with children and teens impacted by cancer, interactive member panel, bereavement 101, and resource guide for students, staff, and parents.

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