CLIMB program helps families dealing with cancer

CLIMB: Children's Lives Include Moments of Bravery, a free, four-week program designed to help children cope when someone they love has cancer, will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Tuesdays from Feb. 16 through March 8 on the campus of Penn State Hershey Medical Center. The sessions will take place at 30 Hope Drive, Entrance A, Room 1710A.

The program encourages discussion and creativity. Children ages 5 through 13 whose parents or grandparents are in active cancer treatment are invited to participate in the 2016 program.

All sessions are facilitated by a health care professional who is specially trained in the care of families coping with cancer. Registration is limited and required by calling Nichole Cook at 717-531-7942 or Lynn Fantom at 717-531-7492.

Last Updated January 13, 2016