Nutrition series offered to cancer survivors
The Samaritan Cancer Program is offering a nutrition series for cancer survivors called “That’s My Farmer” which teaches healthy shopping, eating locally and the impact of fresh, wholesome foods
The series offers participants vouchers for fresh produce from the farmers’ market, engaging presentations from registered dietitians with the Samaritan Cancer Program, plus more. Local cancer survivors are welcome, no matter where they received treatment.
Sessions begin July 17 in Newport, and take place at Samaritan-affiliated locations
Newport: Wednesdays, 5:30 to 7 p.m., July 17 to Aug. 14
Center for Health Education (across from Samaritan Pacific Communities Hospital)
The cost to enroll is $20 per cancer survivor.
Registration is required, and preference will be given to first-time participants. For more information or to register, contact the Samaritan Cancer Resource Center at CancerResourceCenter@samhealth.org or by calling 541-768-2171 or 541-812-5888.