As part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, local women are invited to attend free and low-cost events and screenings in October.
Girls Go Pink
When: 5 to 8 p.m. Oct. 13
Where: WellSpan Adams Health Center
What to expect: Girls, age 11 and older, and women are invited to learn about blood pressure, the effects of smoking and take a tour of the mammography department and cancer center. Practice stress management and learn about healthy relationships and nutrition tips. Healthy snack provided. To register, call 800-840-5905.
Women’s Breast Care Conference and Luncheon: Hope, Progress, Survival
When: 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 26
Where: Valencia Ballroom in York
What to expect: Kathy Allen will speak on Today and Beyond: Managing Health and Life. Admission is free. Registration is required by Oct. 14. Call 851-3500 or 800-840-5905 to register. Seating is limited.
Facing Cancer Together, a community collaboration between witf, Lancaster General Health, PinnacleHealth and WellSpan Health, offers education about cancer treatment and support for southcentral Pennsylvania. For details, visit facingcancertogether.witf.org.