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Snellville cancer survivor sees work at Camp Twin Lakes as a way to give back

Dec 25, 2018

With a childhood that included two bouts with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia, Mikaela “KB” Beck is all too familiar with the ravages of cancer. Fortunately, she’s also more than familiar with the healing influence of Camp Twin Lakes, which this year commemorated its 25th anniversary.

Georgia CORE publishes revealing report on how Tobacco Master Settlement funds are spent

Dec 19, 2018

In December 2018, Georgia CORE published a policy briefing of the history, purpose, and uses of Georgia’s tobacco settlement.

The Cancer Care Planning and Communications Act

Jun 20, 2018

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Picking a Health Insurance Plan

Jun 20, 2018

Choosing a health insurance plan doesn't have to be confusing.  In this new video, Triage Cancer outlines three key things to consider when choosing the best plan for you!!

Mary Lynn Hemphill, LCSW from Piedmont Healthcare Receives Oncology Social Worker of the Year Award

Jun 6, 2018

The Oncology Social Worker of the Year Award was established to recognize an oncology social worker for extraordinary commitment and the delivery of compassionate patient care. This year we take a moment to thank Cancer Support Community for their sponsorship of the award. The 2018 Oncology Social Worker of the Year Award recipient is Mary Lynn Hemphill.

The Forgotten Piece of Continuum of Care

May 9, 2018

Survivorship care plans lag more than a decade after launch.

Media, News & Events

Nancy Paris talks up Georgia CORE in Metro Atlanta CEO

Metro Atlanta CEO, the leading publication focusing exclusively on business issues in Atlanta, asked Nancy to talk about Georgia CORE's history and mission.

 About Us

5/15/2019

Learn more about the program that funds breast cancer education, screening and treatment to underserved Georgians.

Georgians are encouraged to purchase or renew the Breast Cancer License Tag, the funds from which go to help breast cancer patients in our state.

 About Us

5/20/2019

2019 Request for Proposal has been released!

Awards of up to $50,000 will be made for Treatment Service Projects and for Education, Prevention and Screening Services Projects.

 Screening & Genetics

7/22/2019

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