Education & Resources
Cancer Empowerment and Resource Center
Education is an essential part of cancer care for patients and their families and friends. The Empowerment and Resource Center houses educational resources such as books, DVDs and self-examination models. Two computers are available to access information online. A staff member is also available to assist with any need or question.The Shannon Cancer Empowerment and Resource Center offers free monthly educational classes open to the community.
Audio-visual equipment, a retractable video screen and a conference table allow for presentations and meetings. The center will hold monthly classes featuring various cancer-related topics and will host support group meetings.
A special, Live Well, Feel Beautiful area provided by Grigsby’s Boutique is located within the resource center. This area houses a wig and makeup station for patient utilization and consultation.
The Cancer Empowerment and Resource Center is located in Suite 130 on the first floor of the Shannon Medical Plaza. It is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m and additional hours as scheduled. For more information, call 325.481.2065 or email us at CancerEmpowerment@shannonhealth.org.