DMV Spotlight on Cancer Support on 3.31.2019

DMV Spotlight shines a light on the Cancer Support Community on 3.31.2019 which provides support services for cancer patients and their caregivers,  ranging from providing information on wellness, nutrition and finances to offering support groups. Guest, Jeff Travers, the COO of Cancer Support Community explained the unique challenges addressing the grim cancer statistics in DC where one in 3 patients diagnosed with cancer die of the disease. Travers  outlined efforts to bring a permanent facility of the Cancer Support Community to Washington DC. Travers also announced a new partnership with AirBnB and the Cancer Support Community here in DC and around the country to allow cancer patients in certain circumstances to utilize the short term rental properties during their cancer treatment. The HELPLINE number: 888-793-9355.</a