"Ovarian Cancer Connection: Doctor, Counselor, Friend, Survivor," a free seminar, will be held from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday in Roswell Park Cancer Institute.
The event will focus on the emotional recovery from cancer and is sponsored by the Gillette Women's Cancer Connection, a program developed to help women and their network of family and friends during all phases of women's cancers.
In addition to seminars, the connection offers these emotional support services:
A comprehensive Web site (www.gillettecancerconnect.org) with a large listing of support groups in the United States.
Two free brochures (also available in Spanish) -- "For Women: A Roadmap to Emotional Wellness" and "When Someone You Love Has Cancer: A Guide for Families."
To register for the seminar, call its toll-free information line, (800) 688-9777, available for English and Spanish language inquiries.