The Dempsey Center makes life better for people managing the impact of cancer with locations in Lewiston, South Portland, and now our third virtual location, Dempsey Connects. Services are provided at no cost.
Advanced care planning conversations for all adults, young and old, healthy and sick are important. We want to offer you the resources to have conversations about end-of-life decisions and care. Five Wishes is the most popular advanced directive in the United States. It meets the legal requirements for Maine. The document is easy to understand. All you need to do is check the box, circle the direction, or write a few sentences to make your needs known.
Monday, May 17, 10:30-11:30AM
Fatigue is a common and distressing side effect of cancer and its treatment.
Join us to learn how to recognize cancer-related fatigue and explore strategies to conserve and maximize your energy. Learn how to communicate about your fatigue and where to find resources.
Tuesday, May 18, 10:30-Noon
The Dempsey Challenge presented by Amgen Oncology champions a spirit of celebration and culture of paying it forward. Every dollar raised by Challenge participants directly benefits the Dempsey Center.
Thanks to our amazing participants, over $1.2 million was raised to make life better for people managing the impact of cancer.