News & Updates

  • Promotional Tools for Facilitators

    Promotional tools are available to help facilitators spread the word about Cancer Clear & Simple (CC&S). Sample brochures, flyers, and news releases can help you promote CC&S and upcoming sessions. All tools have been created for your personalization. Promotional tools can …

  • New Facilitator Contact List and Map

    Curious if there are other Cancer Clear & Simple (CC&S) facilitators in your area? Take a look at this map and list to see who may be working on CC&S efforts nearby. 

  • Office Hours Every Third Thursday from 12:30-1:30pm

    We will be having office hours on the third Thursday of the month from 12:30 – 1:30pm. Our next office hours will be held on March 16th! We will use an open conference line for CC&S facilitators to call …

  • Expectations for Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together

    Cancer Clear & Simple Facilitator Trainings will be held on September 21, 2016 in Minocqua and on September 28, 2016 in Wisconsin Dells. Expectations for Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together participation can be found here.

  • Reducing the Burden of Cancer in Communities

    The Cancer Health Disparities Initiative (CHDI) of the UW Carbone Cancer Center works with communities who experience a higher cancer burden in an effort to help them improve their health outcomes. (Source: UW Health) more>>

  • USDA grant to fund Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together

    Reducing Rural Cancer Disparities Together, a project supported by a partnership between the University of Wisconsin-Extension and the Carbone Cancer Center, was recently awarded a $350,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture …

  • American Cancer Society Releases New Breast Cancer Guideline

    The American Cancer Society has released new guidelines for breast cancer screening. Among the changes, the new recommendations say all women should begin having yearly mammograms at age 45, and can change to having mammograms every other year beginning …