Aug. 12 - Community Health Van
The Hollings Community Health Van provides the HPV vaccine, which protects against a virus that can cause six types of cancer. Staff on the van can also provide Tdap, meningitis, polio and Hepatitis A vaccines, as well as information on cancer prevention and awareness. The van will be at these upcoming community events:
Saturday, Aug. 12, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Neighbors Together Back to School Bash
2105 Cosgrove Ave., North Charleston, SC
Saturday, Oct. 7
Healthy Me Healthy SC/Siemens mammography screening event
Aug. 15 - Online Breast Cancer Support Group
Join us online for a monthly support group moderated by MUSC Hollings Cancer Center providers with expertise in the psychological experience of people with breast cancer. You can participate however you feel most comfortable: video on, video off, or call in. All options are available.
The group meets on Zoom the third Tuesday of every month from noon to 1 p.m. Register to receive a link.
Aug. 17 - LLS Blood Cancer Support Group
Please join us as we restart our South Carolina Virtual Blood Cancer Support Group, supported by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Meetings will occur on Zoom on the third Thursday of each month from 2-3 p.m.
Register via this link, and once registered with a valid email address and phone number, you will receive the meeting invitation and link.
For questions about this support group, please contact Hollings Cancer Center social worker Kristin Farris.
Aug. 17 - Head and Neck Cancer Survivors Support Group
Meet with other head and neck cancer patients and caregivers in a supportive environment. This group meets in a hybrid format; you may join online or in person.
The Head and Neck Cancer Support Group meets 5:30–6:30 p.m. on the third Thursday of the month. To attend online, register on Zoom. To attend in person in room 121 of MUSC Hollings Cancer Center, RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Aug. 29 - Mobile Health Unit
The Hollings mobile health unit provides mammograms, Pap smears and skin checks. Appointments are required. Please call 843-792-0878 to schedule an appointment.
Thursday, Aug. 29
Town of McClellanville
711 Pinckney St., McClellanville, SC
Thursday, Sept. 14
Live Oak AME Church
The MHU will be parked at the Vance Senior Center.
10304 Old Hwy 6, Vance, SC
Aug. 31 - LOWVELO Lunch and Learn
Featuring Dr. Melissa Milanak, a licensed clinical psychologist, executive consultant and keynote speaker. Dr. Milanak specializes in improving workplace effectiveness and quality of life by helping professionals develop a mindset focused on successfully overcoming various work and personal challenges.
Noon to 1 p.m. in auditorium 204 of the MUSC Wellness Center, 45 Courtenay Drive. Lunch provided. RSVP to reserve your spot!