9/11 Tribute Center programs are offered throughout the year. Lectures, educational workshops and support programs are available to unite family members who lost loved ones, survivors, Lower Manhattan residents, rescue and recovery workers and volunteers who assisted in the aftermath of 9/11. Visit tributewtc.org for a schedule of upcoming programs and events.
Past Events › Health
The second annual Stupid Cancer Ice Cream Social will be held on Saturday, July 26, 2014, from 1:00pm-4:00pm. Anyone under 40 with cancer is welcome. First stop is Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream, second stop, Big Gay Ice Cream, third stop (roughly 2:30pm) Wafels & Dinges Café. Stupid Cancer will update their Facebook page as the group moves, so ice cream eaters can join them along the way. Stupid Cancer has all kinds of support for young cancer patients and…Find out more »
The seventh annual Pan African Peter C. Alderman Conference will be held on July 21-24, 2014 at Mbarara University in Mbarara, Uganda. This year’s theme will be Trauma and Community Mental Health. There are no fees to attend the conference, which is open to all African health professionals working in the area of psychotrauma consequent to armed conflict. To register, please click here. The Peter C. Alderman Foundation promotes mental health by training indigenous health care workers in war-torn countries…Find out more »
Join the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society at 10:00am on Saturday, June 21, 2014 at the Melville Marriott as experts teach ways to cope with any type of cancer. Speakers will include cancer survivors, social workers and music therapists and others. For complete details and to register, please click here. For more information or to register for the program, please contact Karen DeMairo at 631-370-7532 or firstname.lastname@example.org or fax the registration form to 631-370-7560. On-site registration will be held at 10:00am;…Find out more »
On Saturday, May 24, 2014, from 4:00pm-6:00pm, join Uniting Against Lung Cancer and come fly a kite on the beach with the 8th Annual Kites for a Cure and help find a cure for lung cancer. Money raised goes to lung cancer research. Rain or shine. To register, please click here. If you cannot attend, but want to help, the “You Buy It; We’ll Fly It” program lets you buy a kite for a $100.00 donation, and it will be flown. Cooper’s…Find out more »
The third annual Todd Ouida Children’s Foundation Conference will be held on Friday, May 9, 2014 from 8:30am to 4:30pm at Montclair State University’s University Hall. The subject for this year will be “The Power of Formative Experiences: What we need to learn and experience to be healthy caregivers.” Registration begins at 8:30am. The program will begin promptly at 9:00am. Breakfast and lunch will be served, and parking is included. Directions to MontclairStateUniversity and the Red Hawk Parking Deck can…Find out more »
On Tuesday, May 6, 2014 at 2:00pm ET, there will be a free webinar on Reversing Trauma’s Effects on Your Brain. This webinar will cover what you can do to reverse the changes related to PTSD. Knowing the science behind PTSD helps you reclaim control and heal. At the end of the webinar, participants will be able to ask questions and get answers. Do you know what you’d like to ask right now? Post it on the Heal My PTSD Facebook…Find out more »