SAGE METRO ST. LOUIS PRESS RELEASE: Through a series of phone calls, FaceBook chats and meetings, it became clear that the LGBT community would benefit from an LGBT Cancer Discussion Group.
Christine Elbert, a breast cancer survivor, met with SAGE Executive Director, Sherrill Wayland and together they decided that now was the time to bring this group from a dream to reality. Christine will lead the first LGBT Cancer Discussion Group with the intent of offering a safe space to share stories, concerns and offer support. All members of the LGBT community who have been recently diagnosed as well survivors are welcomed to attend and feel free to bring a partner, friend or caregiver. Meeting details:
Date: May 23rd
Time 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Location: Grand Oak Hill Community Corporation (Home of SAGE Metro St. Louis)
4168 Juniata Street
St. Louis, MO 63116
SAGE is also excited to announce a new outreach and social support program “River Ways” serving Franklin County and surrounding areas. Join SAGE Community Host – Wendy Jaine and Sherrill Wayland with SAGE for the kick-off community potluck and movie night.
SAGE Community Host, Wendy Jaine is enthusiastic about the opportunity to begin this outreach and support in the Franklin County area. Possible monthly activities may include potlucks, nature outings and day trips to area wineries.
All are welcomed to attend the first “River Ways” potluck. Invite your friends and bring your favorite potluck dish to the first of many exciting new adventures in Franklin County.
Date: Saturday June 8th
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Location: St. Peters UCC
20th E. 5th Street
Washington, MO 63090