Scott Hamilton CARES Foundation
Mentoring Program - 4th Angel
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Provides companionship, guidance and role models through joint activities and events
The 4th Angel program is designed to match newly diagnosed patients with trained volunteers who are also cancer survivors.
Emphasizing one-on-one contact, individuals are paired according to age, gender, and cancer type in an effort to empower both patients and volunteers with knowledge, awareness, and hope. Caregivers are also matched with current caregivers.
All assistance is telephone-based.
Anyone with cancer or caring for a person with cancer is eligible to be matched with a mentor.
Please call or visit the website for help finding a mentor.
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RF-6500Peer Counseling Definition
Programs that offer individual therapeutic sessions which are facilitated or guided by an individual who is the same age as the client (an age-peer) or who has experienced and resolved the same type of problem as the client.
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YJ-6740Families/Friends of People With Cancer Definition
The parents, children, spouses, partners, friends or other relatives or significant others of people who have cancer, whose own patterns of personal, social and familial coping have been significantly affected by concern about the individual.