"Talking, listening to others, supporting and giving hope and strength.”
"... living life and enjoying every moment”
"Brenda is an inspirational example of triumph over fear ...”
"TWC-AZ is my home away from home.”
Teddy and Steve Lange
"TWC provides the comfort with knowledge and lessons-learned through other people’s stories, challenges and triumphs.”
"The Wellness Community has positively influenced not only my battle with cancer but my life as a whole."
"It was the first time I met others in various stages of cancer... the fog had cleared and a cancer fighting survivor was emerging."
Arlene and Dale Compton
"It helps to talk about my feelings at the TWC support group at JCL. Hearing how others handle their situation is very encouraging."
Asim Ameer and Linda Benes
TWO JOURNEYS...One Community
"The Wellness Community has given me the hope I need to conquer this beast."
"Thanks to The Wellness Community nobody has to take this battle on alone ever again!"
"At The Wellness Community, I found new friends and a safe place to laugh and cry."
"Stepping into The Wellness Community for the first time felt so comfortable. It felt like coming home."
"Without The Wellness Community, our cancer journey would have been bleak and scary."
Bonnie and Jerry Bauer
"It doesn’t matterwhat type of cancer you are dealing with, the basic issues are the same for both patient and caregiver."
"The staff treated me so warmly that I joined a weekly participant group which became my lifeline. When you are diagnosed with cancer you can lose most of your other identities—mother, wife, sister, daughter, employee—they all get overshadowed. Not at TWC. There, I get to be the real Michelle, not Michelle, the cancer patient."
"Without The Wellness Community, so many of us would be fighting a solo battle instead of knowing that we have someone at our backs."
Sue Della Maddalena
"I’m so proud to be here and I wish TWC a very happy 10th birthday!"
"I cannot imagine my cancer journeywithout the support ofThe Wellness Community."
Warner and Ginny Moore
"If we can help others through our example and encourage participation in The Wellness Community's many programs, then we feel good."
"People I’ve met at The Wellness Community will always be in my life because we’ve helped each other get through some very rough times."
"My weekly support group at The Wellness Community helped me to get over my fears and showed me how to move forward with my diagnosis."
"The Wellness Community plays a significant part in the curing and healing of my breast cancer. I would be lonely, lost and isolated without TWC."
"My grandchildren derive a lot of comfort from the Family Circle Program."
Keeping His Eye on the Prize
Zelda “Sonnie” Meltzer
Sonnie Meltzer’s passion to support others coupled with her own journeywith ovarian cancer embodies the strength, hope, courage and “wellness” found at The Wellness Community.
Betty Rose DeCarlo
Colon Cancer Survivor Launches First Colorectal Support Group.
"If we can help others through our example and encourage participation in The Wellness Community’s many programs, then we feel good."