Education Programs

Our workshops provide participants with learning opportunities on a variety of topics related to coping with cancer and improving quality of life.  Education programs are offered at Hope Connections facilities in both Bethesda and Landover, MD, as listed below.   A reservation is required for all educational programs.  All of our Education Programs are for those age 18 and over.

Bethesda  - Beaumont House at FASEB (9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814)

TO REGISTER, call 301-634-7500 or email us at info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org

The following programs will be held at our Bethesda Facility:


Estate Planning
Wednesday, February 26, from 6:30 - 8:00 P.M.


Just in time for tax season!!

Seasoned estate planning attorney and Hope Connections board member, Gary D. Altman, will lead an informative discussion on the recent changes to estate and tax laws and how they may impact your estate and retirement planning.

This discussion is pertinent to all adults, regardless of the value of your assets.

Gary will cover the topics below and answer any questions you may have:

  • How the new SECURE Act and elimination of the Stretch IRA affects your estate planning
  • Why considering a Charitable Remainder Trust or a Charitable Gift Annuity as the beneficiary of your retirement account can make sense
  • What estate planning steps should you take NOW in anticipation of the November election
  • How using powers of appointment in your estate plan can have powerful results and tax savings for your heirs

RSVP at info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org or 301–634–7500.

 

Medical Marijuana 
Monday, March 2, from 6:30 - 8:00 P.M.

Come join us as Melissa Jackson discusses the many benefits that medical cannabis has in treating the symptoms of cancer and even the growing evidence that the cannabis plant may be an anti-cancer agent.

Attendees will also be educated on the current Maryland medical cannabis program and have the opportunity to get registered, be connected to a cannabis-recommending physician, and learn more about support and delivery services. 

 RSVP: 301.634.7500 or info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org

 


Therapeutic Drumming 
Monday, March 23, from 6:30 - 8:00 P.M.


Ancient rhythm techniques have been shown to accelerate physical healing, boost immune system, and produce feelings of well-being.

Join multi-instrumentalist, Stream Ohrstrom as he leads a program of healing rhythms. In Memory of Bonnie Lee Holland.

 RSVP: info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org, or call (301) 634-7500.

 

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY - LANDOVER (Carrollton Corporate Center, 8401 Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Landover, MD 20785)To REGISTER call 240-714-4744 or contact us

The following programs will be held at our Landover Facility:

 

Medical Marijuana 
Tuesday, March 10, from 6:30 - 8:00 P.M.


Come join us as Melissa Jackson discusses the many benefits that medical cannabis has in treating the symptoms of cancer and even the growing evidence that the cannabis plant may be an anti-cancer agent.

Attendees will also be educated on the current Maryland medical cannabis program and have the opportunity to get registered, be connected to a cannabis-recommending physician, and learn more about support and delivery services. 

 RSVP: 301.634.7500 or info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org

 

For a PDF of our program calendar, click here.  

 

All of our Educational Classes are for those age 18 and over.