Leading a ZERO Us TOO Support Group

Leading a ZERO Us TOO Support Group The interactive format of a support group allows members to exchange information and ideas with the goal of empowering members with knowledge that comes from a shared experience. Us TOO Support Groups are always in need of strong, experienced, dedicated leaders to provide valuable support and educational resources to those affected by prostate cancer in their local communities. Why become an Us TOO Support Group Leader? Access to a password protected Support Group Leader Resource Page on the ZERO website, which provides free educational materials, training videos, and webinars to share at your meetings Monthly Support Group for Group Leaders ZOOM calls to connect with other leaders across the country to share successes, recommendations, or struggles they may be facing in their groups Learn from other Support Group Leaders, many with 10+ years of experience leading support groups Invitation to in-person and virtual training opportunities and a chance to meet with top experts in prostate cancer to discuss quality of life issues, side effect management, and sexual health Personalized business card to promote your group Access to ZERO materials and “swag” Support from the ZERO community, including Regional Chapter Directors Opportunities to be part of a national run/walk series and annual ZERO Summit Support group contact and meeting information listed on the ZERO website How Do I Become an Us TOO Support Group Leader? 1. Contact Terri Likowski, Director, Us TOO Support Groups: supportgroups@zerocancer.org 2. Review and agree to Us TOO Support Group Policies & Procedures 3. Watch Support Group Leader Virtual Training Video Series 4. Participate in monthly Support Group Leader calls 5. Share monthly reports on meetings 6. Consider 1-2 alternate Support Group Leaders who could fill in for you, if necessary No fee or signed contract is necessary to become affiliated with ZERO or an Us TOO Support Group. ZERO – The End of Prostate Cancer is the leading national nonprofit with the mission to end prostate cancer and help all who are impacted. ZERO advances research, provides support, and creates solutions to achieve health equity to meet the most critical needs of our community. About ZERO

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