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 contact us

The following programs will be held at our Bethesda Facility:


Ovarian Cancer
Wednesday, September 18, from 6:30-8:00 p.m.

Join Hope Connections guest speaker, Kyra Walters, for a two part program on Ovarian Cancer.  Kyra will give an overview of general ovarian cancer information and resources. 
The second half of the program will include a discussion on the treatment option of Zejula, and will also include clinical trial results, potential side effects, and resources for financial assistance. 
RSVP:  Please call 301-634-7500 or email


Pathology of Bladder Cancer

Thursday, September 19, from 6:00 -8:00 p.m.


 Join Hope Connections in Bethesda as Dr. Alexander Baras from Johns Hopkins discusses the latest understandings of the pathology of bladder cancer.
RSVP: please call 301-634-7500 or email


Natural Solutions with Essential Oils

Monday, Sept. 23, from 6:30—8:00 p.m.

Did you know that the average person uses 12 or more products on their body or in their home each day, exposing themselves to over 160 different chemicals? Learn about the benefits of all-natural essential oils with Laura May and how to incorporate them into your life by using them in your daily routine, for green cleaning and for toxin-free living. 

RSVP:, 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:


Healing Touch (Landover)

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, from 6:30-8:00 P.M.

Join a Healing Touch presentation with Carol Stopenhagen and learn a self-care technique that provides support during cancer treatment and survivorship. Healing Touch is a compassionate energy therapy where practitioners use their hands in a heart-centered way to support your physical, emotional, mental and spiritual self-healing.
To RSVP please call 301-634-7500 or email



For a PDF of our program calendar, click here.  


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