After being a mentor with Imerman Angels for the past few years, it feels like the right time to talk about my experiences. Being mentored was such a boon to me during my treatment! When I decided to volunteer myself, it was to give back, especially since my type of cancer (oral, head and […]
If there’s anything that can instantly change our entire environment, it’s music. Have you ever seen a dancefloor erupt in excitement when the DJ plays the latest hit? Or do you suddenly get that burst of motivation on the treadmill when your shuffle finds the song with the perfect tempo? The power of music […]
When Pamela Quinn was just 17 years old, she faced enormous life and family challenges.. Not only was she navigating high school and being a teenager, huge hurdles in their own right, she was also faced with something even more difficult. Pamela’s mother, Carol, was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Years before, Pamela had struggled with […]
You probably already know that Imerman Angels is a one-on-one support service for the cancer community; but, with the relaunch of our blog, we thought we’d help you brush up on some of your Imerman Angels facts. Here is what makes us who we are!
1) OUR BEGINNINGS
Imerman Angels was founded by Jonny Imerman in […]
We are excited to announce that we are expanding our one-on-one cancer support services to include cancer previvors and those in the high-risk community.
Since our inception, Imerman Angels has been dedicated to providing free one-on-one psychosocial support to cancer fighters, survivors and caregivers. Now, through several new partnerships with other cancer organizations, we are […]
Us TOO International
2720 S. River Road, Suite 112
Des Plaines, IL 60018
Phone: (630) 795-1002
Phone: (630) 795-1002
December 18, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Additional Support Services Available for Prostate Cancer Community
Imerman Angels forms partnership with Us TOO International
CHICAGO, IL – The prostate cancer community will have access to more extensive resources for support […]
Written by Ann Pietrangelo and Kristeen Cherney
Medically Reviewed by Seunggu Han, MD on May 31, 2017
Five years prior to learning that she had stage 1B2 cervical cancer, Darlene Blais was experiencing some symptoms of the disease. She went through a series of tests, all of which came back negative. The one condition for which her gynecologist did not test, however, was the human papilloma virus (HPV).
“Had I been tested […]
To be in cancer survivor Tommy Holl “The Real Elf’s” ebullient and downright hilarious presence, you would never suspect he once struggled with the reality of getting his left pinky finger amputated as treatment for epithelioid sarcoma.
Tommy’s experience with cancer compelled him to spread joy and happiness as The Real Elf starting in 2014. […]
“NYU Langone’s Perlmutter Cancer Center and Imerman Angels Partner To Provide Psychosocial Support Services to Cancer Fighters, Survivors and Caregivers”
For Immediate Release
CHICAGO (October 20, 2016) – The Perlmutter Cancer Center at NYU Langone MedicalCenter and Imerman Angels announce a new partnership to bring emotional support services to individuals impacted by cancer.
Imerman Angels, currently celebrating its 10-year anniversary, is a global non-profit
organization providing free, one-on- one emotional support to individuals battling cancer,
survivors and caregivers. Support […]