October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

In honor of those affected by cancer, Asheville Periodontics will be putting together “Comfort Kits” – Chemotherapy Care Kits for the patients of New Horizons Women’s Cancer Care Center in Asheville.

New Horizons Women’s Cancer Care’s mission is not only to diagnose and treat breast and gynecologic cancers, but also to create a caring environment through words, actions and services. The practice offers personalized care and integrated treatment plans in a comfortable environment where patients and loved ones can focus on healing.  Our office manager, Rachel Drake, has a personal connection to this special cancer center.

Here is a list of items we are in need of:

-Mints
-Chapstick (Any brand okay)
-Blankets
-Puzzle Books (Crossword, Word Search, Sodoku)
-Journal/Notebooks (Brightly Colored)
-Candy/Chocolate
-Notecards
-Hand Lotion (unscented, Aquaphor or Udder Cream), Travel Size
-Hand Sanitizer
-Boxes of tea (Celestial Seasonings, etc. Chamomile ok, no Valerian)
-Kleenex Packs (Brightly colored)
-Water Flavor Pack Boxes (Emergen-C, Crystal Light, etc.)

2 ways to donate:
1. Please call our office at 828-665-4405 or email natalie@ashevilleperiodontics.com to schedule a pickup of items by our Professional Relationship Director, Natalie Ray.

2. Drop off items at our office Monday-Wednesday 9am-5pm or Thursday 9am-1pm.  Address: Asheville Periodontics  602 Alliance Court, Asheville, North Carolina, 28806 

We appreciate you participating in this cause with us!