Lackawanna County Commissioners recognize significance of C.A.S.U.A.L Day

April 5th, 2016 4:00 pm

The Lackawanna County Commissioners issued a proclamation to recognize the impact the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s 13th annual C.A.S.U.A.L. Day has on the fight against colon cancer in the region. Established by the family of the late Helen Phillips, the event, held on March 31, urges residents to get screened for early detection of colon cancer and also highlights the medical breakthroughs that have saved lives. From left, Commissioner Jerry Notarianni, Judge Carmen Minora, survivor; Laura Toole, LCSW, Director of Community & Patient Services at the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute; Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, and Commissioner Laureen A Cummings. photo