Us TOO Rochester NY is a support group for men, wifes and partners concerned about prostate cancer
in Rochester & The Finger Lakes Region of WNY.
PHONE: (585) 478 - 0897 [Leave msg for Mark or Peggy Richardson]
Mark and Peggy Richardson
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Mark and Peggy Richardson live in Pittsford, NY, have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. Mark and Peg are retired and have been involved with the Us TOO program for the past few years.
Mark is a Vietnam era Veteran having served in the US Air Force for four years and holds a B.S. degree from RIT in Electrical Engineering. He worked at Kodak and Carestream Health for 41 years in the Customer Equipment Services Division providing product support, customer training and new product development.
Peggy is an arbitrator and mediator with certification in Alternative Dispute Resolution from Cornell NYSSILR. Peg has a B.A. degree from SUNY Brockport. She worked at Center for Dispute Settlement as Director of the Finger Lakes Region. Prior to CDS, she was a director at the YWCA.
BE PROACTIVE: If you or someone you know is affected by prostate cancer, attend UsTOO monthly meetings. Survivors share insights on treatment options and potential side effects they/others experienced. The group offers emotional support, and tips on 'everything prostate'. USTOO provides resources (not medical advice) to help you make the best decision for your personal situation. Meetings are FREE and open to the general public.
VOLUNTEER: If you have just 2-hours a month to spare, and would like to help promote prostate cancer awareness We would appreciate your help:
- Distributing brochures to local medical clinics and urology centers.
- Staffing an information table at local shopping malls or at community events and health fairs.
- Helping the Chapter Leaders plan and execute local fund-raisers.
- Securing local speakers for topics-of-interest at monthly meetings.