Pediatric Caregiver, Adult Cancer Survivor and Adult Caregiver support
- 4th Angel Mentoring Program/ Cleveland Clinic: The 4th Angel Mentoring Program is a national, free service for patients and caregivers who are matched with trained mentors. While emphasizing one-on-one contact by phone or email, matches are primarily made based on similar age and cancer experiences (diagnosis, treatment, stage, etc.) to offer unique, personalized peer support. They serve adult patients, caregivers, and pediatric caregivers. Contact them at 866-520-3197, www.4thangel.org, or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lung Cancer Patient and Caregiver Support
LUNGevity provides peer to peer, free, personalized phone and email support service that matches a lung cancer patient or caregiver with a Lifeline Support Partner. Learn more at www.LUNGevity.org.
Female Cancer Support
- Each Moment We're Alive is a resource run by Cynthia Sheridan Murphy, an Author, Workshop Facilitator, Keynote Speaker and Mentor for women and families, helping them thrive through cancer. Learn more at www.eachmomentwerealive.net.
The Verma Foundation
- The Verma Foundation is a non-profit organization that creates custom cap wigs at no cost for women and children fighting cancer and dealing with the emotional side effect of hair loss.
Water Fitness for Breast Cancer Survivors
A fun, fun night out, designed to improve mobility, strength, flexibility, and endurance.
October 1, 2018 – January 28, 2019 (Monday) 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
October 4, 2018 – January 31, 2019 (Thursday) 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Elms College Maguire Center, 291 Springfield Street, Chicopee, MA 01013
(413) 265-2313 or (413-786-8051) Deb Pacitti
It will be low impact aerobic water fitness with core strengthening, using water weights and noodles set to music, to increase cardiovascular fitness as well as give flexibility, muscle tone, and range of motion.
Class is free of charge for breast cancer patients & survivors, and is limited to 25 people.
Join breast cancer survivors in various stages of recovery for a fun filled experience.
For questions or to register, please contact:
Debra A. Pacitti, AAAI/ISMA Instructor
99 Cherry Street, Feeding Hills, MA 01030