Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus Presents December Events

11/20/2015

Gentle Yoga
Mondays, December 7 and 21 at 2 p.m.

The Center for Healthy Living at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Cancer Support Community will offer gentle yoga classes for men and women of all ages who are affected by cancer. Appropriate for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners, gentle yoga classes will help participants learn how to increase flexibility, range of motion, energy and relaxation. Classes will take place at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090. Medical clearance is required for those currently undergoing active cancer treatments.

Exercise for Strength
Mondays, December 7 and 21 at 3 p.m.

This work-out group is designed to improve energy and increase endurance and flexibility. Sneakers are required. The group, offered by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Cancer Support Community, will be held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Potluck Luncheon
Monday, December 14 at 2 p.m.

Come and spend a fun-filled afternoon at the Cancer Support Community’s potluck luncheon! All are invited to bring a dish to share with the group. Sandwiches and beverages will be provided. This luncheon will be held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

All Cancers Support Group
Monday, December 14 at 3:30 p.m.

This free, professionally run support group provides a safe place for individuals dealing with any type of cancer. The group, offered by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and Cancer Support Community, will be held at the Center for Healthy Living, located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A Barnabas Health facility, Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services. Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is in the process of converting to all private rooms, which will make it the only provider in the region with all private rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus, visit www.barnabashealth.org.

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