Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

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

07/28/2016

Gentle Yoga
Mondays, August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 2 to 3 p.m.

The Center for Healthy Living at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and the 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, August 1, 8, 15, 22 and 29 from 3:15 to 4:15 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 the 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.

Relaxation and Guided Imagery
Mondays, August 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29 from 4:30 to 5 p.m.

This program of relaxation and guided imagery is open to those affected by a cancer diagnosis and will take place 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
Fridays, August 5, 12, 19 and 26 from 10 to 11:30 a.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 the 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.

Look Good…Feel Better
Monday, August 29 from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

“Look Good…Feel Better” is a national public service program that is designed to help female cancer patients improve their self-image. Each patient in this interactive program receives hands-on beauty techniques to manage the appearance side effects related to chemotherapy and radiation treatments. The meeting, offered by Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus and the 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.

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