Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

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

04/28/2016

Gentle Yoga
Mondays, May 2 and 16 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.

Finding Calm in the Storm: Guided Imagery – Special Program!
Wednesday, May 4 from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m.

This special program, presented by Beth Felicie, BSW, social work intern, will discuss the benefits of guided imagery – a focused relaxation utilized to create harmony and peace between the mind and body. Following the program, all are welcome to join a guided imagery practice. This event will take place at the Center for Healthy Living located at 198 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090. Free.

Exercise for Strength
Mondays, May 9 and 23 from 2:15 to 3:15 p.m. and
Monday, May 16 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, May 2 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
Mondays, May 9 and 23 from 3:30 to 5 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 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.

About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital located in Lakewood, Ocean County. A RWJBarnabas 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 has converted to all private rooms, which makes 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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