Section: Monmouth Medical Center Southern Campus

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

05/02/2017

All Cancers Support Group
Mondays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22 from noon to 1:30 p.m.

This free, professionally-run support group provides a safe place for individuals dealing with any type of cancer. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Gentle Yoga
Mondays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 2 to 3 p.m.

Gentle yoga classes for men and women of all ages who are affected by cancer will be offered. Appropriate for beginners as well as seasoned practitioners, these gentle yoga classes will help participants learn how to increase flexibility, range of motion, energy and relaxation. Cancer Support Community located at 199 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, May 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 3 to 4 p.m.

This workout group is designed to improve energy and increase endurance and flexibility. Sneakers are required. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Relaxation and Guided Imagery

Mondays, May 1, 8, 15 & 22 from 4 to 4:30 p.m.
This program is open to those affected by a cancer diagnosis. Cancer Support Community, located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Time to Talk…Breast Cancer Support Group

Friday, May 5 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

This free, professionally-run support group gives women affected by breast cancer a safe environment to come together for support. Cancer Support Community, located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090

Children’s Flower Program

Friday, May 12 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

It’s time for May flowers! During this free program children affected by cancer will have the opportunity to do flower crafts and plant flower seeds. Kids can come together to have fun and make friends in the compassionate environment provided by the Cancer Support Community, located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Seva Acupressure for Stress Release

Wednesday, May 17 from 1 to 2 p.m.

Learn how to manage stress and boost resilience through an easy–to-use acupressure program for self-care. This professionally run program will take place at the Cancer Support Community, 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Circle of Caring

Fridays, May 19 & 26 from 3 to 4:30 p.m.

All children affected by a cancer diagnosis are invited to drop in for this support group. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Game Day

Friday, May 19 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

All those affected by a cancer diagnosis are invited to come play games and have fun. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Coffee and a Craft

Friday, May 26 from 10 to 11:30 a.m.

Embrace the morning with a warm cup of coffee and a craft. This program is designed to decrease stress. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

Cancer: Thriving and Surviving

Tuesdays, May 23 & 30 and June 6, 13, 20 & 27 from 9:30 a.m. to noon

All those affect by cancer are invited to participate in a free six-week workshop designed to have open discussions about: relationships, exercise, nutrition, communication, frustration techniques and more. Cancer Support Community located at 199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling 732-923-6090.

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