Take advantage of the many wonderful cancer support programs developed by compassionate individuals and groups who strive to create caring community resources for people and families throughout their healing journey.
Healing With Hope This group combines yoga, meditation, guided imagery, support and education to help people with cancer cope with fear and stress and to strengthen their natural healing abilities.
Ironstone Farm Challenge Unlimited Three retreats per year, Challenge Unlimited use the dynamic power of horses to provide therapy for survivors of cancer. Free to cancer survivors. Registration forms are required and can be emailed or mailed to those interested in upcoming retreats.
Multiple locations: NSMC Salem Hospital, 81 Highland Avenue, Salem NSMC Union Hospital, 500 Lynnfield Street, Lynn NSMC Outpatient Services, 1 Hutchinson Drive, Danvers
The New Me Rolling Ridge in partnership with the Center for Mind Body Medicine will present a series of 6 sessions, facilitated by Dr. Suetta Tenney, in which a safe and confidential community will be developed, asking questions and offering skills that can help begin answering these and other questions. This program is FREE supported in part by a grant from the Smith-Purdon Fund.
Rolling Ridge Conference Center – CSL meeting space 660 Great Pond Road North Andover, MA 01845 978-682-8815
Sunday Evenings from 6:30pm-8:30pm Session Dates: September 23 & 30, October 14, 21, and 28, November 4.
Tong Ren Anti-Cancer Healing Classes Tong Ren is a healing energy treatment used to help people restore their health. It is based on the principle that many diseases are caused by physical blockages that interrupt the body's natural flow of “chi”. Donation / Suggestion $10
85 Essex Street, 2nd floor Haverhill MA 01832 Saturdays 1pm to 2pm Live Broadcast Saturdays 1:00pm – 2:00pm
Yoga and Cancer Yoga and Cancer offers free weekly yoga classes in the Seacoast of NH and Southern Maine for anyone who has had a cancer diagnosis. Participants will experience specialized yoga taught by trained teachers to support anyone who is newly diagnosed, in cancer treatment or surgical recovery. Classes welcome primary caregivers and anyone in recent bereavement.
Yoga Hope Cancer is a catalyst for change and this workshop explores positive changes you can make in your life. It includes healing yoga and mindfulness practices designed for cancer patients. Held monthly on a Saturday 2-4pm. Check the website for schedule or call Rose directly. By donation/suggestion $10.
YWCA Greater Newburyport Encore Program Since 2009 the YWCA Greater Newburyport has been offering a free, 12-week survivorship program for those who have had a breast or ovarian cancer diagnosis at any point in their lives. The Encore program includes gentle land exercise, warm water pool exercise, ongoing peer support groups and featured guest speakers and programs. Encore services are available to all participants who have completed the 12-week survivorship program on an ongoing basis.