Free programs and support groups serve cancer patients

2014-06-19T00:00:00Z Free programs and support groups serve cancer patientsTimes Staff nwitimes.com
June 19, 2014 12:00 am  • 

MUNSTER | Cancer Resource Centre, 926 Ridge Road, offers free education programs, mind/body/spirit programs and support groups for those with a cancer diagnosis and their caregivers. Call (219) 836-3349 to register for all programs.

For more information about joining a support group, call or visit www.cancerresourcecentre.com.

Upcoming programs:

Yoga, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday and 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday — Breathe and stretch your body and mind in classes both restorative and therapeutic. A prescription from your physician is required prior to attending.

Wellness Support Group, 10-11:30 a.m. or 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesday — Provides an opportunity to share feelings, receive support and learn ways to cope with the experience of having cancer.

CancerCare Webcast, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesday — Advances in the treatment of metastatic prostate cancer will be discussed.

Reflexology, 3-5 p.m. Wednesday — Reflexology treats the whole body by touching the feet and sometimes the palms. A prescription from your physician is required prior to attending.

Chi Gong, 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 26 — Learn art of breath, movement, non-movement and meditation. A prescription from your physician is required prior to attending.

Knit One…Nurture Too, 1-2:30 p.m. June 26 — Knitting and crocheting squares, scarves or afghan blankets. All skill levels welcome. Supplies provided, or bring your own.

Chair Yoga, 2 to 3 p.m. June 26 — Designed for those who have difficulty with the regular yoga environment, sit or use a chair for balance. A prescription from your physician is required prior to attending.

Ukulele for Beginners, 2-3 p.m. June 26, and Ukulele, 3:15-4:30 p.m. June 26 — Ukulele lessons with Rima Krutulis.

Tai Chi, 9:30-10:30 a.m. June 27 — Classes emphasize balance, posture, breathing techniques, concentration and complete relaxation. A prescription from your physician is required prior to attending.

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