Programs
Art & Music
Using Creativity to Explore & Express Your Emotions

Art and music classes provide an opportunity to tap into one's creativity to explore and express the emotions that come up while on the cancer journey. The programs are for...

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Breast Cancer Programs

We have many programs and services that can provide support to individuals diagnosed with breast cancer. Our Breast Cancer Connection program pairs individuals diagnosed with breast cancer with trained volunteers...

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Cancer Specific Programs

Our cancer specific programs include drop-in groups where those facing cancer can gain information, gather for support, and share their concerns. Family members are welcome. We offer a group for...

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Cancer Survivorship Programs
For individuals who have completed cancer treatment

When cancer treatment ends there can be an expectation that the cancer journey is over. For many however, the end of treatment marks the beginning of a new phase and...

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Children, Teen & Family
Support for children and teens when an adult family member has cancer

The programs for children and teens at The Gathering Place is comprehensive, meeting the needs of children from infancy through adolescence.Through group and individual interventions, children and teens learn...

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Exercise

Exercise classes can help address fatigue from cancer treatment, aid in improving strength, balance and endurance, and provide an overall sense of well-being. Classes are designed for different levels of...

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Grief & Loss

The death of a loved one can bring about emotional, social, spiritual and physical challenges. Our support groups for adults and families are created to help cope with the impact...

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Lectures & Workshops

Our lectures and workshops cover a wide variety of cancer related information and topics of interest presented by local health care professionals and practitioners of many specialities.

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Meditation & Relaxation

The Gathering Place offers programs that use breathwork, muscle relaxation and visualization to help individuals manage the stress of a cancer diagnosis. In addition to the programs listed below there...

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Nutrition

While no single food is the cause or cure for cancer, healthy nutrition plays an integral role in all aspects of the cancer journey. From the time of diagnosis until...

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One to One Services

Our One to One Services are designed to educate and provide support to those coping with cancer as well as information on managing financial, life planning and medical bill issues...

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Programs For Young Adults Surviving Cancer
For young adults ages 18-40

The programs for Young Adults Surviving Cancer are for individuals who have or have had cancer, and are designed to help cope with the unique needs that come with being...

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Prostate Cancer Programs

Our monthly Prostate Partners offers an opportunity for men diagnosed with prostate cancer to learn about treatment options, as well as gain support from talking with other men. Specialists in...

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Reiki, Massage & Reflexology

Reiki is a hands-on Japanese healing tradition that provides nurturing and stress reduction. Massage promotes relaxation and stress management. Reflexology applies pressure to reflex points in the feet and hands...

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Support Groups

Our support groups are designed to help individuals cope with the emotional impact of a cancer diagnosis through sharing and learning with others. We provide groups that meet weekly for...

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Tai Chi, Yoga & Zumba

These classes are suitable for all levels including those with low energy. We encourage anyone currently dealing with cancer in their daily lives to utilize these classes, including those in...

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Welcoming Orientation

We invite you to come learn more about the free programs and services we provide at The Gathering Place for individuals and families touched by cancer by attending our Welcoming...

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Wigs & Skin Care

Regina Brett, local author and newspaper columnist, was the inspiration for our Regina Brett Wig Salons. She has said that being bald was one of the hardest parts of her...

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