Program Guide

Support Groups

Individuals who are coping with a cancer diagnosis come together for mutual support and an opportunity to discuss issues important to older adults. Facilitator: Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS

Support Groups

For young adults who have or have had cancer. Programs provide an opportunity to connect with other young adults on the cancer journey.

Cancer Specific Support Groups

Support group for women with breast cancer in their 20s, 30s & 40s.

Cancer Specific Support Groups

Monthly support group for women diagnosed with gynecological cancers.

Nutrition
October 6th at 6:00 pm

Join others bi-weekly to accomplish the Healthy 10 Challenge: a free, 10-week online program offered by the American Institute of Cancer Research to improve diet, nutrition, physical activity, and weight. The Healthy 10 Challenge focuses on lifestyle behaviors to help lower cancer risk, promote survivorship, and better overall health. The program started on August 18. Please click Register below to contact Stephanie Hopkins for late registrations.

Nutrition
December 8th at 6:00 pm

Snacks are a great way to boost nutrition throughout the day when made using a variety of healthful ingredients. Presenter: Stephanie Hopkins, MS, RDN, LD

Children, Teen & Family
November 16th at 6:30 pm

Learn about the developmental levels and responses to grief in children and how to support them, and yourself, when coping with the loss of a loved one to cancer. Facilitator: Erin Rafter, PhD, CCLS

Nutrition

Join The Gathering Place and InMotion for a talk on nutrition. The Gathering Place's dietitian, Stephanie Hopkins, will discuss plant-based nutrition and how diet can be used as a tool to help manage chronic diseases and conditions such as Parkinson's disease and cancer. The presentation will conclude with a cooking demonstration before opening for questions and answers.

Children, Teen & Family

Workshop for children and teens who have an adult family member with cancer. Utilizing art, play and discussion, children, teens and their parents interact with families in similar situations.

Information & Education
November 4th at 6:30 pm

Discover the contagious and therapeutic aspects of laughing. A fun, interactive, and experiential evening. Presenter: Christine Smith, Reiki Master