Calendar

Oct
17
Sat
Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon (Online)
Oct 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm

We will focus on using all of our senses for healing, community-building and creativity. We’ll go deep and wide, explore and share in a safe space. For women with cancer and other chronic/acute illnesses. All experience levels welcome!

Elana Dykewomon has published seven books of fiction and poetry, taught writing at SF State and gives private memoir and fiction classes.

 

Oct
18
Sun
Gentle Yoga Sunday with Kelly Keller (Online)
Oct 18 @ 4:00 pm – 4:45 pm

This class includes a gentle asana practice as well as restorative poses. No previous experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing. Especially for women who have/had cancer. Women supporters may attend.

Class instruction by Kelly Keller

Everyone welcome. Registration required.

Oct
19
Mon
Breast Cancer During COVID19 and Managing Lymphedema with Dr. Lisa Bailey of Epic Care
Oct 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Breast Cancer During COVID19 and Managing Lymphedema with Dr. Lisa Bailey of Epic Care

Please join Epic Care’s Fellowship Trained Breast Surgeon, Dr. Lisa Bailey to learn more about the latest in Breast Conserving Surgery, including:

– New surgical reconstruction techniques,
– Minimizing the effects of cancer treatment,
– Helping women preserve the physical appearance of their natural breasts.

Plus, guest Physical Therapist, Hilary Nakao joins to share tips for pre and post-operative physical therapy including lymphedema treatment and prevention.

We look forward to seeing you there and answering questions that matter to you!

Everyone welcome. Registration required   

Shareable flyer (coming soon)

Oct
20
Tue
Women with Metastatic Cancer – Daytime (ONLINE)
Oct 20 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Intake and pre-registration is required for all support groups. No drop-ins.

Women with Metastatic Cancer – Evening (ONLINE)
Oct 20 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Until further notice, all support groups will be online due to COVID-19.

Intake and pre-registration is required for all support groups. No drop-ins.

Oct
21
Wed
Holistic, Integrative, & Alternative Medicine Support Group – HIAM (ONLINE)
Oct 21 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Until further notice, all support groups will be online due to COVID-19.

Intake and pre-registration is required for all support groups. No drop-ins.

This support group is for those who are interested in or are using alternative cancer therapies.

Yoga with Cyndi Lezcano
Oct 21 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

 

Cyndi Lezcano RYT500, eRYT200, YACEP

This class is designed for anyone interested in learning how yoga can support those going through and/or recovering from their cancer journey.

These supportive practices’ will assist in creating ease and comfort in the body, with focus on lymph distribution & immune and nervous system support.

We will move slowly into basic yoga poses while using the breath as a tool to remain present and mindful.

Classes are suitable for beginners as well as advanced students.

(*Recommend Props: blankets, pillows, yoga blocks)

“My intention is to make yoga accessible to all. Especially to those that may think yoga isn’t for them and/or may be intimidated about where and how to start.”

Cyndi is bilingual (English/Spanish).

Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch) (Online)
Oct 21 @ 2:30 pm – 4:30 pm

 

Do you knit, embroider, cross stitch, crochet, hand sew, color, draw or have any other craft that travels easily? Or, just come and hang out.

Spend some time working on your art or craft in the company of others.

Registration required.

Oct
22
Thu
Sister to Sister – African American Women with Cancer – Richmond (ONLINE)
Oct 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Until further notice, all support groups will be online due to COVID-19.

Intake and pre-registration is required for all support groups. No drop-ins.

Oct
27
Tue
Women with Metastatic Cancer – Daytime (ONLINE)
Oct 27 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm

Intake and pre-registration is required for all support groups. No drop-ins.