Programs

Live telephone and on-line support provided by Cancer Support Community.

September

Cancer Transitions: Moving Beyond Treatment® is a five-week 2-hour program to help cancer survivors who have completed treatment (within 3 weeks and up to 2 years of program start date) move forward in life beyond treatment.  Space is limited to 8 participants so advanced registration is required. Our 2017 Fall session runs for five weeks on Thursday, September 21 and 28, October 5, 12, and 19 from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m. at (exact location to be determined), Fletcher.  It is important to attend all five sessions. 

This program is free of charge.  For more information, please call 828-771-0885 or email cathy@cancersupportwnc.org.  To participate in the gentle exercise portion of these sessions, please print out this Waiver for your physician’s signature.   Register today.

October

Renewal Retreat for Women in Cancer Treatment.  This mind/body focused retreat offers 10 women of any cancer type in treatment a weekend to be pampered, relax, socialize, have fun, and be FREE, at no cost to them. For 3 days/2 nights, participants will experience the benefits of gentle yoga, meditation, relaxation techniques, massage therapy, oncology skin support, movement, sound healing, healthy meals, connection around an outdoor fire, and more.  The Journey to be FREE team, which includes a registered nurse and licensed professional counselor, will be facilitating this retreat.  There will be guest presenters to help us create a memorable experience throughout the weekend. Download our retreat flyer.

This all-inclusive retreat will begin 3:00 p.m. on Friday, October 27 and end 11:00 a.m. on Sunday, October 29 at the Lutheridge Camp and Conference Center, 2049 Upper Laurel Drive, Arden (entrance on Hendersonville Road near Walgreen’s at the Airport Road intersection).  GPS address is 2511 Hendersonville Road, Arden.  Registration required. If you have any questions, please contact Catherine Desfosses at (828) 771-0885.