Cancer Care

cancer fitness
cancer yoga

A partnership of Marlene Meyerson JCC Manhattan and Breastlink New York, this innovative program is designed to share the latest in health and wellness programs, while also bringing complementary care to those living with breast cancer. Based on scientific findings about the importance of a plant-based diet and regular exercise for healing, our robust program includes a range of classes, lectures, and events. Topics include nutrition, massage, yoga, and aerobics, all of which have been shown to help with the side effects of cancer and boost healing.

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Program Partner

As a leader in breast care, Breastlink New York's goal is to provide complete and total care to all of their patients—from initial screening to the successful completion of treatment. Breastlink breast health experts thoroughly assess each breast cancer patient’s diagnosis to ensure a custom, individualized treatment plan is presented.

JCC Shirley Kohn Spa Day for Women Living with Breast or Ovarian Cancer

A day offering women in treatment for breast or ovarian cancer a chance to be inspired and experience renewal. This year's spa day will be on Sun, Mar 22. For more information on Spa Day please click here. Registration opens on Wed, Jan 15. For the pre-eligibilty form, please click here.

Cancer Care Classes

Basics of Knitting Section 2
Basics of Knitting Section 2

Sarah Stopek

In this introduction to knitting, students will learn the basics, from casting on to binding off, with simple stitches in between to create a scarf, hat, baby blanket, and more. All supplies included.

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140.00
Members
150.00
Public
Silk Painting Section 5
Silk Painting Section 5

Suzanne Punch

Learn the basics of silk painting with layers of color washes, applied textures, thickened dye imagery, and more. Students will decide between two different shape options. Many supplies included; additional supply information will be emailed in advance.

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145.00
Members
165.00
Public
JCC Shirley Kohn Spa Day for Women Living with Breast or Ovarian Cancer: A Free Day of Pampering and Renewal
JCC Shirley Kohn Spa Day for Women Living with Breast or Ovarian Cancer: A Free Day of Pampering and Renewal

Participate in a variety of mind/body programs designed to lift your spirits and improve your well-being. Enjoy a diverse program of activities including yoga, massage, Reiki, Moving for Life, Nia, and meditation specifically designed for women in treatment for cancer.

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