Cancer Education and Support
The Tate Cancer Center is proud to offer the following support and education programs:
Look Good, Feel Better Workshop
The Tate Cancer Center is proud to be a designated site for American Cancer Society's Look Good, Feel Better program. This program is free for adults of all genders and ages who are dealing with appearance changes (hair loss and/or skin changes) from cancer treatment. Classes are taught by licensed beauty professionals (cosmetologists, estheticians, nail technicians). During this workshop, you will learn specific techniques to enhance your appearance. The program takes place throughout the year and is held at the Tate Cancer Center, 3rd floor conference room, 305 Hospital Drive in Glen Burnie. To learn more about this program and/or access their online resources, visit http://lookgoodfeelbetter.org.
Therapeutic Yoga for Cancer
We offer free therapeutic yoga to our cancer survivors and their caregivers on a weekly basis. No prior yoga experience is necessary. Come enjoy a gentle healing yoga session with floor yoga or chair yoga and deep breathing. Registration is preferred, but drop-ins are accepted. Please bring water. The classes are held in the Executive Center, 300 Hospital Drive, Suite 128, every Wednesday from 10:30 a.m. to noon. Please call 410-302-7663 to register. Visit instructor Kelli Bethel's website at www.tafiyayoga.comfor more information.
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Cancer Support Group
Our Cancer Support Group is a free, self-care skills class and group discussion offering information and support for cancer patients and survivors. In addition to networking and peer support, the group will discuss timely topics related to treatment and care. The group meets on the first Wednesday of the month (no meeting in July) from 5 to 6:30 p.m. in the Tate Cancer Center first floor conference room. Reservations are not required. For more information, please call 410-553-8179.