Yoga Workshop for Cancer Survivors & Caregivers

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Posted on Tuesday, June 6th filed under .

MUSCATINE, IA – June 2017 –Gilda’s Club is excited to announce its upcoming Yoga Workshops for
Cancer Survivors & Caregivers. Sessions will be held weekly from 6:00 – 7:00 pm at Senior Resources in the Adult Day Area (1808 Mulberry Avenue, Muscatine, IA) beginning Thursday, June 1, 2017 and ending on Thursday, July 6, 2017.

This 6-week series is composed of 4 sessions of Chair Yoga (led by Kelly Hendershot, LVCY certified) and 2 sessions of Traditional Yoga (led by Melissa Wright, RYT-200, Yoga 4 Cancer Certified).

Sessions are tailored for cancer patients in treatment, cancer survivors/those that have completed treatment, and individuals that provide cancer care to a loved one.

These sessions will integrate the breath with body awareness. It also:
• Builds strength & flexibility in safe ways
• Stimulates your immune system & builds bone density
• Detoxifies the body and cultivates a sense of well-being
• Creates a sense of community
• Empowers participants to take control & enhance their lives

This program is made possible by a Community Foundation of Greater Muscatine grant.

Anyone who is impacted by cancer is welcome to attend.

For more details and to register, please call Gilda’s Club at 563-326-7504 or email kelly@gildasclubqc.org.

About Gilda’s Club
Free of charge, Gilda’s Club Quad Cities provides support, education and hope to all people affected by cancer. As a Cancer Support Community affiliate, we are part of the largest employer of psychosocial oncology mental health professionals in the United States. Our global network brings the highest quality cancer support to the millions of people touched by cancer.