Stories with tag: "Waterford Place"


The Healing Power of Creativity

Creative expression provides relaxation, pleasure and relief from stress, anxiety and pain

person painting, holding paint palette
Patient Stories

Nazli’s Story

Realizing she needed emotional support from others changed this cancer patient’s life

Nazil Bayer

Waterford Place Expands Wig Program for People of Color 

Grant will be used to purchase medical wigs for cancer patients with highly textured hair

Woman holding wig

Provider Spotlight: Kristi Niedzwiecki, Fitness Instructor

Teaching tai chi to help manage life’s challenges

Kristi Niedzwiecki, Fitness Instructor, Waterford Place

Yoga Instructor Certifies as Cancer Exercise Specialist

New certification qualifies Judy Siek to create personalized exercise programs for cancer patients

Judy Siek earns certfication

Provider Spotlight: Chitra Singh, Certified Yoga Instructor

Using yoga to connect with people in need

Chitra Singh, Certified Yoga Instructor
Patient Stories

Cindy’s Story

Thanks to virtual programming, anyone affected by cancer can benefit from Waterford Place resources

Cindy Benson, Waterford Participant

Local Lions Club Donates to Waterford Place

Waterford Place can scratch off nearly 40 items from its wish list, thanks to the generosity of the newly formed Lions Club of Carillon at Stonegate in Aurora

Carillion Lions Club presents donation to Waterford Place

Provider Spotlight: Michelle Cordes, Clinical Dietitian

Dietitian Michelle Cordes encourages good nutrition to promote healing and manage side effects of cancer treatment

Rush News Article

Good Nutrition Helps Patients Manage Cancer, Treatments

Dietitian shares tips about healthy eating for cancer patients

Bowls of fruits and grains on table