Education Programs

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Education Programs

Information and education programs focus on the practical, from what to expect from treatment to how to balance practical concerns such as finances, working, health insurance as well as the emotional side of the disease.

Personalized Financial Resource Consultation

By appointment only
Cancer not only affects your physical health, it also affects your financial well-being. Several resources are available to manage the financial impact of cancer, including federally-funded programs and private nonprofit organizations. Schedule a virtual meeting with a financial navigator to learn what financial resources are available to you. 

Welcome to Waterford Place Orientation

By appointment only
All new participants are invited to attend an introductory orientation to discover the valuable resources available at Waterford Place.

Technology Consultation

By appointment only
Need help connecting to virtual programs through your personal computer, laptop or tablet? Schedule a virtual or phone consultation for assistance with setting up an email or installing and using the Webex application on your device.

Back to the Basics and Beyond

Wednesday, May 24 • 6 to 7:30 p.m. 
Geralyn O’Brien, Licensed and Oncology-Focused Esthetician

Cancer treatments can cause many changes to your skin and body. This fun, interactive workshop will teach you non-invasive ways to renew and rejuvenate skin. Learn about acupressure points, the benefits of facial massage, rose quartz and gua sha tools and ways to incorporate them into your skin care routine.

Reflexology For You

Wednesday, June 14 • 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Rachel Cordova, LMT, Certified Reflexologist

This workshop will focus on the benefits of reflexology. You will learn the core techniques and how to locate acupressure points on the feet and hands to help reduce stress and promote health and well-being. Bring your
partner, caregiver or friend and wear comfortable clothing. 

You Matter, Too

Wednesday, June 21 • 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Daisy Garcia, MSW, LSW, Journey Care

As a caregiver, your well-being plays an important role in your ability to provide optimum care. Topics will include compassion, fatigue, boundaries and self-care techniques. Learn how nature can reduce stress and improve well-being. 

Make a Difference

Waterford Place is free of charge to participants; however it is entirely supported by philanthropy meaning that every gift matters. Learn more about ways to give.