Education

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.

Soothing Your Worried Brain and Body

Tuesday, November 29 • 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
Jan Litvene, ACSW, LCSW

When you or someone you love has cancer, worry can get out of hand, diminishing your energy levels and ability to concentrate. It is important to identify your worries, especially those you can control, and prioritize what you need to take care of now. This presentation will offer strategies to help you decrease worrying and its intensity and gain more feelings of peace. 

Achieve Balance in Your ‘New Normal’ with Tai Chi and Qi Gong

Tuesday, December 6 • 1 to 2 p.m.
Kristi Niedzwiecki, ACE Certified Fitness Instructor

Learn the overall benefits of Tai Chi and Qi Gong and watch a brief demonstration. With gentle movements, these two internal energy exercises can help put your mind and body in harmony. You can strengthen your body, improve balance and bring peace and awareness into your life.

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.