Complementary Medicine

printThe Miles of Hope Breast Cancer Foundation advocates preventive technologies, nutrition and exercise as proactive ways to lessen the impact of breast cancer. Complementary medicine programs funded by miles of Hope include: massage therapy, reiki, acupuncture, music therapy, sports/exercise/dance, yoga and art therapy programs to enhance recovery.

Listed below are current complementary medicine programs and contact information offered to breast cancer patients/survivors free of charge thanks to grants from Miles of Hope.

County Program Location Contact For More Information

Dutchess/
Putnam

Massage Therapy Dyson Cancer Center, Vassar Brothers Medical Center (845) 616-5363 Website
Complementary Therapies St. Francis Hospital (845) 483-5855
Wigs, post-surgical products Specialty Fittings at La Boutique, Dyson Cancer Center (845) 483-6522 Website
Ulster Wigs, post-surgical products Specialty Fittings at Benedictine Hospital (845) 340-1000 Website
Acupuncture Various (845) 339-4673 Website
Support Groups & Wellness Programs HealthAlliance Hospital, Mary’s Ave Campus (845) 339-2071 Website
Westchester Support groups Gilda’s Club of Westchester (914) 644-8844 Website
Support Groups Support Connection (914) 962-6402
or
1-800-532-4290
Website
Rockland Tennis for Survivors Tennis For Life (845) 365-0147 Website

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