The 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.
|Massage Therapy||Dyson Cancer Center, Vassar Brothers Medical Center||Maureen DeMarco
|Healing Vibrations music therapy, 1st and 3rd Mondays||Dyson Cancer Center||(845) 264-2005|
|Wigs, post-surgical products||Specialty Fittings at LaBoutique, Dyson Cancer Center||(845) 483-6522||Website|
|Ulster||Wigs, post-surgical products||Specialty Fittings at HealthAlliance Hospital, Mary’s Ave Campus||(845) 340-1000||Website|
|Support Groups & Wellness Programs||The Oncology Support Program of the HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley||(845) 339-2071||Website|
|Healing Vibrations music therapy, 2nd and 4th Mondays||HealthAlliance Hospital, Mary’s Ave Campus||(845) 264-2005|
|Westchester||Support Groups||Gilda’s Club of Westchester||(914) 644-8844||Website|
|Support Groups||Support Connection||(914) 962-6402
|Rockland||Tennis for Survivors||Tennis For Life||(845) 365-0147||Website|