Complementary Medicine

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.

COUNTY PROGRAM LOCATION CONTACT FOR MORE
INFORMATION
Dutchess/
Putnam
 Massage Therapy Dyson Cancer Center, Vassar Brothers Medical Center Maureen DeMarco
(845) 616-5363
Healing Vibrations music therapy, 1st and 3rd Mondays Dyson Cancer Center (845) 264-2005 Email
 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
 Acupuncture  Various  (845) 339-4673 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 Email
 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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