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Jun
2
Sat
Supportive Spouse and Friends Weekend-Central NY, Southern Tier, Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Supportive Spouse and Friends Weekend-Central NY, Southern Tier, Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility | Branchport | New York | United States

DATE: Saturday, June 2nd, 2018

TIME: 10am to Noon and Noon to 5pm – Lunch is provided

LOCATION: Camp Good Days and Special Times Recreation Facility

643 West Lake Road, Branchport, NY 14418

NEED: 5 volunteers for chair or table massage

CONTACT TEAM LEADER: Beth Bergmann, E: bethbergmann@verizon.net C: 716.861.2092

 

The Supportive Spouse and Friends Weekend is a weekend camping program open to all men and women with cancer age 18+, with a diagnosis or relapse with the past 5 years, and their significant other and/or friend. It provides a time and place for them to relax and rejuvenate.  Activities may range from arts & crafts, adventure and wellness.

Jun
23
Sat
NYC Brain Tumor Walk- NYC @ Randall’s Island
Jun 23 @ 7:15 am – 12:00 pm
NYC Brain Tumor Walk- NYC @ Randall’s Island  | New York | New York | United States

DATE; Saturday, June 23rd, 2018

TIME:  9am to Noon Team requested: 7:15 to Noon

LOCATION: Randall’s Island   20 Randall’s Island Park, New York NY 10035

NEED: 6 Therapists for chair massage

CONTACT TEAM LEADER:  Donna Webb, E: dweb826@aol.com C: 917.509.7150

The NYC Brain Tumor Walk  is an event to raise awareness and much-needed resources to fund critical brain tumor-specific programs to improve the lives of all those affected by brain tumors. Hosted by the National Brain Tumor Society. The Walks offer individuals and teams a chance to honor and remember loved ones, connect with others interested in the brain tumor cause, and helps to educate the local community on the diverse needs of the brain tumor community. The National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) is a leader in the brain tumor community, bringing together the best of research and patient services.  They look to be a comprehensive resource for patients, families, caregivers, researchers and medical professionals. This is a family friendly 5K-walk and community day.  To learn more about the NBTS go to braintumor.org

Sep
15
Sat
Long Island Brain Tumor Walk- Long Island @ Jone’s Beach Field 5
Sep 15 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm

When: ​Saturday, ​September ​15, ​2018
Time: ​Event: ​8am ​to ​Noon ​Team ​will ​be ​advised.
Location: ​Jone’s ​Beach ​Field ​5 ​- ​Parking ​lot ​for ​Jone’s ​Beach ​Theatre, ​1000 ​Ocean ​Parkway, ​Wantagh, ​NY ​11793
Supplies: ​Massage ​table ​or ​chair ​plus ​a ​personal ​supply ​list ​to ​be ​sent ​upon ​confirmation
Number ​of ​therapists ​needed: ​6 Therapists for Chair massage/table
Please ​contact ​team ​leader ​ ​Samantha ​Paige-Graeber, ​LMT, ​ ​ ​ladystar44@icloud.com ​ ​, ​ ​845.519.4112

Long ​Island ​Brain ​Tumor ​Walk, ​is ​an ​event ​to ​raise ​awareness ​and ​much-needed ​resources ​to ​fund ​critical ​brain ​tumor-specific ​programs ​to ​improve ​the ​lives ​of ​all ​those ​affected ​by ​brain ​tumors. ​Hosted ​by ​the ​National ​Brain ​Tumor ​Society, ​the ​Long ​Island ​Brain ​Tumor ​Walk ​offers ​individuals ​and ​teams ​a ​chance ​to ​honor ​and ​remember ​loved ​ones, ​connect ​with ​others ​interested ​in ​the ​brain ​tumor ​cause, ​and ​helps ​to ​educate ​the ​local ​community ​on ​the ​diverse ​needs ​of ​the ​brain ​tumor ​community.The ​National ​Brain ​Tumor ​Society ​(NBTS) ​is ​a ​leader ​in ​the ​brain ​tumor ​community, ​bringing ​together ​the ​best ​of ​research ​and ​patient ​services. ​ ​They ​look ​to ​be ​a ​comprehensive ​resource ​for ​patients, ​families, ​caregivers, ​researchers ​and ​medical ​professionals. ​This ​is ​a ​family ​friendly ​5K ​walk ​and ​community ​day. ​ ​To ​learn ​more ​about ​the ​NBTS ​go ​to ​braintumor.org

Sep
22
Sat
Camp Good Days Women’s Wellness-Central, Southern and Western Finger Lakes @ Camp Good Days & Special Times
Sep 22 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm

 

When: ​Saturday,  September 22nd, 2018
Time: ​10am ​- ​Noon ​and ​2pm ​to ​5 ​- ​Lunch ​included ​-
Location: ​Camp ​Good ​Days ​and ​Special ​Times, ​58 ​West ​Lake ​Road, ​Branchport, ​NY ​14418
Supplies: ​Massage ​Table ​or ​chair ​plus ​a ​personal ​supply ​list ​to ​be ​sent ​upon ​confirmation
Number ​of ​therapists ​needed:  ​5/6 ​- ​please ​indicate ​if ​you ​can ​do ​the ​two ​shifts ​or ​if ​you ​can ​only ​make ​one.

Please ​contact ​team ​leader:    Beth Bergmann, E: bethbergmann@verizon.net C: 716.861.2092

The ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​at ​Camp ​Good ​Days ​and ​Special ​Times ​fosters ​support ​and ​provides ​women ​who ​are ​dealing ​with ​cancer ​the ​opportunity ​to ​share ​life ​experiences. ​Designed ​by ​women, ​for ​women, ​the ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​addresses ​the ​risks, ​fears, ​and ​barriers ​of ​everyday ​life ​most ​women ​face ​during ​and ​after ​diagnosis ​and ​treatment. ​All ​of ​the ​Women’s ​Oncology ​Program ​sessions ​strive ​to ​help ​women ​strengthen ​and ​rebuild ​their ​physical ​and ​emotional ​well-being ​through ​group ​and ​individual ​activities. ​To ​learn ​more ​about ​Camp ​Good ​Days, ​please go ​to ​campgooddays.org

 

Dec
11
Tue
NY Fire Fighter Burn Center’s Holiday Event, CSMT Volunteer Opportunity @ New York Hospital
Dec 11 @ 8:30 am – 2:00 pm

When: ​ Tuesday, December 11, 2018
8:30am ​- ​2:00pm
Where: ​ New ​York ​Hospital
525 ​East ​68th ​Street
New ​York, ​New ​York ​ ​10021
Contact: ​Eve ​Bucca ​E: ​ ​erbucca@aol.com ​ ​ ​(914) ​907-5411
​In ​1975, ​two ​FDNY ​firefighters ​started ​the ​New ​York ​Fire ​Fighter’s ​Burn ​Center ​Foundation ​(NYFFBCF) ​and ​in ​conjunction ​with ​NY ​Hospital, ​began ​building ​a ​state-of-the ​art ​burn ​center ​for ​firefighters ​and ​the ​public. ​Please ​go ​to: ​nyffburncenter.com ​click ​”on ​about ​us” ​and ​click ​on ​their ​history ​and ​beginning.

> ​If ​you ​volunteer ​for ​this ​event, ​you ​will ​be ​welcomed ​with ​cheers ​and ​smiles.