When: Saturday, September 14, 2019
Time: Event: 8am to Noon Team will be advised.
Location: Jone’s Beach Field 5 - Parking lot for Jone’s Beach Theatre, 100 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
Team Leader: Please contact the CSMT Chair if you are interested in being a team leader for this event at: CSMT@amta-ny.org
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
National Brain Tumor Society (NBTS) unrelentingly invests in, mobilizes, and unites our community to discover a cure, deliver effective treatments, and advocate for patients and care partners. Many of our walkers are brain tumor patients and their caregivers. We appreciate the AMTA-NY Community Service Massage Tearm offering those patients and family members with a special treat of massage therapy. This is one of our most requested and appreciated benefits to our walk. We are so grateful!
When: Saturday, September 21, 2019
Time: 10am - Noon and 2pm to 4:30 pm - 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.
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
The Community Service Massage Team (CSMT) will provide chair massage for women with cancer. Massage is a favorite portion of this annual event. CSMT is seeking volunteers for one, or both shifts. Volunteers are encouraged to bring business cards so, if they choose; receivers may contact them after the event. To volunteer, contact Team Leader Beth Bergmann and fill out the volunteer form by clicking on “Tickets” or “Register” in the upper right corner of this page.
When: Tuesday, December 10. 2019 8:30am - 1:30pm
Where: New York Hospital
525 East 68th Street
New York, New York 10021
Contact: Eve Bucca E: firstname.lastname@example.org (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.