Events

One-Time Events (see Ongoing Events)

American Cancer Society – Relay For Life of Carlsbad/Encinitas

Date/Time: Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 9a.m.

Location: Valley Middle School, 1645 Magnolia Ave, Carlsbad, CA

cCARE is looking for team captains, walkers, campers and volunteers to lead the charge and help manage fundraising.

For more information, registration and to join our team, please go to: http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY17CA?pg=entry&fr_id=78758

 

 


Jazzercise Dance for Life – Rockin’ the Midway!

Date/Time: Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 8-10a.m.

Location: The USS Midway Museum ship deck, 910 N Harbor Dr, San Diego, CA 92101

If you would like to join cCARE for this event please contact Alicia Shell at [email protected]for more information.

 

 


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society – Light the Night

Date/Time: Saturday, November 4, 2017

Location: Petco park downtown San Diego, 100 Park Blvd, San Diego, CA 92101

cCARE is looking for team participants to walk and fundraise. For more information and registration, please go to: http://www.lightthenight.org/

 

 


Melanoma Research Foundation – Miles for Melanoma San Diego 5K Run/Walk

Date/Time: Sunday, November 12, 2017   |   Check-in and Registration begins at 7:45 a.m. and the Run/Walk begins at 9:00 a.m.

Location:  DeAnza Cove, 3000 N Mission Bay Dr., San Diego, CA 92109

Cost: Competitive (Timed) Runners- $30  |  Non-Competitive (Untimed) Runners and Walkers- FREE

cCARE is looking for team participants to walk and run. For more information and registration, please go to: https://www.melanoma.org/get-involved/calendar-of-events/miles-melanoma-san-diego-4

 

 


Ongoing Events

cCARE Fresno Support Group

Dates/Times: Every Wednesday at 10:30a.m.

Location: The Boardroom at cCARE West, 7130 N Millbrook Ave, Fresno, CA 93720

For more information or any questions contact Donna Oreizi by phone at 559-326-1222 ext. 2111.

 

 


Yoga for Cancer Survivors

Dates/Times: Every Wednesday from May 3 – May 31, 2017 (5 classes) at 7 – 8:15 p.m.

Location: Fig Garden Yoga Studio, 6045 N. Palm Ave., Fresno, CA 93704

This yoga class is for cancer survivors who are in treatment or post-treatment. No previous yoga experience is necessary!
You will learn:
– Gentle yoga movements and postures to improve flexibility, balance, strength
– Simple guided imagery and meditations to calm and focus the mind

Recent studies have shown that a regular yoga practice may assist cancer survivors to improve sleep, quality of life, and general well-being and may reduce fatigue, stress, and anxiety.
Instructor: Lynn Quinn, RN, MSN, NC-BC, RYT200 is a former Oncology Nurse, Registered Yoga Teacher and is certified in Cancer Yoga Therapy. She is a teacher at Fig Garden Yoga Studio.
Cost: $25 per student for 5-week session (a $70 value!!)
Pre-registration and advanced payment is required. Space is limited.
For more information and registration, please contact Lynn Quinn by email at [email protected] or by phone at (559) 274-5137.


Eating Challenges During Cancer Treatment

Dates/Times: 1st Thursday of every month at 11 a.m. and 3rd Wednesday of every month at 3 p.m.

Location: cCARE East, 1791 East Fir Ave., Fresno, CA 93720

Please join us for a no cost discussion. If you are experiencing weight loss, food not tasting good, no appetite, full feeling after eating small amount, nausea, bowel issues or if you simply want to learn to eat better during treatment.

Facilitated by Barbara Painter, RN, Nutrition Support Nurse

Class size is limited. To register, or if you need additional information please call Donna at (559) 326-1222 ext. 290.


Cancer Support Group

Date: 2nd and 4th Thursday of every month

Time: 10 a.m. – 11 a.m.

Location: 625 W. Citracado Parkway, Suite 120, Escondido, CA 92025 (access from courtyard)

This is a FREE support group where you can share stories, learn coping skills and get practical advice from others going through similar experiences with cancer.

Come as you are, bring your family members/caregivers. If you’re having chemo at that time at cCARE in Escondido, let your nurse know and she will help you bring your infusion pole with you.

Facilitated by DeeDee Just, MA, MFT Call: 760-716-4200

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