Classes Next Week and Upcoming Events (August 10th - August 14th)
THE WOODLANDS, TX -- We are open from 10AM to 4PM for oncology social work and support, prosthesis and wig fittings, and coffee. Feel free to come by and visit! Please make sure to wear a mask (one can be provided to you if you do not have one) and we will love on you from a distance! You still must RSVP to attend classes. This allows us to plan and make sure every adheres to social distancing.
Remember, we are still here for each and every one of you. Please do not hesitate to reach out to us for anything you may need.
~Amanda G. Poole
· Did you know that you can do a Look Good, Feel Better class online?! They will even send you a kit! They also have classes in Spanish. Register here: https://lookgoodfeelbetter.org/alliance-partner-virtual-workshops/
· Kate Mahan, Canopy oncology social worker, has recorded a talk on support for children and teens. In this talk she offers information on support for families dealing with both cancer and COVID related stress. Watch the talk here: Webinar . Also for more information/resources, follow these links as well:
o National Association of School Psychologists: Helping children and teens cope with changes: https://www.nasponline.org/resources-and-publications/resources-and-podcasts/school-climate-safety-and-crisis/health-crisis-resources/helping-children-cope-with-changes-resulting-from-covid-19
o Kiwi & Climb program support for children & teens whose parents have been diagnosed with cancer: https://www.mdanderson.org/patients-family/diagnosis-treatment/patient-support/kids-inquire-we-inform.html
UPCOMING CLASSES (August 10th – August 14th)
Monday, August 10th
10AM – Spanish for Beginners: For Zoom meeting information, please email Cleo firstname.lastname@example.org
1PM – Knitting
Tuesday, August 11th
9:15AM – Spanish for Intermediates: For Zoom meeting info, please email Cleo at email@example.com
10:30AM Gentle Yoga with Nuchapan Chianrapatanakom: This will be in person AND via Facebook Live. Please go to Facebook, add Nuchapan as a friend, and go to her page at 10:30 to follow along!
Wednesday, August 12th
9AM – Guided Meditation: You are welcome to come to Canopy (must RSVP) or view from your home via Zoom.
Zoom information is: Meeting Link
Meeting ID: 861 5488 0539
10AM – Spanish for Beginners: For Zoom meeting information, please email Cleo at firstname.lastname@example.org
10AM – Tai Chi
12PM – Oncology Nutrition: We are so excited to have Michelle Keyes back with us this month for oncology nutrition! Please make sure to RSVP at the Canopy front desk at 713.897.5939 If you would like to participate via Zoom, please register in advance: Oncology Nutrition After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
Thursday, August 13th
9:30AM – Spanish for Intermediates: For Zoom meeting info, please email Cleo at email@example.com
9:30AM – Gentle Barre
10AM -- Bible Study: For the zoom link, please email Patti Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org
11AM – Gentle Yoga
Friday, August 14th
10AM -- Coffee & Support
Canopy is a cancer survivorship on the campus of Memorial Hermann The Woodlands. Canopy is open to men and women, no matter where you were treated, and for any kind of cancer. I your life has been impacted, whether you were the patient or the caregiver, you have a safe haven here.
Questions? Need to RSVP? Contact Amanda Poole, Canopy Coordinator via email at Amanda.Poole@memorialhermann.org or call 713.897.5939 If you are interested in making a donation to Canopy, please go online at: http://www.memorialhermann.org/canopy/