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A Healthier You: Cancer Institute Summer Webinars

May 22, 2021

2021 Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute Summer Calendar

Here’s your guide to all of our upcoming summer events, available via the web:

Support Groups

Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer Support Group

June 15, July 20, Aug. 17  from 5:30- 6:30 pm

To register, contact Hartfordhealthcare.org/events and 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373). Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Brain Tumor

Brain Tumor Support Group

June 3, July 1, Aug. 5 from  6-7:30 pm

To register, contact Hartfordhealthcare.org/events and 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373). Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Gynecological Cancer

Gynecological Cancer Support Group

June 7, Aug. 2 from 6-7:30 pm  (No July group due to holiday)

To register, contact Hartfordhealthcare.org/events and 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373). Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Ostomy

Ostomy Support Group

June 16, July 21, Aug. 18 from 4-5 pm

To register, contact Hartfordhealthcare.org/events and 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373). Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Prostate Cancer

Understanding Prostate Cancer

Physician Speaker TBD

June 8, July 13, Aug. 10 from 6:30-8 pm

A facilitated group discussion about living with the diagnosis of prostate cancer will follow the presentation.

To register, contact Hartfordhealthcare.org/events and 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373). Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Patient & Caregiver Support

For patients and loved ones who have or are nearing the end of oncology treatment

June 16, July 21, Aug. 18 from 5:30-7 pm

To register, contact Pastor Will Baumgartner at 1.860.224.5900 x6103. Webinar information to be distributed upon registration.

Integrative Medicine

Please call 860.972.4444 to schedule any of the following:

  • Consults with naturopathic doctors
  • Nutritional support
  • Acupuncture treatments
  • Massage therapy
  • Reiki/gentle energy healing
  • Stress management
Zentangle

June 5, July 11 from 1-4 pm

Location TBD

Zentangle is a method of creating art through structured patterns. The relaxed focus of Zentangle provides benefits which may include reduced stress and anxiety, relaxation, and enhanced creativity. Free for all patients, survivors & caregivers.

Registration Required. To register, call 1.855.HHC.HERE (1.855.442.4373)

 

* For East region massage by appointment.  To register, contact integrativetherapies.east@hhchealth.org and 1.860.425.3877.

“Yoga and Cancer: Reclaiming your Life”

Virtual sessions by appointment.

From the comfort of your own home. Learn gentle progressions of movement to stretch, strengthen and support immune function. Relieve stress and tension, improve clarity, awareness and focus, and use breathing techniques to improve overall energy.

To register, contact integrativetherapies.east@hhchealth.org and 1.860.425.3877 Link information to be distributed upon registration.

Mobile Mammography

June 3 at 8:30 am:

First Choice Health Center

94 Connecticut Blvd., East Hartford

June 10  from  8:30 am- 2 pm:

Community Health Services

500 Albany Ave., Hartford

June 17 from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Wethersfield Senior Center

30 Greenfield St., Wethersfield

June 22 from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Harford City Hall

550 Main St., Hartford

June 23  from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Charter Oak Health Center

21 Grand St., Hartford

July 1 from 8:30 am-2 pm:

First Choice Health Center

94 Connecticut Blvd., East Hartford

July 7 from 8:30am – 2 pm:

Chrysalis Center

255 Homestead Ave., Hartford

July 8 from 8:30 am-2 pm:

Community Health Services

500 Albany Ave., Hartford

July 13 from 8:30 am-2 pm:

Hispanic Health Council

175 Main St., Hartford

July 27 from 8:30 am-2 pm:

Harford City Hall

550 Main St., Hartford

Aug. 4 from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Community Health Services

500 Albany Ave., Hartford

Aug. 5  from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

First Choice Health Center

94 Connecticut Blvd., East Hartford

Aug. 19  from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Charter Oak Health Center

21 Grand St., Hartford

Aug. 25 from 8:30 am- 2 pm:

Harford City Hall

550 Main St., Hartford

Take the Time mobile mammography coach. Hartford Hospital’s digital mammography suite on wheels. Dates subject to change. To schedule an appointment, call 860-972-1141. Walk- ins accepted as scheduling permits.