The henna is applied freehand using no stencils. The artist draws the design onto the participant.The design lasts approximately two weeks and dries within an hour. You may want to try a Henna crown as an alternative to a wig. You will benefit from a very calming and relaxing experience, feel strong and beautiful and gain self confidence and self esteem during your healing process. They also help relieve the burning side effects experienced during chemo.
Call 519-742-4673 to book your appointment.
Kitchener: Wednesday, 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Sep 20
Look Good, Feel Better Workshop
This program is offered by the Canadian Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association Foundation. It is a coping skills workshop that helps women manage the appearance-related side-effects of treatment, such as hair loss and changes to skin tone. Trained cosmeticians and hair replacement professionals teach skin care, cover-up and hair alternatives, and provide solutions for women to look good and feel better. Participants are given a complimentary kit of cosmetics and personal care products for use at home.
Kitchener: Wednesday, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Sep 13 Oct 11 Nov 8 Dec 6
GRRCC, K202 Room: Tuesday, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Aug 15 Sep 19 Oct 17 Nov 21 Dec 5
The Financial Cost of Cancer: Exploring Possibilities
Come learn what financial options are available to help you! In this workshop you will receive an overview of the income maintenance programs and drug coverage options available to you. Applications for benefits will be available at the workshop.
Register online or call 519-742-4673 to RSVP your space. Only those who have been a patient or have a family member at GRRCC can be registered at this time.
GRRCC: Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Sep 6 Oct 4 Nov 1 Dec 6
Understanding Relationship Stress - NEW
A cancer diagnosis can bring undo stress and anxiety to relationships, particularly with those closest to us. In this two session workshop, learn basic tools for improving your communications; resolving conflicts and misunderstandings; and for learning how to identify our own emotional needs and stress triggers. A handout detailing topics covered is provided to enhance your learning.
Feel the difference. Enjoy the Ultimate Spa Experience with a Full Day Package at The Waters – An Urban Spa Retreat. Or share a Half Day Spa Experience with a friend or loved one. HopeSpring, in partnership with the dedicated and compassionate team at The Waters, will nurture you to help you unwind, relieve stress, and refresh your soul. Send your entry to firstname.lastname@example.org or submit a ballot at our main centre in Kitchener.