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Please note that our agency-wide phone system software upgrade will continue through Saturday, January 18 until approximately 12pm. During this time, all phones at the JCC will be unable to receive incoming phone calls and make outgoing phone calls. We ask that if you need to reach a staff member at the JCC, that you do so by email. For our staff directory, visit www.sjjcc.org/staff.  

For Breast Cancer Survivors

FOR BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS

With exercise and discussion groups focused specifically on Breast Cancer survivors, SJJCC offers specialized emotional and physical support in a comfortable community setting.

Programs funded in part by Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer, Beth C. Tortolani Foundation and the New York State Department of Health.


EXERCISE CLASSES

BREAST CANCER EXERCISE GROUP: STS 101
Exercise designed to the specific needs of women with breast and other gynecologic cancers.
Mondays, 1-1:45pm
Register for January 27-April 13

BREAST CANCER EXERCISE GROUP: STS 201
For clients who have completed Breast Cancer STS 101 and have received the approval of the social worker and cancer exercise specialist to move to a transitional exercise class. We’ll help you reinforce your increased strength & stamina, as you segue into regular exercise classes at SJJCC.
Mondays, 11:30am-12:15pm
Register for January 27-April 13
Members free / $120 nonmembers

BREAST CANCER WATER WORKOUT
Engage in low impact movements, stretching and breathing exercises to strengthen your upper and lower body in our heated pool.
Ongoing
Tuesdays, 11:45am-12:30pm
Register for December 10-February 25

BREAST CANCER GENTLE YOGA + MEDITATION 101
Participate in a combination of postures, rhythmic breathing, and meditation to reduce fatigue, anxiety and to restore a feeling of wellness.
Sundays, 9-10:30am
Register for December 15-March 1

NEW! BREAST CANCER YOGA + MEDITATION 201
This class will build upon the postures, rhythmic breathing and meditation learned in Gentle Yoga & Meditation  and assists in preparing you to enter regular fitness programming at the JCC.
Ongoing
Sundays, 12-1:30pm
Register for December 15-March 1
Members free / $120 nonmembers

EAT. CHAT. MOVE!
Learn how to lead a healthy lifestyle in this program for women with either breast and/or gynecologic cancer. Exercise with a certified cancer exercise specialist and discuss positive nutrition habits with registered oncology dietitians. In partnership with The Cancer Institute at St. Francis Hospital.
12 sessions
Begins Monday, January 6
12:15-2pm
Register


SUPPORT

DISCUSSION GROUP FOR BREAST CANCER SURVIVORS
Meet with other survivors to discuss topics related to treatment, wellness, survivorship, relationships, and body image. Funded in part by Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer and Beth C. Tortolani Foundation.
Ongoing
Mondays, 12:15-1pm

 

“There are no words to fully express my gratitude for the JCC Cancer Wellness program, for you as the director of this program and for all the participants I met in the discussion group. It has helped me grow stronger physically and emotionally. When I entered the program I was so depressed, but slowly my strength and spirit started to return. I am learning acceptance of uncertainty and finding ways to make life meaningful again. For all these blessings, I am filled with gratitude.”

Events

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Jan 19, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Jan 19, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Jan 20, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Jan 20, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Jan 20, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Jan 21, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Jan 23, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Jan 26, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Jan 26, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Jan 27, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Jan 27, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Jan 27, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Jan 28, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Jan 30, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Feb 02, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Feb 02, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Feb 03, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Feb 03, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Feb 03, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Feb 04, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Feb 06, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Feb 09, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Feb 09, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Feb 10, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Feb 10, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Feb 10, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Feb 11, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Feb 13, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Feb 16, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Feb 16, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Feb 17, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Feb 17, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Feb 17, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Feb 18, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Feb 20, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Feb 23, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Feb 23, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Feb 24, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Feb 24, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Feb 24, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Feb 25, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Feb 27, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Mar 01, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 201

Sun, Mar 01, 2020

12:00pm - 1:30pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 201

Mon, Mar 02, 2020

11:30am - 12:15pm

Discussion Group: For Breast + Gynecologic Cancer Survivors

Mon, Mar 02, 2020

12:15pm - 1:00pm

FOR BREAST + GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SURVIVORS: Exercise STS 101

Mon, Mar 02, 2020

1:00pm - 1:45pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Water Workout

Tue, Mar 03, 2020

11:45am - 12:30pm

For All Cancer Survivors: Walking Group

Thu, Mar 05, 2020

10:30am - 11:30am

For All Cancer Survivors: Gentle Yoga + Meditation 101

Sun, Mar 08, 2020

9:00am - 10:30am

Register

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NEW! Eat. Chat. Move
Monday January 6
12 Sessions (21697)

STS

Program

Learn how to lead a healthy lifestyle in this program for women with either breast and/or gynecological cancer. Exercise with a certified cancer exercise specialist and discuss positive nutrition habits with registered oncology dietitians. Physician’s clearance required.

Program Start DateMonday, January 6, 2020

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 12:15PM

END TIME 2:00PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateMonday, March 23, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Yoga & Meditation 101
Begins Sunday December 15 (21852)

STS

Program

Participate in a combination of postures, rhythmic breathing, and meditation to reduce fatigue, anxiety and to restore a feeling of wellness.

Program Start DateSunday, December 15, 2019

Day(s) of the week SU

Start time 9:00AM

END TIME 10:30AM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateSunday, March 1, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Yoga & Meditation 201
Begins Sunday December 15 (21853)

STS

Program

This class will build upon the postures, rhythmic breathing and meditation learned in Gentle Yoga & Meditation and assists in preparing you to enter regular fitness programming at the JCC.

Program Start DateSunday, December 15, 2019

Day(s) of the week SU

Start time 12:00PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateSunday, March 1, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Exercise STS 101 Begins Monday January 27 (12 Sessions) (22152)

STS

Program

Exercise designed to the specific needs of women with breast and other gynecologic cancers.

Program Start DateMonday, January 27, 2020

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 1:00PM

END TIME 1:45PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateMonday, April 13, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Exercise Group: 201 Begins Monday January 27 (12 Sessions) (22153)

STS

Program

For clients who have completed Breast Cancer STS 101 and have received the approval of the social worker and cancer exercise specialist to move to a transitional exercise class. We’ll help you reinforce your increased strength & stamina, as you segue into regular exercise classes at SJJCC.

Program Start DateMonday, January 27, 2020

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 11:30AM

END TIME 12:15PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateMonday, April 13, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Exercise Group: STS 201
Begins Monday November 4 (21776)

STS

Program

For clients who have completed Breast Cancer STS 101 and have received the approval of the social worker and cancer exercise specialist to move to a transitional exercise class. We’ll help you reinforce your increased strength & stamina, as you segue into regular exercise classes at SJJCC.

Program Start DateMonday, November 4, 2019

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 11:30AM

END TIME 12:15PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateMonday, January 20, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Breast Cancer Water Workout
Begins Tuesdays December 10 (21851)

STS

Program

Engage in low impact movements, stretching and breathing exercises to strengthen your upper and lower body in our heated pool.

Program Start DateTuesday, December 10, 2019

Day(s) of the week TU

Start time 11:45AM

END TIME 2:30PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateTuesday, February 25, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Breast Cancer Exercise STS 101
Begins Monday November 4 (21777)

STS

Program

Exercise designed to the specific needs of women with breast and other gynecologic cancers.

Program Start DateMonday, November 4, 2019

Day(s) of the week M

Start time 1:00PM

END TIME 1:45PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateMonday, January 20, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength General Exercise STS 101 Begins Friday January 31 (12 sessions) (22150)

STS

Program

Increase your strength and flexibility while working with our cancer exercise specialist.

Program Start DateFriday, January 31, 2020

Day(s) of the week F

Start time 12:45PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateFriday, April 24, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength General Exercise STS 101
Begins Friday November 1 (21778)

STS

Program

Increase your strength and flexibility while working with our cancer exercise specialist.

Program Start DateFriday, November 1, 2019

Day(s) of the week F

Start time 12:45PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateFriday, January 24, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength General Exercise STS 201 Begins Friday January 31 (12 Sessions) (22151)

STS

Program

For clients who have completed General Exercise STS 101 and have received the approval of the social worker and cancer exercise specialist to move to a transitional exercise class. STS 201 will reinforce your increased strength & stamina and will assist you in preparing to enter regular exercise classes at SJJCC.

Program Start DateFriday, January 31, 2020

Day(s) of the week F

Start time 12:45PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateFriday, April 24, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength General Exercise STS 201
Begins Friday November 1 (21779)

STS

Program

For clients who have completed General Exercise STS 101 and have received the approval of the social worker and cancer exercise specialist to move to a transitional exercise class. STS 201 will reinforce your increased strength & stamina and will assist you in preparing to enter regular exercise classes at SJJCC.

Program Start DateFriday, November 1, 2019

Day(s) of the week F

Start time 12:45PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateFriday, January 24, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Gentle Yoga & Meditation 101
Begins Sunday December 15 (21849)

STS

Program

Participate in a combination of postures, rhythmic breathing, and meditation to reduce fatigue, anxiety and restore a feeling of wellness.

Program Start DateSunday, December 15, 2019

Day(s) of the week SU

Start time 9:00AM

END TIME 10:30AM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateSunday, March 1, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

Strength to Strength Yoga & Meditation 201
Begins Sunday December 15 (21850)

STS

Program

This class will build upon the postures, rhythmic breathing and meditation learned in Gentle Yoga & Meditation and assists in preparing you to enter regular fitness programming at the JCC.

Program Start DateSunday, December 15, 2019

Day(s) of the week SU

Start time 12:00PM

END TIME 1:30PM

fee$ 120.00

Program End DateSunday, March 1, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

NMCWC Walking Group
Begins Thursdays December 5 - February 20 - 12 Weeks (21848)

STS

Program

Led by a cancer exercise specialist this group will walk together while learning the basics including proper techniques and form. Walks will take place outside when the weather is nice and will move inside on other days. To foster community even more, participants will be invited to participate in an email group. The location of the walk for the week will be announced via that email group.

Program Start DateThursday, December 5, 2019

Day(s) of the week TH

Start time 10:30AM

END TIME 11:30AM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateTuesday, February 25, 2020

Registration StatusOpen

STS Water Workout, Tuesdays 11:45 am - 12:30 pm
Begins December 10 - February 25 (21847)

STS

Program

Engage in low impact movements, stretching and breathing exercises to strengthen your upper and lower body in our heated pool.

Program Start DateTuesday, December 10, 2019

Day(s) of the week TU

Start time 11:45AM

END TIME 12:30PM

fee$ 0.00

Program End DateTuesday, February 25, 2020

Registration StatusOpen