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H.O.P.E. Wellness Program for Patients with Cancer

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The H.O.P.E. Wellness Program is an 8 week exercise program for people with cancer. The exercise classes are led by a specially trained fitness team at UH Avon Health Center.

This program can help:

  • Improve energy
  • Improve social support
  • Reduce pain
  • Reduce fatigue

The 8 week program includes:

  • Health assessment by our fitness team to understand your needs and to design personalized exercise program
  • Small group workout meeting 2 days a week for 8 weeks
  • 10 passes to Avon Fitness Center
  • Wellness classes about:
    • Preventing Lymphedema
    • Nutrition
    • Managing stress
    • Complimentary therapy such as massage or acupuncture

Program fee:

$50 per person. Financial aid is available. To learn more, call 440-988-6973.

To sign up:

Contact Chris Ross, Fitness Specialist
Call 440-988-6973 or email Christopher.Ross@UHhospitals.org

The H.O.P.E. Program:

This program is sponsored by The Hampson Mole Foundation.

H.O.P.E. stands for:

Overcome obstacles faced
Encourage one another