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Saturday, May 30, 2020: Spring Lymphedema Self-Care Class via ZOOM

May 30 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

$45.00

Join us for our Lymphedema Self-Care Class –  May 30th presented through ZOOM Video Conferencing

Interested!!  We encourage you to attend, You will learn to care for your lymphedema and to understand how the Lymphatic system works.  Join our community: of those with lymphedema, medical professionals certified in lymphedema care, and guest speakers with training in special programs that enhance lymphedema self-care.

This class is taught by Lynn Fass (Registered Nurse & Certified Lymphedema Therapist), Julie Venn, (LMT, Certified Lymphedema Therapist and Garment Fitter), Diana Kincaid (CDT, LMT), and Meryl Shier who teaches Vital Moves through Cancer  Lifeline.

Class begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 2:30 p.m.

We will break for a lunch break around 12:30 or 1 p.m. After lunch, lymphatic movement & exercise will be discussed and followed by a short demonstration of the Healthy Steps program, lymphatic movement to music.

Online Sign-in starts at 9:45 a.m. which gives you time to view reference books and various samples of compression garments which will be scrolling on the screen prior to the class begins and get settled into your favorite spot.  The instructors will begin with their own short introduction and then invite others to do the same.

To see if this class is a good fit for you, call our Lead Instructor, Lynn Fass, directly at 206.718.3891.

If you have questions, concerns, or need additional help, please do not hesitate to reach out to our Executive Director, Diana Kincaid. You can reach her by phone at 206-575-7775 or at dianak@nwlymphedemacenter.org.

TO REGISTER:  Contact  Basha Brownstein, Community Program Manager, Cancer Lifeline, at bbrownstein@cancerlifeline.org  or call 206.297.2500.  The staff at Cancer Lifeline will guide you in the use of ZOOM for this class so register soon.

Your $45 class donation furthers the partnership of the Northwest Lymphedema Center and Cancer Lifeline and provides access to more resources.

(Link to our self-care class flyer)

 

 

Details

Date:
May 30
Time:
10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cost:
$45.00
Event Category:
Website:
https://nwlymphedemacenter.org/classes-support-group/self-care/

Venue

ZOOM Video Conferencing
WA United States + Google Map

Organizer

Basha Brownstein, Community Program Manager, Cancer Lifeline
Phone:
206-297-2500
Email:
bashabrownstein@cancerlifeline.org
Website:
cancerlifeline.org