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Look Good . . . Feel Better
This free two-hour program, held at Phelps, teaches beauty techniques to women who are undergoing cancer therapy to help them manage the appearance-related aspects of treatment. Sessions are conducted by trained cosmetologists and hairstylists, and participants receive a complimentary makeup kit and wig to take home. Registration is required. For more information or to register for the August session call 914-366-3315 or 914-366-3345. The program is a collaboration of the American Cancer Society, the Personal Care Products Council Foundation and the Professional Beauty Association.
Bereavement Support Group
Phelps offers an afternoon bereavement support group for adults on the second and fourth Thursdays of the month. The group will meet from 2-3:30 in the Hospice office located in the James House on June 27, July 11 and July 25. Suggested donation is $10 per session. For more information, call Bess Steiger, LCSW, at 914-366-3325.
Save the Date:
26th Annual Champagne Ball
Saturday, November 16, 2013, 6:30 pm
Trump National Golf Club
Briarcliff Manor, New York
The Breakfast Club
These free breakfast gatherings are designed especially for seniors. Each session meets from 8:30-10:30 am in the Phelps cafeteria and includes a free breakfast, a presentation on a healthy lifestyle topic and a light exercise program. The group meets monthly, except for August and December. To register, call 914-366-3937.
Mind Games, held once a month, is a fun way to help seniors stimulate the mind and develop cognitive functioning (memory, visual recall, problem solving, focus and speed and spatial reasoning). Play Boggle, Set, the Memory Game, Sporkle and many other games in group, team and individual formats. To register, call 914-366-3937.
Senior Steps is a program offering health screenings, exercise programs and other activities for seniors. It meets on the first and third Tuesday of the month from 10-11:30 am. To register, call 914-366-3937.