All of these programs/events take place at:

The Wellness Community (unless stated)

613 Hope Road (Victoria Commons)

Eatontown, NJ 07724

(732) 578-9200

All programs are offered free of charge to people affected by cancer, must call 732-578-9200 to register.


Programs for the week of:

Monday, August 16 to Friday, August 20, 2010


Food as Medicine

Wednesday, August 18th 1:00-2:00 pm

Food can actually effect your mood and enhance your energy level.  Join Dr. Carol Penn in a discussion about how to choose foods that can energize your mind, body and spirit.  Further, she will discuss how to prepare foods to help optimize their nutritional value.


What You Need to Know about Purchasing Health Insurance

Thursday, August 19th 2:00-3:00pm

Whether you need a supplement to Medicare, your COBRA is coming to an end or you are self-employed what you do not know about health insurance can be detrimental to your well being. Deena Reilly, licensed insurance agent with Gale Insurance Agency, LLC, is our guest. Learn the facts so that you can be an informed consumer.


Nutrition Education: Weight Management

Thursday, August 19th  6:30- 8:00pm


August Dates:


August 16

Exercise for Strength 10:00 am

Yoga 11:15 am

Guided Imagery 12:30-2:00 pm

Prostate Cancer Group 6:30-8:00 pm

Leukemia/Lymphoma/Myeloma Cancers Group 7:00-9:00 pm


August 17

Breast & Gynecologic Cancers Group11:00-12:30 pm

Yoga 7:00 pm


August 18

Food as Medicine  1:00 pm

Newcomers Orientation 5:30 pm

Colorectal Cancer Group 7:00-9:00 pm

Early Stage Breast Cancer  Group 7:00-9:00 pm


August 19

Yoga 11:00 am

Qi Gong for Good Health 1:00 pm

What you Need To Know about Purchasing Health Insurance 2:00 pm

Weekly Participant Group 4:00-5:30 pm

Nutrition Education: Weight Management  6:30-8:00 pm


August 20

FRIDAY SUMMER HOURS 9:00 am - 2:00 pm



Newcomers Orientation

Welcome to Wellness:

These informal meetings provide an opportunity for individuals with cancer, family members and friends to learn more about The Wellness Community and the free programs we offer.


Support Groups
Networking Groups
Lung Cancer, Breast Cancer, Breast and Gynecologic Cancers, Leukemia, Lymphoma and Myeloma Cancers (Co-sponsored by the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society), Living Beyond Cancer, and Prostate Cancer.  A bi-monthly Family & Friends Networking Group is also available.


Participant Group

On-going, committed weekly group where adults with cancer can offer support to one another and explore new ways of coping with the challenges of cancer and enhance the quality of their lives.
A brief interview is necessary before joining this group.

All groups are facilitated by licensed professionals.



Lori Schneider

Office Administrator

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The Wellness Community

Northern Jersey Shore

An Affiliate of the Cancer Support Community

613 Hope Road

Eatontown, NJ 07724

(732) 578-9200