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THE CARING PLACE


 

Provides the Engelstad Family Foundation Hope Program at The Betty Foster-Garrett Center.

The Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation offers two locations for services and programs in the Las Vegas Community.  The Caring Place Program location offers adult services as well as scheduled pediatric patient activities.

The Caring Place, a program of Nevada Childhood Cancer Foundation, is dedicated to easing the journey of those adults touched by cancer as well as pediatric patients diagnosed with life threatening illnesses. An oasis away from medical facilities, The Caring Place provides no-cost programs and services to support, educate and empower those who have or have had cancer, their family members, friends, and caregivers.

The programs and services are intended to assist in healing mind, body and soul and are not a replacement for medical care.  We are committed to improving your quality of life and helping you experience joy and peace.

Pediatric services offered by The Caring Place include:

Teens in Treatment Makeup Class Relaxing Yoga for Kids
Reflexology Interactive Singing Bowls Class
Knitting for Fun Class Reiki Sessions
Live Performances by Native American Flute Circle Jewelry Making Class

 

Adult services offered by The Caring Place include:

Support Groups Massage Therapy Reflexology
Guided Imagery Gentle Yoga Senior Peer Counseling
Meditation for Stress Reduction Reiki Art Classes
Exercise Classes Jewelry-Making Qigong
Multi-Media Lending Library Nutrition Lectures

 

“The Reiki is incredible.  I have felt such a relief from the pain and the side effects from chemo.
The second you walk into the center the love comes from all angles.
It makes me feel valued in a cancer world that can be sterile and cold.”
Alix, 53, Participant diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma

Please contact The Caring Place at 702.871.7333
Center Tours Available:  Mon. – Thur. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. & Fri. 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Visit www.thecaringplacenv.org for adult and pediatric calendar of events as well as programs and services.