For Immediate Release:
October 22, 2013
Gloria Gemma Hope Bus to visit Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care
Cancer survivors, cancer patients and their caregivers are invited to enjoy free spa services aboard the Hope Bus in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
FAIRHAVEN, Mass - Southcoast® Centers for Cancer Care has teamed up with the Gloria Gemma Breast Cancer Resource Foundation's Hope Bus to provide local cancer survivors, cancer patients and their caregivers with free spa during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
The Gloria Gemma Hope Bus travels throughout Rhode Island and into Massachusetts providing guests with information and resources about breast cancer. In addition to education services, the Hope Bus offers healing arts programs, spa services, nutrition classes, support groups, and a safe environment in which to share experience and life stores.
The Hope Bus will visit the South Coast on the following dates:
Wednesday, October 30, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Southcoast Centers for Cancer Care
206 Mill Road in Fairhaven
Thursday, October 31, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Charlton Memorial Hospital
363 Highland Avenue in Fall River
Friday, November 1, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Southcoast Center for Women's Health
300B Faunce Corner Road in Dartmouth
All cancer survivors, cancer patients and their caregivers are encouraged to attend, regardless of where they received their cancer care. All services aboard the Hope Bus are free of charge. Registration is not required. For more information, please contact Kathy Tsonis, Cancer Outreach Coordinator, at 508-973-3077.