Hello.

Please take a look at our online programming for August.

If you are not a current WeSPARK guest, please email us at intakes@wespark.org to schedule a brief Welcome Meeting, a required first step to access our FREE programs, workshops, individual appointments and support groups.
Navigating Cancer During Covid-19 Talk
Dr. Leslie E. Botnick, M.D.
Tuesday, August 25 at 5:30 PM

Join Dr. Botnick from City of Hope for an informative discussion on how to navigate cancer during a pandemic. There will be an opportunity to ask your questions.

Be sure to register early to reserve your space for this timely chat.
Beauty Bus Virtual Pop-Up Salon
Beauty Bus returns to WeSPARK for a Virtual Pop-Up Salon. Join beauty professionals for an hour-long interactive tutorial on-at-home hydrating facials.

There's limited spots available, so please register soon to secure your spot.

The date and time are coming soon, so watch for an updated message.
Yoga with Victoria
Victoria Gluchoski
Tuesdays at 10 AM

Join Victoria from Perseverance Yoga for a morning opportunity to stretch and just breathe. Great way to start the day.

Please register to reserve your spot at this yoga class via Zoom.
Qi Gong & Meditation for Cancer Support
Ed Sullivan
Tuesdays at 3 PM

Qi Gong & Meditation for Cancer Support combines exercises and powerful meditations to help restore and maintain your health. It can also reduce fatigue, "brain fog," anxiety, digestive discomforts and numbness or tingling in your hands and feet. This practice can be done in a seated position.

Please register to receive the link for this limited guided journey.
Guided Imagery
Cheryl O'Neil

Wednesdays at 1:15 PM

This much loved guided journey continues on August 12, 19 and 26 only. Join Cheryl for the new theme, Discovering Universal Symbol Images and How They Assist for Well Being.

Please register early to receive the weekly link for this unique experience.
The Real Talk: Teen Support
With Juan Napoles & Hannah Lottenberg
Wednesdays at 4 PM

The Real Talk virtual support for teens aged 15 to 18 with a cancer diagnosis provides a safe space to interact with peers. Don't miss out on an interactive Netflix night in August.

Currently accepting new participants but space is limited so register today.
Yoga with Yovanni
Yovanni Moran

Saturdays at 1:15 PM

Join Yovanni for online yoga from the comfort of your home on Saturdays. This popular exercise helps relieve anxiety and promotes better sleep.

Space is limited, so please register to reserve your spot and receive the link for the class.
Clinical Corner:
Wondering Whether Your Chemo Comes in a Pill During Covid-19
Being extra careful when traveling to and from appointments is nothing new for cancer patients. But for those on chemotherapy who are concerned about leaving the house for treatment during the COVID-19 pandemic, there may be another option.
Learn about the pros and cons of taking oral chemotherapy while staying safe from the experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America.
About Cancer Treatment Centers of America 
Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA) is a national network of five hospitals that serves adult patients who are fighting cancer. CTCA® offers an integrative approach to care designed to help patients physically and emotionally by enhancing their quality of life while managing side effects both during and after treatment.

You may also reach them at their VIP LINE 800.227.3207 with any questions. Be sure to follow them on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube.
Online Support Groups
WeSPARK offers 10 online support groups.
To register for a group please email registration@wespark.org
  • Caregivers Support Group - Tuesday at 6 PM
  • In Treatment Support Group - Wednesday at 2:30 PM
  • The Real Talk (for teens) - Wednesday at 4 PM
  • Partner Grief Support Group - Wednesday at 5:30 PM
  • Family Grief Support Group - Wednesday at 6 PM
  • Ongoing/Metastatic Treatment Support Group - Thursday at 10:15 AM
  • Men Cancer Support Group - Thursday at 1:30 PM
  • Doing Cancer Solo Support Group - Thursday at 5 PM
  • Grupo de Apoyo en Español - Friday at 11 AM
  • Breast Cancer Support Group - Friday at 2 PM
Additional Resources
Movement Classes
Join Michael Sievert daily for Qi Gong (3rd party resource) at 10 AM.
Virtual Drag Queen Bingo
Get your tickets now for our first-ever Virtual Drag Queen Bingo on Friday, August 14th, benefitting WeSPARK Cancer Support Center!

This evening features Drag Queen Hostess Deven Green as our sassy and saucy ball caller with WeSPARK's Executive Director and actress Nancy Allen (Carrie, Dressed to Kill, RoboCop).

We will play 4 games of bingo and prizes are awarded to the winners of each game. We will have a few live auction items.

When: Friday, August 14th at 7:00pm PDT Where: Zoom

Suggested Minimum Donation of $30
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We need your help to expand our vital programs.

Make a gift today ore even better make it monthly. If you have any questions about donations email Marlene McGuirt at marlene@wespark.org.
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