Classes & Events

Programs from support to exercise

At the Comprehensive Cancer Center, we want you to know you aren’t alone in your fight against cancer. That’s why we provide support groups and other complementary therapy options, including yoga, art and photography classes to help you stay centered. Desert Regional Medical Center’s Comprehensive Cancer Center provides a variety of health education classes and community events for you and your loved ones. Here is a sampling of the offerings:

Adaptive Yoga

These classes allow patients with physical limitations to experience the benefits of exercise. Family members are also welcome. Classes are held on Mondays, 10-11 a.m. CCC 3rd floor conference room. $5 per session. RSVP: (760) 416-4864.

Look Good….Feel Better

Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, this program gives patients hands-on experience with how to enhance their appearance during and after therapy. Held every other first Monday of the month 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. CCC 3rd floor conference room. RSVP: 800-227-2345.

New Patient Orientation Luncheon

Held monthly, this is a chance to learn about the many services offered through our Comprehensive Cancer Center. Registration required. (760) 416-4802.

Art Therapy Program

Learn about the benefits of art in coping with cancer. Patients and family members have the opportunity to complete a small art project. No art experience necessary and materials are included. Information: (760) 416-4834.

Complementary Medicine Program

Our program offers a variety of complementary medicine modalities including Chinese Medicine, chiropractic, nutrition, education on herbs/supplements, biofeedback, spiritual counseling and physical strengthening/rehabilitation. Information: (760) 416-4834.

Lenscape Project

Using photography, patients can create meaningful works of art to chronicle their cancer experience and express themselves. No photography experience required and materials are provided. Information: (760) 416-4834.

Tai Chi

This class focuses on calm movement, breathing and relaxation to help reduce stress and improve balance and strength. Wednesdays 10-11 a.m. CCC 3rd floor conference room. $5 per session. RSVP: (800) 491-4990. Please choose from the topic menu below to find an event, class or support group. For more information please contact us at (760) 416-4800.

Please choose from the topic menu below to find an event, class or support group. 

For more information please contact us at (760) 416-4800.