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Cancer Survivors Exercise – Live Strong at the YMCA


Adults living with or beyond cancer treatment, we have a grant funded exercise program beginning this fall just for you!   

LiveSTRONG at the YMCA is an evidence-based program that helps adult cancer survivors reclaim their health and well-being following a cancer diagnosis. Participating YMCAs create a welcoming community in which survivors can improve their strength and physical fitness, diminish the severity of therapy side effects, develop supportive relationships, and improve their quality of life. Since 2007, the LiveSTRONG Foundation has been the YMCA’s partner in developing and delivering LiveSTRONG at the YMCA.

LiveSTRONG at the YMCA is an evidence-based program that helps adult cancer survivors reclaim their health and well-being following a cancer diagnosis. Participating YMCAs create a welcoming community in which survivors can improve their strength and physical fitness, diminish the severity of therapy side effects, develop supportive relationships, and improve their quality of life. Since 2007, the LiveSTRONG Foundation has been the YMCA’s partner in developing and delivering LiveSTRONG at the YMCA.

WHAT TO EXPECT IN LiveSTRONG:

  • Small group, supportive environment
  • 12-week program with two 90-minute sessions per week
  • Includes cardiovascular conditioning, strength training, balance, and flexibility exercises
  • Held in YMCA “Wellness Centers”
  • Evaluation includes Functional and Quality of Life assessments before and after participation
  • Facilitated by YMCA-certified Instructors

WHO QUALIFIES?

Any adult 18 years old or older who is living with or beyond cancer treatment.

Register for more information

or CONTACT our Wellness Director by one of these methods:

Wellness DirectorWeston Boven(989) 753-7721
ext 209
WBoven@SaginawYMCA.org

We offer a one-time, special 30-day offer to new members considering Y membership.

Try us! You’ll love the Saginaw Family YMCA. Then join as a full facility member within 7 days to waive the joiner fee and enjoy our amazing benefits year-round.

Be fit. Be healthy.
And be part of something bigger than yourself.

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