Education Programs

Our workshops provide participants with learning opportunities on a variety of topics related to coping with cancer and improving quality of life.  Education programs are offered at Hope Connections facilities in both Bethesda and Landover, MD, as listed below.   A reservation is required for all educational programs.  All of our Education Programs are for those age 18 and over.

Bethesda  - Beaumont House at FASEB (9650 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD 20814)

To REGISTER call 301-634-7500 or contact us

The following programs will be held at our Bethesda Facility:

 

MOVING fORWARD
MONdayS, oCTOBER 7, 14, 21, 28 & nOV. 4 from 6:00-8:00 p.m.

Learn about the importance of exercise*,  medical management of long term health risks, the role of nutrition in revitalizing the body, and psychosocial issues that arise post-treatment.

 *Not only will you be learning about exercise, but you will be actively participating in exercise activities every session.

This class requires attendance at all five sessions and a minimum of eight participants.
 
RSVP:  Please call 301-634-7500 or email info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org.

 

Glow-Up with Make-Up
Wednesday, October 16, from 6:30-8:00 pm

Join Jobeth Hollenczer, Esthetician, and learn tips and techniques to help guide you in an everyday makeup look that suits your needs and personal style. 

Jobeth is a Licensed Esthetician and a published Makeup artist with over 17 years of experience. She is the owner of The Cosmetic Workshop in Kensington, MD. You can view some of Jobeth's work at thecosmeticworkshop.com.

RSVP:  info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org, or call (301)634-7500.

 

THERAPEUTIC DRUMMING

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 23, FROM 6:30 -8:00 P.M.

Ancient rhythm techniques have been shown to accelerate physical healing, boost immune       system , and produce feelings of well-being. Join multi-instrumentalist, Stream Ohrstrom as he leads a program of healing rhythms.  In Memory of Bonnie Lee Holland.


RSVP: please call 301-634-7500 or email info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org.

 

 

PRINCE GEORGE’S COUNTY - LANDOVER (Carrollton Corporate Center, 8401 Corporate Drive, Suite 100, Landover, MD 20785)To REGISTER call 240-714-4744 or contact us

The following programs will be held at our Landover Facility:

 

nutrition (Landover)

TUESDAY, October 22, from 1:30-3:00 P.M.

Lara Lattman, MS, CNS, LND, will talk about what foods to eat to optimize health during  and after cancer treatment.
 
To RSVP please call 301-634-7500 or email info@hopeconnectionsforcancer.org

 

Landover Health Fair

Thursday, October 24, from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

In support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Hope Connections will be hosting a health fair at its facility in Prince George’s County.

Screenings for glucose, blood pressure, HIV, cholesterol, chiropractic, arterial, pulmonary lung function, hand hygiene, as well as the GW Mammovan, and a professional chef preparing food and providing healthy tips. You don't want to miss this day of healthy fun, food and lots of helpful information!

For more information, and to volunteer, please call 301-634-7500 or email here.

 

For a PDF of our program calendar, click here.  

 

All of our Educational Classes are for those age 18 and over.