The Pediatric Oncology Exercise Manual (POEM) consolidates evidence-based information with resources to promote an active lifestyle among children and adolescents affected by cancer. For healthcare providers: POEM Manual for Professionals
Yoga Thrive for Youth: Practices to promote wellness during and after cancer treatment. The Health and Wellness Lab has published a yoga manual for child and adolescent cancer patients and survivors, as well as their families.
The purpose of this 4-week program is to reduce anxiety and negative GI symptoms for those with gut health issues. Sign up for this program currently being held through Zoom. More information coming soon.
Wellspring Calgary provides a range of support, resources and programs so anyone living with cancer and the people who care about them can improve the quality of their lives.
Exercise for Cancer to Enhance Living Well (EXCEL) is a 5-year Canada-wide project, offering FREE, 12-week exercise classes designed specifically for individuals undergoing or recovering from cancer treatment.
Pediatric cancer patients and survivors Engaging in Exercise for Recovery (PEER) is an exercise program for kids and teens affected by cancer designed to help kids exercise while having fun and socializing in a safe environment.
The Pediatric Oncology Exercise Manual (POEM) aims to inspire and promote an active lifestyle for children with cancer in order to help them counteract cancer treatment side effects and achieve a better quality of life.
Physical Activity, Stress-Reduction, and Nutrition Programs and Resources for Men Living with Prostate Cancer. Offering community programs, home-based programs and online resources as well as an educational library for prostrate cancer survivors.
As a healthcare professional, you are key to getting patients into our programs. Our team is available to meet with you and your group to provide program information and to outline our referral process. Visit our Resources for Healthcare Professionals section for more tools.
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