Holy Redeemer to Host Look Good, Feel Better Cancer Support Group
Posted Date: 10/8/2013
Meadowbrook, PA—October 8, 2013—As America recognizes National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Charles A. and Betty Bott Cancer Center at Holy Redeemer Hospital will host a special support group, Look Good, Feel Better, on Thursday, October 22nd at 6 p.m. Look Good, Feel Better is a program of the American Cancer Society and National Cosmetology Association that helps women undergoing cancer treatment look and feel better. Attendees learn quick and easy makeup tricks; how to wear scarves and turbans; and how to choose a wig, care for it, and make it look more natural.
Look Good, Feel Better is free and open to the community, and will be held at the Charles A. and Betty Bott Cancer Center at Holy Redeemer Hospital, Conference Room, 1648 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook. To register, call the National Cancer Information Center at 1-800-227-2345. For more information on Holy Redeemer’s Breast Health and Cancer programs, visit holyredeemer.com/cancer.
About the Charles A. and Betty Bott Cancer Center
Holy Redeemer’s Bott Cancer Center offers compassionate care for which Holy Redeemer is known. The Cancer Center offers state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment options; access to clinical trials; as well as integrative services and community educational and outreach programs and screenings. In 2010, the Holy Redeemer Breast Health Program, which focuses on wellness, state-of-the-art cancer detection, treatment, and holistic healing, opened Holy Redeemer Women’s HealthCare at Southampton (PA). This unique center combines diagnostics, rapid read results, surgical consults, and complementary therapies to help heal the whole woman. As a member of the Penn Cancer Network, Holy Redeemer’s cancer services are complemented by the resources and expertise of Penn’s Abramson Cancer Center.
Holy Redeemer Bott Cancer Center is accredited by the Commission on Cancer (CoC) and by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC).
About Holy Redeemer Health System
With an emphasis on providing a continuum of care, Holy Redeemer Health System remains true to the mission to care, comfort and heal that its sponsors, the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer, began in our region in 1924 – to provide high quality, compassionate care. Today, Holy Redeemer offers a wide range of healthcare and health-related services, including an acute care hospital, home health and hospice services, two skilled nursing facilities, personal care, a retirement community, low-income housing, an active living community, and a transitional housing program for homeless women and children. With corporate offices in Huntingdon Valley, PA, Holy Redeemer Health System is a Catholic healthcare provider, serving southeastern Pennsylvania and 12 counties in New Jersey, from Union County south to Cape May County.