We are grateful to everyone who participated in our 2015 Paint Taos Pink events. Together we have raised over $9,400 for Cancer Support Services!
A special thank you to Monica Martin and Om Hatha Yoga, Graphic Impressions and Veloy Vigil Fine Arts, Jessica Sánchez-Romero, and Carlos Unzueta for their help in organizing and hosting these events. Thank you to the sponsors who are listed below.
Proceeds from Paint Taos Pink events will benefit Taos Cancer Support Services. This program responds to the needs of people with cancer and their families, needs that go beyound medical treament. We link people experiencing cancer with trusted local businesses to help meet basic needs, ease stress, and promote healing.
Holy Cross Hospital's Cancer Support Services, supported by For the Health of It!, provides non-medical supports to people in Taos & Colfax Counties who are struggling with cancer. These services support emotional well-being and ensure that basic needs are met, in order to ease the strain, promote healing and improve the quality of the life for patients and their family members during a most difficult time.
Services include: Health care navigation,House Cleaning, Personal Care, Errands, Massage, Weekly Yoga, Feldenkrais®, Fitness, Health, and Cancer Coaching, Assistance with Transportation, Lodging, and Food, Grief and Loss Support.
We also offer the following support groups:
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Open Enrollment for 2016 will begin on November 1, 2015.
THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT: An interactive look
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