Cancer services offers free family retreat

Cancer Services of New Mexico’s Family Cancer Retreat is September 11 through 13 in Glorieta.

The free program provides New Mexico adult cancer patients, survivors and their loved ones with tools and information they need to manage the treatment and survival process.

Sessions on treatment options, navigating the health care system, palliative care, meditation, family communications, nutrition, using the Internet effectively and a variety of other topics will be offered.

It takes several weeks for paperwork to be completed. Interested people are encouraged to apply early.

Application packets: www.cancerservicesnm.org or (505) 239-4239.