Join us for our Winter Retreat!

February 2, 2018


Join us for a Winter Retreat for cancer survivors, their spouses, partners, and supporters. 


The retreat will take place on Saturday, March 31 from 9:00am-4:00pm at the Bangor YMCA Wilderness Center at Camp Jordan on Branch Lake. 

101 Camp Jordan Way, Ellsworth, ME 04605


This event is free and open to those who have had a cancer diagnosis of any type and at any stage. We welcome newly diagnosed people through long-term survivors, and their adult supporters.


The day will include inspiring presentations, complementary therapy sessions, crafts and outdoor activities, a continental breakfast, lunch and snacks.



207-941-2808 EXT. 338


Featured Presentations:


“Living Fully Between the Scans: Finding Healing, Connection and Hope for Cancer 

Surivors and the Their Loved Ones.” A 

workshop by Stephanie McLeod-Estevez, Creative Transformations, LLC


Stephanie McLeod-Estevez, LCPC, is an art therapist, a breast cancer survivor, and a former oncology counselor at the Dempsey Center. She began Creative Transformations to help others who are healing from life threatening illness and injury.



“Letting go of Fear and Living a Positive Life” by Richard Rowland, author of the book 

“Unspoken Messages: Spiritual Lessons I Learned from Horses and Other Earthbound Souls.”


Richard received a life-altering diagnosis of multiple myeloma in 2008. Bernie Seigel had this to say about his book: “Richard is what I call a survivor and his words can teach us to be 

survivors too. He is a wonderful healer, ready to serve.”


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