CWC Community News

Introducing Wellness for All

April 03, 2020

Taking care of our mind, body and spirit – wellness resources for everyone during social distancing.

 

In response to COVID-19 quarantines, we have been compiling free local and national resources to support general health and wellness for everyone.

 

We invite you to explore our new Wellness for All initiative. We are continually adding to the list, but as of this writing there are more than 75 wellness resources you can explore from home.

Cancer patient and caregiver encouragement group

March 31, 2020

During the COVID-19 crisis, Certified Caregiver Consultant™ Louisa Stringer is hosting a recurring cancer patient and caregiver encouragement group Wednesdays at 10 AM.

Thank you isn't enough.

March 05, 2020

 Dancing with the Docs Season 4 Wrap Up

Have you ever wished there was a phrase that was somehow bigger, better and more expressive than "thank you?"

This is one of those times. The people, the resources, the generosity, the hard work and dedication, and the downright UNBELIEVABLE community support that created Season 4 of Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod is truly inspiring, and we can never thank you all enough for your contributions.

Last chance tickets, Wellness Moves and more.

January 21, 2020

As we start another new year, we are so humbled and grateful to be serving so many people in our community facing cancer. To date, 793 clients have received integrative therapies, and we have provided 688 nutritious meals

Warm wishes from CWC

December 18, 2019

A message from CWC Founder & CEO Sarah Swain, plus resources and upcoming events.

Make your #GivingTuesday gift last all year long.

November 27, 2019

Every day, Cape Wellness Collaborative helps people in our community facing cancer feel better.  Become a monthly donor: Add a name to our Giving Tree.

November news from CWC

October 15, 2019

Cape Wellness Collaborative just recently celebrated its 5 year anniversary, and we are so grateful for your support.

 

To date, we have served more than 730 clients and provided more than 410 meals (read more about Wellness Eats below)!

The sweetest gift.

October 15, 2019

In case you haven't seen the flurry of social posts featuring the eye-catching and unforgettable #pinkdonuts created by Old King's Coffeehouse this month, let's us catch you up.

Photo from the Cape Cod Times

Join Us at The Pheasant

October 15, 2019

The great food, drink and service at The Pheasant on 6A in Dennis is reason enough to make it one of your regular dinner spots – and now we have one more!

The Power of #Pinktober

October 08, 2019

We are simply overcome by the generosity of our community. October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and not one, not two, but SIX local organizations have chosen to create awareness and raise money with one thing in common - Cape Wellness Collaborative is their chosen beneficiary.  Read more to find out how you can participate.

Your support helps people feel better.

July 25, 2019

To date, Cape Wellness Collaborative has served 650 clients, and distributed almost $250,000 in wellness services!

Join us at the Healing Arts Tent this Sunday!

July 25, 2019

Community Healing Arts Tent at LoveLocal Fest

Aselton Park, Hyannis Harbor

Sunday, July 28th - 11 to 6

 

Massage, Reiki, Reflexology, Raffles & Prizes

Bidding open for the 3rd Annual Rocktail Party!

July 21, 2019

Bid to win fabulous experiences – help your neighbors facing cancer while you do it.

Even if you can't make it to the 3rd annual Rocktail Party to benefit CWC Wednesday night, you can still get in on the action at the silent auction! There are lots of fabulous, one-of-a-kind items – and 100% of proceeds benefit Cape Wellness Collaborative.

CWC News: July

July 09, 2019

You make a difference. As of June 2019, Cape Wellness Collaborative has served more than 630 clients and distributed almost $240,000 in integrative wellness therapies.

Plus... the 3rd Annual Rocktail Party and more!

Rocktail Party Tickets on Sale!

June 11, 2019

3rd Annual Rocktail Party

Harvest Wine Bar & Gallery, Dennis

Wednesday, July 24

6-10 PM

YOU make it happen: May news from CVWC

May 22, 2019

Thank you! It was amazing.

 

We are overwhelmed and overjoyed by all of you who came out to support, volunteer and sponsor the 7th annual Cape Cod Women's Music Festival. Because of YOUwe raised an incredible $25,000 to help our friends and neighbors with cancer feel better. Wow.

Music, dance and a healing touch.

April 05, 2019

Be part of the magic. Tickets on sale now for the Cape Cod Women's Music Festival

 

Our stellar lineup of artists includes Shea RoseCatie Flynn, Mozelle, Amy Lynn BarberSarah Burrill and Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys, with Zoë Lewis as emcee.

Tickets on sale now!

April 10, 2019

Cape Cod Women's Music Festival

Saturday, May 11 at 7 PM

Cape Playhouse, Dennis

Stay Strong.

February 26, 2019

Women’s Cancer Support Group
 

Meets at the Truro Public Library 
2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month

1 - 2:15 PM

YOU are our valentine.

February 14, 2019

Cape Wellness Collaborative's largest fundraiser, Dancing with the Docs, exceeded our expectations once again. You helped us raise more than $100,000 – money that directly benefits our friends and neighbors facing cancer.

Watch Dancing with the Docs... from home!

February 05, 2019

 Watch Season 3: Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod... live from home.

 

$25 donation to CWC gets you in! 
Saturday, February 9th - tune in at 7:30 PM

No one likes to wait in line. Pre-register for Dancing with the Docs!

February 05, 2019

We want to make your entire experience with Season 3: Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod

a great one! Here's what you need to know....

Dancing with the Docs silent auction is open!

February 01, 2019

We are blown away by the generosity of our community. Our Dancing with the Docs silent auction has incredible items and great packages, including Boston sports memorabilia, 12 months of dining on Cape Cod, and lots more!

Who will be this year’s Dancing With the Docs champ?

January 31, 2019

Forget about the Super Bowl, the February competition with the most suspense is the Dancing With the Docs.

 “Season three,” in the largest venue yet, will feature eight local doctors, each dancing with an expert partner.

Photo by Organic Photography

Special room rate for Dancing with the Docs - until Friday only!

January 29, 2019

A limited number of rooms are available right at the venue, for a special price of just $99!

Free Meditation Classes

January 03, 2019

For CWC clients (past and present) and their caregivers, led by Carol Marcy.

New Year's Day Polar Plunge

December 27, 2018

Please join us on New Year's Day for an invigorating Polar Plunge to benefit Cape Wellness Collaborative and the Harwich Elementary School PTO.

CWC Volunteer News

December 22, 2018

Introducing Emily Kelly-Joseph, our new volunteer coordinator and manager of special projects.

Caring for a loved one?

December 20, 2018

Are you anticipating, in the midst of, or coming out of caring for a loved one?

Then you need a cup of coffee!

CWC launches three new initiatives

December 11, 2018

Cape Wellness Collaborative is expanding its programs with three new initiatives – WellnessEats, WellnessMoves, and WellnessCares – that will provide additional support to people with cancer and their caregivers.

Free Meditation Classes

December 11, 2018

Our clients (past and present) and their caregivers are invited to join Carol Marcy for our ongoing meditation series. We meet Saturday mornings at 9:30 AM at the CWC offices at 11 Potter Ave., 2nd floor.

Meet Linsday this #GivingTuesday

November 26, 2018

 Lindsay talks about how CWC helped her after being diagnosed with a rare gastric cancer. 

CWC Sponsorship Details

November 14, 2018

You  gave us feedback from the first two years of Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod, and we listened! "Season 3" of this fantastic fundraiser-meets-dance-competition promises to be better than ever!

Caring for the Caregiver

November 13, 2018

You  gave us feedback from the first two years of Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod, and we listened! "Season 3" of this fantastic fundraiser-meets-dance-competition promises to be better than ever!

Season 3 tickets are on sale!

November 01, 2018

You  gave us feedback from the first two years of Dancing with the Docs Cape Cod, and we listened! "Season 3" of this fantastic fundraiser-meets-dance-competition promises to be better than ever!

Get ready for Dancing with the Docs 2019

September 17, 2018

Dancing With the Docs is stepping back into the spotlight for “season three.”

The gala event features nine local doctors, each dancing with an expert partner. The evening next spring will raise funds for Cape Wellness Collaborative (CWC), a local nonprofit that gives free complementary, integrative therapies (including massage, acupuncture, Reiki and nutrition counseling) to people with cancer.

One week away... and only 10 tickets left!

August 23, 2018

Enjoy a beautiful evening of craft cocktails and hors d'oeuvres on the lawn as you browse and bid on our amazing silent auction items. Then, a private performance inside the gallery by Sarah Swain & the Oh Boys.

Free download of original song "Rise Above" by Sarah Burrill

August 10, 2018

This incredible anthem made it's debut at the 2017 Cape Cod Women's Music Festival, and was just recently performed at the opening reception for "Rise Above: Exploring the Many Faces of Breast Cancer on Cape Cod." Now, artist Sarah Burrill has given us a free link to download her original song: “Rise Above.” (Otherwise known as the “kick some ass” song!). Thank you, Sarah!

Yarmouth photo exhibit shows faces of breast cancer

August 06, 2018

The work of Brewster photographer Julia Cumes has taken her from India and South Africa to Thailand and Kenya and beyond.

Her exhibit opening Tuesday at the Cultural Center of Cape Cod focuses on a subject closer to home — women who have confronted breast cancer...

Rise Above: Exploring the Many Faces of Breast Cancer on Cape Cod

August 04, 2018

An evening of art, inspiration and education to benefit Cape Wellness Collaborative.

Volunteer Opportunities at CWC

June 20, 2018

If you have ever considered volunteering for CWC, or have volunteered in the past, please take a moment to answer our brief survey. We'd love to have you on board!

Sweet music festival merch on sale now!

May 10, 2018

Thanks to our wonderful friends at Kaleidoscope Imprints, you can get great merchandise from the Cape Cod Women's Music Festival online!  This was our first #plasticfreefestival - and the stainless pint and wine glasses were a huge part of its success. Not to mention the tees, tanks and hoodies! Tell your friends and support CWC.

Festival spotlights female musicians, and health

May 10, 2018

A tradition with a mission, the annual Cape Cod Women’s Music Festival is both a showcase for female singers and musicians and a cancer-related fundraiser benefiting The Cape Cod Wellness Collaborative.

Practitioner Spotlight: Kevin Lowey

May 31, 2018

Doctor of Chiropractic

Mark the date for the Women’s Music Festival

May 08, 2018

One of Cape Cod’s premiere music events is coming up soon. I’m talking about the Cape Cod Women’s Music Festival, which takes place Saturday, May 12, at the Cape Playhouse.

Women’s Music Festival to battle cancer, plastic polution

May 06, 2018

 The Cape Cod Women’s Music Festival will once again battle cancer this spring, but the 6th annual event will also have an eco-angle as well.