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Survivorship

Rely on your team at Mount Auburn Hospital to care for you through all phases of your cancer journey—including survivorship. See us for follow-up care and count on us to help you navigate long-term effects of cancer treatment. We’ll help you meet your healthy living goals after cancer treatment.

Coordinated Care & Support after Cancer Treatment

Your cancer care team at Mount Auburn Hospital will create a customized survivorship care plan that includes:

  • Schedule of follow-up appointments and tests
  • Advice on managing possible side effects of your cancer treatments
  • Recommendations for preventive measures to help you stay well
  • Ideas for ways to manage your physical and mental health

If you need care for conditions related to your cancer treatments, we’ll refer you to specialists at Mount Auburn as necessary.

For more information about your survivorship journey, read the American Cancer Society’s guide to life after treatment.

Wellness Programs for Cancer Survivors

Improve your well-being and make new friends through Boston-area programs especially for cancer survivors.

Casting for Recovery

Relax, find peer support and enjoy fly fishing—an activity with gentle, rhythmic motions similar to exercises often prescribed after breast cancer treatments—through a free weekend retreat. Find a breast cancer retreat near you.

LIVESTRONG at the YMCA

Improve your strength and quality of life by participating in this free 12-week program for cancer survivors. Several Boston-area YMCAs offer this supportive wellness program. Find a LIVESTRONG at the YMCA program near you.

WeCanRow-Boston

Rediscover the joy of movement, build strength and focus, and make new friends while rowing on the Charles River or at Boston University. This wellness and recovery program is for breast cancer survivors. Learn more about WeCanRow—Boston.

Wellness Warriors

Rise to the physical challenges of dragon boat paddling by joining Massachusetts’ only dragon boat team for cancer survivors and their caregivers. Learn more about Wellness Warriors.

Financial Assistance for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Get help overcoming the financial burdens associated with being a cancer survivor. SAMFund offers grants and resources for young adult cancer survivors who are paying off medical bills, building a family, looking for a job and moving forward with their lives. Learn more about SAMFund.

Online Survivorship Resources

Learn more about survivorship care plans, ongoing medical care and more through these trusted organizations:

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