TRAVELING WITH BREAST CANCER
May has arrived and you're most likely thinking what we're thinking – ‘VACATION, PLEASE!’ But traveling with breast cancer can be difficult. Whether you are in treatment, recently had surgery, or you are now healthy and cancer-free, there are many common reasons to feel hesitant about leaving the comfort of your own environment.
“Doctor’s visits, treatments, medications… the bank is running dry. How will I afford to travel?”
"Can I maintain a healthy lifestyle away from home?”
“What do I need while traveling? What if I forget something?”
We’d love to hear from you.
Tell us the questions you have about traveling with or after breast cancer?
We might have the answer and if not, we will find it for you.
Living with cancer, after cancer, or taking care of loved ones with breast cancer is a lifestyle. One that doesn’t always allow extra time to dig through information. We’ve rounded up a variety of resources to help you get started with planning your next trip. Take a look at what we have and let us know if you’ll be planning a trip or joining a retreat this summer!
Here are some amazing organizations supporting travel for cancer individuals:
Who knew a vacation could possibly be free?! There are many organizations that sponsor or host vacations and retreats for cancer patients and survivors. They include wellness weekends, a week in the Caribbean or Florida, active adventures and you can even go fly fishing. Check out these amazing places, and see if there's one that is right for you.