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Provide medically necessary garments and treatment to under-insured lymphedema patients:


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Lymphedema Resources, Inc. was awarded a $36,836.10 grant in 2013 from Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida to provide services and garments to patients in the 5 county service area. Lymphedema Resources, Inc. will use this grant to continue funding a program of education, outreach and treatment for uninsured/ underinsured breast cancer survivors at risk of developing lymphedema and for those already coping with this affliction in southwest Florida (five counties – Charlotte, Collier, Glades, Hendry and Lee). Financial assistance for physician-prescribed lymphedema therapy and compression garments is provided to qualified clients.
 

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Lymphedema Resources featured on NBC-2 News.

NBC-2.com WBBH News for Fort Myers, Cape Coral


A specially designed program of gentle exercise for breast cancer survivors of all ages and at any stage of treatment and survivorship, promoting a safe return to physical activity and wellness through education, appropriate healthy exercise and emotional support.

Participants can expect improved range of motion, energy levels and self image upon completion of the six week course. They will receive education on safe activity levels and the risks, signs and symptoms of lymphedema.

These programs are presented at NO CHARGE by Lymphedema Resources, Inc. a 501 (c)3 non-profit organization.

Classes are held once a week in five or six, 1 hour sessions. Space is limited, and registration is required.

Punta Gorda
Saturdays
March 29 - May 3, 2014
10:00 a.m.

Cape Coral
Saturdays
April 12 - May 10, 2014
10:00 a.m.



Click for the registration form.

Funded by a grant from: Komen

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Supported by grants from Susan G. Komen SW Florida
Information provided by Lymphedema Resources, Inc. is intended solely for education and should not be construed as medical advice or guidance which should always be obtained from a physician or other licensed healthcare professional.

Lymphedema Resources, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) Federal tax exempt public charity under the Internal Revenue Code. Donations to Lymphedema Resources, Inc. are tax deductible as allowed by law.

Copyright 2013 All Rights Reserved. Lymphedema Resources, Inc. PO Box 1115, Estero, Florida 33929 Site by Papyrus.