By breast cancer survivors for breast cancer survivors
Breast Cancer Recovery's mission is to provide environments for women breast cancer survivors to heal emotionally. All programs are designed and conducted by survivors for survivors.
Breast Cancer Recovery offers wellness retreats- Infinite Boundaries- for women in all stages of breast cancer - newly diagnosed, in treatment and many years finished with treatment. Women ages 21 - 80 have attended our retreats. Breast Cancer Recovery also offers an annual educational conference, Sharing the Knowledge, each November in Madison, Wis.
Founded in 1997 by Ann Haney, Breast Cancer Recovery is a member of the Wisconsin Cancer Council and the Wisconsin Breast Cancer Coalition. Breast Cancer Recovery networks with hospital staff, breast cancer support groups, parish nurses, oncology nursing associations, and hospital auxiliaries throughout the state of Wisconsin and the upper Midwest.
In Their Own Words: Testimonials from Breast Cancer Recovery program participants
Most of my energy was devoted to physically healing my body while my spirit remained bruised and damaged. Thank you for the gift of allowing me to “Take a breath” Retreatant March 2012
The opportunity to laugh, cry relax, and be with women who know what I’m going through has been incredible!
Retreatant July 2012
Cancer is so discouraging but the retreat offers hope and help. Thank you for helping my life. Retreatant October 2012
Thank you- If you have any doubt that your gift has meaning, please know that it offered me a chance to be with other survivors and patients in a peaceful environment, contributing to my personal healing.Retreatant November 2012