Botsford News Release
Farmington Hills, Mich. (September 15, 2010)---Botsford Hospital and Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit will be offering a new support program for caregivers, adult family members and friends of people with cancer. Starting on September 22, the caregivers/family group will meet every Wednesday from 1 to 3 p.m. at the Botsford Cancer Center located at 27900 Grand River Ave. in Farmington Hills.
This program will be in addition to the two current Gilda’s Club programs at the Botsford Cancer Center. A weekly yoga workshop open to everyone meets Tuesdays from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. and a wellness group for adults living with any type of cancer meets Tuesdays from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.
All men and women touched by cancer are welcome to these free programs. You don’t have to be a Botsford Hospital patient to attend. For additional information about the Gilda’s Club support programs at the Botsford Cancer Center, please contact the Botsford Cancer Center at (248) 471-8120 or Gilda’s Club at (248) 577-0800.
Botsford Hospital is a multi-specialty 330 bed hospital and verified trauma center located in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The campus also houses an imaging center and a comprehensive care cancer center. Botsford Hospital is also home to an extensive medical education program and is part of Michigan State University's statewide campus system. Botsford Hospital each year cares for approximately 16,000 inpatients and more than 60,000 emergency and trauma patients with a team of 2,500 employees, 300 volunteers and more than 600 physicians. A not-for-profit hospital, Botsford provided almost $10.5 million in community benefit during its 2011 fiscal year.
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