A 501(c)(3) Non-Profit Organization
Cancer Fit, Inc. in Thousand Oaks, is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization offering FREE exercise and wellness programs serving adult and childhood cancer survivors in Southern California. The mission of Cancer Fit, Inc. is to improve the quality of life for adult and child cancer survivors through:
An Active Approach. While it was once believed that rest and inactivity were the best approach to cancer treatment’s debilitating fatigue and side effects, new research has shown that movement is essential in combating these physical consequences. Cancer Fit is a comprehensive exercise and wellness program designed to help people tolerate cancer treatment and regain the best possible physical fitness upon completion, as well as improve overall emotional and mental health.
Cancer Fit uses customized exercise and wellness routines to help participants achieve the research-supported benefits such as:
Cancer Fit Adult Exercise and Wellness - A dynamic, safe and effective exercise and wellness program geared toward empowering adult cancer survivors to rediscover or resume a healthy active lifestyle.
Footsteps Forward- A gentle and restorative exercise program specifically designed to help survivors heal and find relief from some of the symptoms of foot neuropathy.
Play Fit Stay Fit Exercise Assistance Scholarship - A fun and comprehensive exercise and fitness program geared towards alleviating the late effects of childhood cancer and helping kids feel like kids again.
MVP Sports Draft - This special program matches childhood cancer survivors residing in Southern California with a high school or college sports team for a season.