AYA Member, Marcy, shares her thoughts on being in remission.
What makes you feel independent?
Sharing your medical story with a new friend, partner, or acquaintance can feel a little daunting.
We can all stand to take better care of ourselves and focus a bit more on leading healthier lifestyles. The Internet can lead you down a confusing path of nutritional cure-alls, unusual therapies, and detoxifying cleanses that leave your head spinning. While wellness is unique to every individual and is
Going through a medical crisis is hard enough on its own. Combine that strain with being a young adult
whose friends may be struggling to relate to an illness and, man, it’s a tough spot to be in.
Brace yourselves because we are about to whip up a big bowl of healthy, yummy breakfast goodness. To be fair, you could call this dish lunch or even dinner and no one is going to argue.
Vita (/ˈvītə,ˈvē-/) noun: life, a brief biography
Collective (/kəˈlektiv/) adjective: done by people acting as a group
We are a social group of adolescents and young adults (AYA), ages 18-26, with medical conditions that weaken immune systems put by young adults in the same situation. Side by side, we share empathetic relationships in a fun and casual environment. Vita Collective hosts typical social experiences such as game nights, yoga and grill outs as a program of Children’s Healing Center and AYA Movement. We continuously develop a close-knit community of young adults doing life together.
To learn more or find out when our next program is, click below to email our group leader Janna.