Frequently asked Questions
1. What is the cost?
Because of the generosity of the Joseph Padula Foundation, the only expense is $25.00 registration fee paid by cash or check paid at the time of check in at the conference. The rest of the expenses for food, supplies, room, tuition are completely covered thanks to this grant.
2. Who may attend?
Any cancer survivor in active treatment, or within one year of their final treatment. Any age, sex, or diagnosis of cancer.....all are welcome.
3. If I need a rest during the conference?
The conference and all hotel rooms at the Napili Kai are airconditioned for your comfort. Chairs are cushy but you may want to bring an extra pillow or cushion for added comfort. If you do need to go to your room and rest, just let us know before leaving the presentation so we can support you. Napili Kai kindly will provide a golf cart to transport you back to your room should you be very tired. Just let us know and we can arrange this for you.
4. Will I share a room?
Yes all rooms have 2 twin beds, are air conditioned, and have small kitchenettes for food or drinks that you might want to have in your room. You will be assigned a room mate with ladies sharing with ladies, and gentlemen with gentlemen. Great way to make good friends quickly! If you prefer a single room, it can be arranged at your own expense.
5. What about our luggage at check in and check out of Napili Kai?
Napili Kai will store your luggage when you check in until your room is ready, and again at check out until the end of the conference. We are so appreciative of their kind help.
6. Food questions?
Napili Kai is partnering with us to bring fresh, delicious, foods that will have healthy protein, fruits and vegetables. We do not have a vegan menu however. Let us know if you have any true food allergies please.
7. What to bring?
Comfortable layered clothing for A/c rooms and walking around Napili Kai. Yoga mat if you have one or two ( to share), swim suit, and don't forget your meds and toiletries.
8. Will there be ground transportation offered to and from the MCWR?
If ground transportation is required we can assist you in making arrangements, but there may be an out of pocket expense for the participant.
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