Mary's Place by the Sea
Location: Ocean Grove, New Jersey
Size: 10,000 sq. ft.
Shore Point Architecture, P.A. was retained by the organization Mary's Place by the Sea to design their new mixed-used cancer center on a prominent street in the Nationally Designated Historic District of Ocean Grove, New Jersey. The new facility features 10 guest bedrooms, a yoga studio, an education room, a spacious kitchen where women can get nutrition counseling, massage rooms, and office space. Shore Point Architecture designed this new "stick style" building to feature appropriate historic detailing including custom scrollwork, and brackets. The facility is three stories with a finished basement and contains an elevator.
Mary's Place by the Sea is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting women who are receiving treatment for cancer. They provide services that complement the women's medical treatment, including oncology massages, nutrition education, individual counseling, writing for health, reflexology, Reiki, guided meditation, prayer, and yoga all free of charge. Their integrative services provide the guests rest and support during this challenging time in their lives. Guests are empowered with knowledge that will aid them on their road to healing.