Carolina Health and Humor Association 1986-2014
For information contact Rog Bates ☏ 919-604-5488

Workshops on humor for healthcare, humor for stress relief in business, entertainment, education and comedy training
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Humor Arts Program Initiative (HAPI) UNC Hospitals - Rehabilitation UnitChapel Hill, NCLaugh Mobile and humor therapy volunteers visit the Rehabilitation Unit , offering humor tuneups, humor resources and media, and playful antics.

Oncology Recreation Therapy Program
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NCHelps patients cope with the psychological problems of living with cancer through a variety of activities, emphasizing humor, including use of the Laugh Mobile. Patients are invited to use humorous books, audio/video tapes and "gag items" (e.g. hats, wigs, etc.) Volunteers offer humor intervention visits to patients on a weekly basis.


comedycures_rev1 Founded by Sarannne Rothberg, Comedy Cures is "a national non-profit organization, bringing joy, laughter, and therapeutic humor programs, to kids and grown ups living with illness, depression and trauma.”

UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, CANon-Profit organization using humorous entertainment to study the healing impact of humor on physically and emotionally ill children at the UCLA Jonsson Cancer Center.
______________________________________________________________________________________home_top_01_01Sarasota Springs, NYSponsors a wide variety of humor related projects, including conferences, speakers bureau, books and publications, and a complete catalog of humor resources.