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Cancer Support Groups

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Brain Tumor Support Group

This session provides support and guidance to patients with brain tumors and their families. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month

Time(s):
7:00 to 9:00 PM


Breast Cancer Support Group

A support group for women coping with breast cancer. Guest oncology experts present information and group support provides tools to assist in coping and sharing experiences. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
2nd and 4th Thursdays

Time(s):
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Breast Cancer (Metastatic) Support Group

This drop-in group is for people with metastatic breast cancer. It is a place to talk about fears and hopes, effects on friends and family members, and how to live well with uncertainty. It is also a place to share information and exchange support in a warm, understanding environment. Facilitated by Ilene Scharlach, PhD.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
3rd  Wednesday every month

Time(s):
4:30 PM to 6:00 PM


Colorectal Cancer Group

This session provides support and guidance to colorectal cancer patients and their families. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
2nd Wednesday of every month

Time(s):
4:00 to 5:30 PM


Grupos De Apoyo Emocional en Espanol: Nuevos Dias y Lugares?

(Spanish-speaking Cancer Support Group)
Los grupos estan localizados en Pittsburg, Martinez, San Pablo y Walnut Creek. Si necesita un grupo de apoyo en español, por favor llame Cyndi Lezcano al

Phone:
(800) 556-0477

Date:
Los Viernes De: 12-2 pm


Gynecologic & Oncology Cancer Support Group

A support group for women with a diagnosis of a gynecologic malignancy. The session is facilitated by a psychologist. A gynecology oncology nurse also participates and provides information regarding treatment. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
First and third Thursdays of each month

Time(s):
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Kids Circle and Teen Talk Cancer Support Group

This session provides support for children, adolescents and their parents who are coping with cancer. Young children participate in a group activity while teens and parents meet in separate groups. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
2nd Saturday of every month

Time(s):
10:00 to 1:00 PM


Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma Support Group

A support and educational group for leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma patients and their caregivers. Facilitated by an experienced oncology nurse and a psychologist.

Location:
John Muir Medical Center-Walnut Creek Campus, 1601 Ygnacio Valley Road, Walnut Creek, CA 94597

Phone:
925) 952-2797

Date(s):
1st Thursday of each month

Time(s):
7:00 to 8:30 PM


Life after Cancer

This session provides support to patients and their families who have completed treatment and are looking to a new life after cancer. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
925) 933-0107

Date(s):
2nd and 4th Wednesday of every month

Time(s):
6:00 to 8:00 PM


Lung Cancer Group

This session provides support and guidance to lung cancer patients and their families. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
925) 933-0107

Date(s):
1st Wednesday of every month

Time(s):
4:00 to 6:00 PM


Lymphedema Support Group

This session provides support and guidance for individuals and their families coping with Lymphedema. Meets every other month with no meeting in July.

Location:
John Muir Medical Center-Concord Campus, Pacheco Room, 2540 East Street, Concord

Phone:
(925) 674-2125

Date(s):
2nd Saturday of every other month (Jan, Mar, May, Sep, Nov)

Time(s):
10:00 to 11:30 AM


Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Group

A support group for women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. Guest oncology experts present information and group support provides tools to assist in coping and sharing experiences. Call to register.

Location:
Cancer Support Community, 3276 McNutt Avenue, Walnut Creek, CA 94597
Website

Phone:
(925) 933-0107

Date(s):
Wednesdays

Time(s):
10:30 AM to 12:30 PM