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Cancer Center Support Groups

 

Sometimes just having others to talk to when you’re going through cancer can be just the medicine you’re looking for. For that reason, St. John’s offers a number of support groups.

 

Blood Cancer Support Group

Free

For patients and family members facing blood cancers. This support group is facilitated by Diane Martell, a licensed marriage and family therapist (LMFT), and co-sponsored by the Cancer Support Community, Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Third Wednesday of each month | 4 – 5:30 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Caregivers Support Group

Free

This group meets on the second and fourth Tuesdays of the month, from 6 – 7:30 p.m.
It’s facilitated by Diane Martell, LMFT, and co-sponsored by the Cancer Support Community.

Second and fourth Tuesdays of each month | 6 – 7:30 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Early Stage Breast Cancer Support Group

Free

This group is facilitated by Diane Martell, LMFT of the Cancer Support Community, and Alicia Zaragoza, nurse practitioner of the Cancer Center of Ventura County.

Second and fourth Fridays of each month | noon – 1:30 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Group Meditation in Español

Free

Facilitated by Amalia Sperberg, RM.

First Saturday of each month | 9 a.m. – noon
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Kids with Relatives with Cancer Support Group

Free

Kids especially can have trouble understanding and processing what’s happening with a loved one. This group can help. Facilitated by Diane Martell, LMFT, and co-sponsored by the Cancer Support Community.

Thursdays (except first Thursday of the month) | 6:30 – 8 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Latino Cancer Support Group

Free

This group is open to patients and their family members. Facilitated by Diane Martell, LMFT, and co-sponsored by the Cancer Support Community.

Second and fourth Fridays of each month | 6:30 – 8 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Free

This group is open to patients and their family members. Co-sponsored by the American Cancer Society and facilitated by Helmut K. Hoenigsberg.

Third Tuesday of the month | 10 – 11:30 a.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Women with Cancer Support Group

Free

This group is open to female patients with cancer only. Co-sponsored by the Cancer Support Community and facilitated by Joyce Boucher, LMFT.

Tuesdays | 1 – 2:30 p.m.
St. John’s Cancer Center of Ventura County | 1700 North Rose Avenue in Oxnard, Suite 380
No appointment required. Call 805.988.2641 for more information.

 

Individual bilingual counseling for patients and caregivers is also available by appointment only. Please call 805.988.2641.

For additional information on any of St. John’s cancer support groups, please call 805.988.2641.

 

 


  
   
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