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Cancer Classes & Support Groups

A Cancer diagnosis impacts not only the patient but loved ones as well. Families and other interested patients are welcome to utilize these resources. Services are offered at no cost to cancer patients, family members, and caregivers.

Dignity Health Cancer Institute Complementary Classes & Support Groups


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For more information on any of the listings below, call 916.962.8892.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
3rd Thursday of every month, 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Mercy San Juan Medical Center
6555 Coyle Avenue, Ste. 140, Carmichael, 95608

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP
3rd Friday of every month, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C Street, Sacramento, 95816
For more information please contact 916.990.8454

FOLSOM CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
Every Tuesday, 4 – 5:30 p.m.
1580 Creekside Dr., first floor conference room
Folsom, 95630
For more information please call 916.986.4585

GYNECOLOGIC CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
3rd Wednesday of every month, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C Street, Sacramento, 95816

LUNG AND ESOPHAGEAL CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
1st Wednesday of every month, 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Alternates every other month between Mercy Cancer Center & Mercy San Juan Medical Center
(MCC = Jan, Mar, May, Jul, Sep, Nov)
(MSJ = Feb, Apr, Jun, Aug, Oct, Dec)
Call 855.637.2962 for location

LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER
2nd Tuesday of every other month, 6 – 8 p.m.
(Jan 9, Mar 13, May 8, Jul 10, Sep 11, Nov 13)
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C Street, Sacramento, 95816

4th Monday of every other month, 2 – 4 p.m.
(Jan 22, Mar 26, May 28, Jul 25, Sep 24, Nov 26)
Woodland Healthcare
515 Fairchild Ct, Woodland, 95695
To make an appointment to attend, call the American Cancer Society 800.227.2345

MEDITATION GROUP
Every Tuesday, 1 – 1:45 p.m.
Dignity Health Cancer Institute
6403 Coyle Avenue, Carmichael, 95608
For more information, please contact 916.990.8454

MULTIPLE MYELOMA SUPPORT GROUP

1st Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. – noon
Mercy San Juan Medical Center
6555 Coyle Avenue, Ste. 140, Carmichael, 95608

NUTRITION CLASSES
Quarterly, Tuesdays, 2 – 3 p.m.
(Feb 6, May 15, Aug 7, Nov 13)
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C Street, Sacramento, 95816
Individual appointments available at Mercy San Juan
For more information please contact 916.983.7598

OSTOMY SUPPORT GROUP
1st Saturday of every month, 10 a.m. – noon
Mercy San Juan Medical Center
6501 Coyle Avenue, Carmichael, 95608

PROSTATE SUPPORT GROUP
3rd Thursday of every month, 1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Alternates every other month between Mercy San Juan Medical Center & UC Davis
(MSJ = Jan 18, Mar 15, May 17, Jul 19, Sep 20, Nov 15)
(UCD = Feb 15, Apr 19, Jun 21, Aug 16, Oct 18, Dec 20)

TRANSITION TO WELLNESS
January 10, 2019, 4:30 to 6 p.m.
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C St., Ste. 550, Sacramento
If you cannot attend the event in person, call-in attendance is available.
For additional information, or to RSVP, call Angela Gianulias at 916.962.8893.

YOGA CLASSES
Every Monday & Wednesday, 5 – 6 p.m.
Mercy Cancer Center
3301 C Street, Sacramento, 95816

3rd Thursday of every month, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Mercy San Juan Medical Center
6555 Coyle Avenue, Ste. 140, Carmichael, 95608

 


Grass Valley Cancer Center Resources


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For information on any of the groups or classes below (where another number is not given) call Rebecca Parsons at 530.274.6656.

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP
Linda Meyers, LCSW
Wednesdays, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 530.478.1273

CARE SUPPORT GROUP FOR FAMILY AND FRIENDS OF CANCER PATIENTS
Jeanine Bryant, MS
Wednesdays, 3 – 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 530.274.6654

G.A.T.E.: GRIEVING AND TRANSITIONING EMOTIONAL SUPPORT FOR THOSE WHO HAVE LOST A LOVED ONE TO CANCER
Jeanine Bryant, MS
Tuesdays, 3:30 – 5 p.m.
Contact: 530.274.6654

HARP CLASSES
Lisa Stine
Fridays, weekly for 12 weeks
Contact: Lisa Stine, 530.632.6226

HEAD AND NECK CANCER HELP GROUP
Jim Vardon
First Saturday of each month, 10:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Contact: 530.432.3022

KIDSCOPE: FOR CHILDREN IMPACTED BY CANCER
Jeanine Bryant, MS
Contact: 530.274.6654

NUTRITIONAL CONSULTATIONS
Kelley Kull, RD, CDE
Available for appointment
Contact: 530.274.6600

OVARIAN CANCER GROUP
Third Sunday of each month, 1 – 3 p.m.
Contact: Rebecca Parsons, 530.274.6656

PROSTATE DISCUSSION GROUP
Mary Peterson, LMFT
Fourth Thursday of each month 4:30 – 6 p.m.
Contact: 530.478.1880

TRANSITION TO WELLNESS
Spring 2019, Date/Time TBD
Sierra Nevada Memorial Hospital
155 Glasson Way, Grass Valley
If you cannot attend the event in person, call-in attendance is available.
For additional information, or to RSVP, call Angela Gianulias at 916.962.8893.

TRANSFORMATIONAL WHOLENESS
Nanci Shandera, PHD
Tuesdays, 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Contact: 530.265.9097
[email protected]
EarthSpiritCenter.com

WOMAN TO WOMAN: SHARING THE CANCER EXPERIENCE
Jeanine Bryant, MS
Wednesdays, 9:30 – 11 a.m.
Contact: 530.274.6654

WRITING TO HEAL CREATIVE WRITING CLASS
Molly Fisk
8 weekly classes
Thursdays, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Contact: 530.265.8751

YOGA FOR CANCER SURVIVORS
Weekly, Grass Valley Yoga
Contact: Janet Rankin, 530.401.0484