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Support Groups and Programs

Glendale Memorial offers a number of support programs, including support groups for cancer patients and stroke survivors. Come share your experience, learn from others, and make new friends. Be a part of a group that can help answer questions and ease your mind about what lies ahead.

Breastfeeding Support Group

The breastfeeding support group is designed for breastfeeding moms and their babies.  Our program offers breastfeeding assessments and tips and emotional support.  Join us as we discuss your concerns and meet other breastfeeding mothers.

English breast feeding support group meets every Thursday (except holidays) from 1:30 – 3:30 p.m. at the Breastfeeding Resource Center at Glendale Memorial Hospital. View our flyer.

For the Spanish breastfeeding support group, please contact the Breastfeeding Resource Center at (818) 507-4191View our flyer.

Breastfeeding Resource Center
Fifth Floor
Glendale Memorial Hospital
1420 South Central Avenue
Glendale, CA 91204

If you are a student, please call the Breastfeeding Resource Center to obtain permission to attend in advance of the support group.

Armenian Cancer Support Group

Join us every Wednesday for free weekly sessions from 5:30 to 7 p.m. for topics including managing fatigue, nutrition and weight management to strengthen mind, body and soul.

The Cancer Center Auditorium
222 W Eulalia Street
(look for the blue balloons)

View our calendar

For registration and questions, please contact Aline Jekmeian, AMFT: (818) 465-8816

Colorectal Cancer Support Group

Our Colorectal Cancer Support Group is designed to give patients with colorectal cancer, their loved ones and caregivers, the opportunity to connect and bond with others who are dealing with or have dealt with similar issues. It's a way to share and exchange your experiences and information.

Each session meets from 5 – 7 p.m. in the Cancer Center Auditorium.

2019 Dates:
March 26
April 23
May 28
June 25
July 23
August 27
September 24
October 22
**November – No Group Meeting
**December 3

**November and December class is combined and will take place on the first Tuesday of December.**  

For more information, please call the Colorectal Care Center at (818) 244-8161 or view our flyer (in English and Español).

Stroke Support Group

Learn new information, resources, and strategies for stroke survivors and their families to live active, satisfying lives. Learn how to reduce the risk of recurrent stroke and build new confidence. 

Meets the second Tuesday of each month
2:00 - 3:00 p.m.
Rehabilitation Conference Room, 3rd Floor

For more information, please call our Chronic Disease Management Program at (818) 502-4725.