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Support Groups

All support groups are free and held in the Cancer Center conference room.

 

African American Women Support Group

This support group meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM focusing on the specific needs of African American women in an emotional supportive, culturally sensitive environment.  For more information, contact Dolores at (510) 420-7900 x112.

Click here to view and print the flyer: FREE African American Cancer Support Group

 

Before, During and After Cancer

This ongoing support group is for people with all types of cancer.  
Held the second and fourth Tuesdays of every month from 5:00 PM to7:00 PM.
For more information, or to register, please contact facilitator Lauren Hyman, MSW, Cancer Center Social Worker at (510) 970-5297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Placticas de Apoyo en Español           

Primero y Tercero Martes del Mes 10 am-12 pm

Todos nuestros servicios son gratis

Para mas informacion favor de llamar a Jana Schustack en 1-800-556-0477

 

Relaxation Group

This group will explore several methods of caring for the mind and body including relaxation, guided imagery and meditation.  Held Fridays from noon to 1:00 PM. For more information, or to register, please contact facilitator Lauren Hyman, MSW, Cancer Center Social Worker at (510) 970-5297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Newly Diagnosed Drop-In Support Group

This group will provide a safe place to talk. Held the second and fourth Tuesday of each month from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM.. For more information,  please contact facilitator Lauren Hyman, MSW, Cancer Center Social Worker at (510) 970-5297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Cancer Caregiver Drop-In Support Group

Caring advice to help yourself as you help your loved one. Held Fridays from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM.. For more information,  please contact facilitator Lauren Hyman, MSW, Cancer Center Social Worker at (510) 970-5297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Grief Support Group—Drop-In

Confidentiality and a safe, supportive atmosphere are offered to participants in these meetings.  
Held the first and third Tuesday of each month from 2 PM to 3:30 PM.
Please call facilitator Lauren Hyman, MSW, to schedule a meeting before attending support group at (510) 970-5297 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.