Education And Support Groups

Support Groups are an important part of treatment giving our patients a place and an opportunity to share thoughts, feelings and concerns with others who are going through a similar process. The benefits help each patient cope with their disease and treatment by decreasing anxiety and depression and decreasing feelings of isolation and loneliness.

Breast Cancer Support Group

The Providence Breast Cancer Support Group is available to individuals who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and their loved ones. This group offers participants an informal and supportive environment where they can share thoughts, feelings, and concerns with others who are going through a similar process. Call 1-888-HEALING (432-5464) for group meeting dates/times.

Lymphedema Support Group

The Providence Lymphedema Support Group is available to individuals and their loved ones who have been affected by any type of lymphedema. It allows for individuals to discuss the impact of diagnosis, coping with emotion and access to community resources in a supportive environment.

For more information or to RSVP for a class, please call 818-496-1643.

Pancreatic Support Group

Providence Holy Cross Medical Center is pleased to offer the first Pancreatic Cancer Support Group in this area to individuals who have been diagnosed with pancreatic cancer and their loved ones. This support group provides an intimate environment for patients with all stages of pancreatic cancer to meet and share their personal experiences as well as discuss and learn about all aspects of cancer in an open forum from experienced providers.

Meets Thursdays
Call 818-496-7736 for dates.

For more information, download our flyer.

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