Support Groups – Dempsey Connects

Support groups can help cancer patients and their loved ones to better manage the wide range of feelings and fears experienced before, during and after treatment.

Ongoing Virtual
Support Groups

To sign up for an ongoing virtual group below, please e-mail [email protected] or call 877-336-7287.

 

Advanced Cancer Support Group – Morning

Thursdays, 10-11:30AM

If you are living with an advanced cancer or metastatic cancer diagnosis, this is a safe place to explore ways to cope with the challenges of living with advanced illness and continue to find meaning and hope through discussion and guided exercises.

Advanced Cancer Support Group – Afternoon

Tuesdays, 3-4:30PM

If you are living with an advanced cancer or metastatic cancer diagnosis, this is a safe place to explore ways to cope with the challenges of living with advanced illness and continue to find meaning and hope through discussion and guided exercises.

Care Partner Drop-In Cancer Support Group – Afternoon

Wednesdays, 3:00-4:30PM

If you are providing emotional and/or physical support to someone with cancer, this is the place for you. This group provides a safe, comfortable place to find the support, information, and understanding you need to continue caring for your loved one. We will discuss how to reduce isolation, worry, and fear.

Care Partner Drop-In Cancer Support Group – Morning

Wednesdays, 11:30AM-1PM

If you are providing emotional and/or physical support to someone with cancer, this is the place for you. This group provides a safe, comfortable place to find the support, information, and understanding you need to continue caring for your loved one.

Daytime Drop-In Cancer Support Group

Thursdays, 2:30-4PM

Meet with others impacted by cancer in this weekly, drop-in support group. Whether you were recently diagnosed, in the midst of treatment, or are in remission, this group is a place to discuss your diagnosis and its lingering impact with those who truly understand.

Evening Drop-In Cancer Support Group

Wednesdays, 5-6:30PM

A welcoming space for patients and survivors who are dealing with cancer and its lingering impact. Meet and connect with others on have been diagnosed with cancer and find ways to cope with your diagnosis, deal with side effects, and find community.

Man Up To Cancer Virtual Roundtable

1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, 6-7:30PM

Guys facing cancer – Do you want to meet other men facing cancer to share stories and support? Do you feel more comfortable talking to other men rather than a co-ed group? In partnership with Man Up to Cancer, join us for a men’s roundtable to connect with others on a cancer journey.

Support for Seedlings

Mondays, 4-5PM

The best of a yoga class and a support group and wrap them together for a fun, active, learning experience. Children, ages 5-11, will have the chance to meet other children impacted by cancer and to learn healthy coping skills for feelings that may come up.

Women’s Cancer Support Group

Wednesdays, 1:30-3PM

Women facing cancer…you are not alone. This weekly support group offers a compassionate space to share your thoughts, feelings, and worries with other women during any part of your cancer journey.

Young Adult Cancer Support Group

2nd & 4th Tuesdays, 6-7:30PM

This support group is a place for young adults, ages 18-40, at any point in their cancer journey to connect and socialize with others who understand the challenges of diagnosis and treatment at this stage of life.

View all upcoming
Support Groups

Once a Support Group begins, please e-mail [email protected] or call 877-336-7287 to sign up.  Click on dates on the calendar to see offerings.