American Bladder Cancer Society
Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network
Online support community
Brain Tumor Support Group
Support for individuals, adult family members and caregivers
First Wednesday of every month 4:00pm-5:30pm, Facilitators: Annette Raab, RN, OCN and Sara Butler, LCSW, OSW-C – firstname.lastname@example.org, 503-413-7932
Telephone support for breast cancer patients and caregivers
After Breast Cancer Diagnosis
CancerCare breast cancer support group
Reach to Recovery Program:
Breast Cancer Support Group:
Third Thursday of every month, 5:30pm-7:00pm
Facilitators: Sara Butler, LCSW, OSW-C 503-413-7932 and Margaret Hartsook, LPC, ATR-BC, 503-413-8404
Pink Lemonade Project:
New breast cancer diagnosis, in treatment, or recovery: resources, support, and empowerment. Peer mentors, financial assistance, and retreats
Women’s Cancer Support Group: Every second Monday of each month 5pm-6:30pm
Advanced/Metastatic Women’s Cancer Support Group: last Thursday of each month 11am- 12pm
Colorectal Cancer Alliance
Helpline by certified patient and family support navigators. Financial assistance programs, buddy programs and resource guides.
Esophageal Cancer Awareness Association (ECCA)
Links to Facebook and online communities for patient and caregivers for support and guidance.
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
First Thursday of every month, 4:00-5:30pm
Facilitator: Julia Robinson, M.S. CCC-SLP, 503-413-2841, email@example.com
Head and Neck Cancer Alliance
Patient helpline, online support community, financial resources, and education
Head and Neck Cancer Guide
Head and Neck cancer guide: resources for caregiver
Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC)
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Information specialist, financial support, online chat, caregiver support, provide education, peer to peer support, etc.
American Liver Foundation
Provides information on support groups, education materials, etc.
The Adrienne Wilson Liver Cancer Association’s “Blue Faery” offers educational information, support resources, and private online community for patients and caregivers.
Smart Patients liver cancer forum
Education materials, helpline and support, financial and other resources
CancerCare for melanoma
Phone support group (15 week) that provides support, new ways to cope, practical information, communication between loved ones, increase feelings of hope. Website also has information on how to talk with children.
Impact Melanoma support groups
Telephone support group open to everyone on the first Tuesday of the month 5:45 p.m. Facilitator: Jane Masters, LICSW, 513-319-9729.
Caregiver support group every first Thursday of the month at 5:30 p.m. Kelli Braga: 978-922-3000 ext 2710.
“Billy’s Buddies” mentorship program: Connects you with someone that has had melanoma and gone through treatment.
CancerCare ovarian cancer patient support group
Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance (OCRA)
Woman to Woman program pairs patient with trained volunteer to provide support and guidance. Connect with Inspire is an online support community.
Gynecological Cancer Support Group
Second Wednesday of every month 12:00-1:30pm
Facilitator: Kate Leonard, PsyD, 503-292-9873, firstname.lastname@example.org
CancerCare Pancreatic Cancer Caregiver Support Group
Pancreatic Cancer Action Network
pancan.org, 1-877-573-9971 (helpline)
Provides education, online/telephone support groups, etc.
Provides different types of prostate cancer support groups for online
Prostate Cancer Support Group
Peter Bennett, LCSW, 503-418-3544 or email@example.com
Virtual support group for men with prostate cancer at 5-6:30pm on the first Tuesday of the month.
Us TOO Portland Support group
Online support groups
CancerCare sarcoma cancer pages
Online support groups, education and podcast information
Peer-to-peer network/support and educational information
CancerCare gynecological cancer patient support group