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Carson City Cancer Support Groups

  • Women Against Cancer
    Meets the first Monday of each month at 5:30 p.m. at:
    St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 314 N. Division St., Carson City.
    (775) 882-1534 

  • Caregiver Support Group
    Meets the first and third Thursdays of each month, 5:30 p.m. at:
    St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 314 N. Division St., Carson City.
    (775) 882-1534 

  • Cancer Support Meeting
    Meets first Sunday of every month, 10:45am-11:45am at:
    First Presbyterian Church, 115 N. Division, Carson City, Nevada.
    (775) 882-1032 

  • Support Groups @ Carson Tahoe Health
    The following groups meet at the Carson Tahoe Cancer Center, 1535 Medical Parkway.
    (775) 445-7500.

  • Men's Cancer Group - An opportunity for men who are dealing with the diagnosis of cancer to learn from other cancer survivors and share experiences. Men with all types of cancer are encouraged to join.
    Meets 2nd Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm
    Meets 4th Wednesday of each month, 4:30 pm

  • The Carson Prostate Cancer Support Group - Provides information and support for men who have prostate cancer. Helping them lead healthy and productive lives, physically, mentally, and spiritually by offering fellowship, shared counseling and discussion pertaining to updated medical options.
    Meets 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm.

  • Coping Together with Breast Cancer - Women supporting women with breast cancer and other women's cancers. Sharing, educating, and guiding each other from the time of diagnosis, through treatment, and into survivorship.
    Meets 2nd Thursday of each month at 5:30 pm.

  • Women's Cancer Group - An opportunity for women dealing with the diagnosis of cancer to share information, offer support and empower themselves through education while promoting survivorship.
    Women with all types of cancer are encouraged to join us.
    Meets 3rd Thursday of each month at 5:15 pm.

  • The Kangaroo Gang - Patients, spouses, and friends are encouraged to participate in these meetings of Ostomates supporting and sharing with one another.
    Meets 3rd Wednesday of each month at 4:00 pm.

  • Reno/Sparks Cancer Support Groups

  • Cancer Support Group
    This group is for patients and families facing cancer, and is facilitated by an Oncology Social Worker who is skilled in the emotional aspects of cancer. Meeting format enables participants to share experiences and express feelings and concerns. Meets weekly on Thursday from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Roseview Tower, Third Floor Orthopedic Conference Room.
    (775) 982-6831

  • GROW (Grief Recovery Outreach Workshop)
    GROW is a bereavement support group for those who have lost a loved one. Each Workshop is comprised of eight sessions. The first two sessions are open meetings; the 3rd through the 8th session are closed for participants only. Please call for schedule. Registration Required.
    (775) 813-2034

  • Look Good...Feel Better
    You can Look Good and Feel Better with the help of local cosmetology professionals. Each woman will receive a one-on-one makeover and take home a gift bag of cosmetics donated by nationally known cosmetic manufacturers as well as instructions on the use of scarves and hairpieces. Co-sponsored by the American Cancer Society. Meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6-8 p.m., Roseview Tower, Third Floor Orthopedic Conference Room. Registration Required.
    (775) 329-0609

  • Man to Man Prostate Cancer Support Group
    Facilitated by a prostate cancer survivor, this new support group is designed to help men cope with prostate cancer by offering education and support for patients during their cancer journey. Meets 1st and 3rd Monday of the month from 5:30 - 7 p.m., Roseview Tower, Third Floor Orthopedic Conference Room.
    (775) 982-6831

  • ThyCa - Thyroid Cancer Support Group
    Patients, survivors, and family members are provided a place to share their experiences/concerns and to give support for individuals with thyroid cancer. Information will be available from ThyCa to assist in understanding thyroid cancer. Meets the 2nd Tuesday of the month from 12-1:30 p.m., Cafeteria Boardroom, Sierra Tower.
    (775) 677-9710 or (775) 982-6831

  • Women's Breast and Gynecologic Cancer Support Group
    Patients and survivors are invited to share experiences, concerns and feelings, and offer hope and help to one another through their cancer journey. Meets the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 5:30-7 p.m. Roseview Tower, Third Floor Orthopedic Conference Room.
    (775) 982-6831 or (775) 982-6830

  • Fallon Cancer Support Groups
    For information on support resources available at Banner Churchill Community Hospital, please call (775) 423-5154.

  • South Lake Tahoe Support Groups
    South Lake Tahoe Cancer League
    1602 Cherry Hills Cir
    South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150
    (530) 573-1703