Cancer Support Groups

SUPPORT AND EDUCATIONAL GROUPS OFFERED AT TEBO FAMILY MEDICAL BUILDING

Foothills Hospital
Tebo Family Medical Building
4715 Arapahoe Avenue
Boulder, CO 80303 

 

Unless otherwise stated, groups meet in the Community Room at Tebo Family Medical Building, located at 4715 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder.  Please contact Jill Mitchell, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C at 303-385-2003 or the facilitator listed to inquire about what might be a good fit for you!

Click here for a copy of the Oncology Support Services Newsletter: Oncology Services Newsletter

 

 

Breast Cancer Support Group

This group is for breast cancer patients who would like to connect with other women as they travel through the breast cancer journey. Educational materials,  local resources, speakers and various activities are all a part of this group.  No Fee.

Wednesdays from 4:30-5:45 pm

Facilitator: Nanna Bo Christensen, RN, CBCN, OCN

Advanced registration required - please call Nanna Bo at 303-415-7057 or email her at nchristensen@bch.org

 

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Blood Cancer Support Group

This group is for patients, family members and friends affected by a diagnosis of a blood cancer including leukemia, Hodgkin and non-Hodgkin lymphoma, and multiple myeloma.  No fee.

Every 3rd Tuesday from 6:00 - 7:30 pm

Please call to register before attending. Contact Melanie Stachelski, MA @ 303-253-1582

or Amelia Schachter, RN @ 720-207-8494

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Ovarian & Gyn Cancer - "Nicki's Circle"

Support group for patients/survivors with ovarian or other gynecological cancers.  No fee.  More information available at: www.colo-ovariancancer.org.

4th Monday of every month

Please contact Susan Hess, MA, LPC prior to attending the group: 720-519-3122

 

Valued-Living Group (for Post-Treatment Survivors Experiencing Distress)

Have you completed primary treatment within the past 18 months and are experiencing cancer survivorship related distress, depression, or anxiety?   Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers and the University of Colorado Boulder are offering a paid research study for post-treatment cancer survivors experiencing distress or anxiety. This study compares a 7-week skills group called “Valued Living for Survivors” to usual supportive care.

Please contact Jill Mitchell, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C to discuss eligibility and registration at 303-385-2003

 

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Living With Metastatic and Advanced Cancer

Please join us for a time of discussion, information gathering, and support.  Talk with other people who are living with stage IV, metastatic or advanced cancer.  No fee.  

Contact Claire McCorrison for registration, dates and times at 303-415-7964 or CMcCorrison@bch.org 

 

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Rediscovering My Body After Cancer: A Class for Women

Many women find that intimacy and sexuality changes after or during cancer treatment.  This is a six-week course designed to help women rediscover themselves after cancer treatment.  Fee $90. 

Please contact Tara Galeano for class dates and times at Tara@BoulderSexTherapy.com

 

Caregivers and Loved Ones Support Group

Talk with other caregivers and loved ones who are supporting family and friends journeying through cancer.  Please join us for discussion, information gathering, and support.  Free class. 

Contact Claire McCorrison at 303-415-7964 or CMcCorrison@bch.org to register 

 

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Acupuncture Clinic

Clinic provided by BCH’s Center for Integrative Care. 20-30 minute acupuncture treatment in a group setting. Drop-in / No pre-registration required.  Call the number below for pricing, dates and times.

Please call 303-415-7292 for more information

Nutrition Workshops

Learn about how to boost your body's natural defenses against disease and support your recovery by eating delicious, nutritious foods. Fee: $10 per class.

Contact Conner Middelmann-Whitney for more information at conner@modernmediterranean.com or 720-289-1958 

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Cancer Rehabilitation Exercise Class

 

This is an exercise class for people diagnosed with cancer, no matter how recent.  Each participant will receive an individualized exercise plan to work on within the group.  Fee $132 (six weeks, twice weekly).  Please call for reservations and pre-class assessment. 

Contact Brandy Whitney, PT, DPT, at 303-415-4411

 

Look Good...Feel Better®

An American Cancer Society group providing women with a consultation for how to look your best while going through cancer treatment and recovery. No fee.  Please call to register before attending.

Call 970-254-5582 to reserve a spot in the class 

 

Gift Center - Wigs/Hats/Scarves

The American Cancer Society provides free wigs, hats and scarves for people with cancer.  Volunteers are available to assist with fittings after Look Good...Feel Better and on Fridays from 12:00-1:00 in the Community Room. 

Call the American Cancer Society @ 970-350-5017 for more information or to schedule an appointment

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