Local Cancer Support Groups

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Whether recently diagnosed, undergoing treatment, or managing your disease, we’re here to support you and your loved ones every step of the way.

At Willamette Valley Cancer Institute

ATTENTION: Due to concerns regarding coronavirus (COVID-19), all support groups at WVCI are now virtual until further notice. This is a proactive measure to limit exposure to high-risk populations.

Until further notice, all of our cancer support groups are taking place virtually on Zoom.

To participate, and to receive a Zoom ID, for the group meeting please contact Julie Albro at: Julie.albro@usoncology.com  or 541-988-0650

All support groups are free. 

Gynecologic Cancer Support Group: A safe place for women coping with gynecological cancers to meet together for support and encouragement.
Fourth Wednesday of each month, 10:00 am – 11:00 am (via Zoom) 

Living With Cancer Support Group: A safe place for patients, family members and friends to discuss all aspects of the cancer journey.
Second Tuesday of the each month, 5:00 pm  – 6:15 pm (via Zoom)

Multiple Myeloma Support Group: For patients, family members and friends of multiple myeloma patients. Facilitated by our social worker and care manager.
Third Wednesday of each month, 10:30 am – 11:45 pm (via Zoom)

Cancer Support Groups In The Community

These groups are not endorsed by WVCI care providers, but they are resources available to any cancer patient. Please verify with the contacts listed for current meeting locations and times.

General Blood Cancer Support Group: Facilitated by Amy Trezona for the Leukemia Lymphoma Society. For more information, call Amy at 541-912-0216 or email her at amytrezona@gmail.com.
First Monday of the Month, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Currently taking place via Zoom.

Oregon Cancer Foundation – Survivorship Series: “I finished treatment, now what?” Classes will provide the information and support you need to manage the challenges that arise after cancer treatment. Contact Katie Burke at 541-632-3654 or katie@oregoncancerfoundation.org.
Currently taking place via Zoom.

Oregon Cancer Foundation – Coffee, Tea & Cancer: This group is for anyone diagnosed with cancer at any stage of their journey. For more info, contact Katie Burke at 541-632-3654 or katie@oregoncancerfoundation.org.
Second Monday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8 pm
Second Thursday of the Month, 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Currently taking place via Zoom.

Oregon Cancer Foundation – Breast Cancer Support Group: This group is for anyone who has been diagnosed with breast cancer at any stage: newly diagnosed, undergoing treatment and survivorship. All are welcome. For more info, contact Katie Burke at 541-632-3654 or katie@oregoncancerfoundation.org.
Second Wednesday of each month, 6 pm to 7:30 pm
Currently taking place via Zoom.

Young Women’s Cancer Survivor Group: An informal, peer-facilitated group for women ages 18 to 50 who are going through treatment or have completed treatment. For more information, contact Katie at 541-953-7590.

In Corvallis

Blood Cancer Support Group: For anyone with a history of myeloma, lymphoma or leukemia to meet together for support and encouragement. Facilitated by Project HER. For information: 541-768-2375
Third Thursday of each month, 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
The Corvallis Clinic Asbury Dining Room
3680 NW Samaritan Drive, Corvallis, OR 97330

Gynecologic Cancer Support Group: For anyone with a history of gynecologic cancers to meet together for support and encouragement. Facilitated by Project HER. For more info: 541-768-2375
Second Tuesday of each month, 1:30 pm – 3:00 pm
The Corvallis Clinic Asbury Conference Room
3680 NW Samaritan Drive, Corvallis, OR 97330

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