The group is open to anyone with a past or present cancer diagnosis. Family, friends and significant others are invited to attend. The group offers a supportive environment for open discussion, exchange of information and sharing experiences. Parking is free.
Third Monday of each month, 6:30 to 8 pm (unless there is a Monday holiday). January and February meetings are held the second Monday of the month.
Please call Elisabeth Larrivee, MSW, LICSW, Clinical Social Worker, at 774-442-4383 for more information and for cancellations.
Worcester Prostate Cancer Education and Support Group provides you, your family and friends with monthly educational seminars on prostate cancer. The group also provides support during and after treatment. Each session includes time for conversation and questions in a relaxed, informal atmosphere.
Second Thursday of each month, 6 to 7:30 pm
The Sleep Apnea Awareness Support Group at UMass Memorial Medical Center is for patients with obstructive sleep apnea and others who want to learn more about sleep apnea. Patients using CPAP may bring their machines for annual calibration.
Sponsor: UMass Memorial Sleep Disorders Center
First Wednesday of odd numbered months, 6 to 7:30 pm
This group offers a chance for new moms to find new friends, receive peer support and get current information on infant development and nutrition. Even if you did not deliver your baby at HealthAlliance Hospital you can still be a part of this group. Topics include: Returning to work, choosing childcare, breastfeeding support, relationship issues, finding the best sales and the newest gadgets, basic parenting skills and having fun with your baby.
Wednesdays, 10:30 am to noon
Thursdays, 2 to 4 pm
Peter Salvia, 978-537-7411