Cancer support groups

Cancer support groups

Offered monthly for patients and family members

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We offer monthly support groups for patients and family members who are coping with cancer. All support groups meet in the 0-Level conference room by the Duke Cancer Center Cafe. Parking passes and refreshments are provided. For more information about these groups, please call 919-684-4497 or email cancersupport@duke.edu.

Monthly meetings

Breast and gynecologic cancer support group (for patients)

  • 2nd and 4th Wednesday of each month, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Caregiver support group (for those coping with a loved one's cancer)

  • 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the each month, 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Gastrointestinal and pancreatic support group (for patients and family members)

  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

Genitourinary support group (for patients and family members)

  • The second Monday of each month, 2:00pm - 3:30pm

KidsCan! (for families coping with a parent's cancer)

  • Please call 919-684-4497 to register
  • The 2nd Monday of each month, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Leukemia, lymphoma and multiple myeloma group (for patients and family members)

  • 1st and 3rd Monday of each month, 11:00am - 12:30pm

Lung cancer support group (for patients and family members)

  • 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Mind-body approaches to coping with cancer (for patients and family members)

  • 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, 3:00pm - 4:30pm

Prostate cancer support group (for patients and family members)

  • 4th Monday of each month, 4:00pm - 6:00pm

For more information on each of these events and other events held by Duke Health, please view our event listings.