Groups -- Health

Cancer (General)

Champaign

Carle Daytime Cancer Support Group (1998 F,P)
This group is an open forum for anyone who has or knows someone with cancer. Meets 2nd Wed., 12:00-1:00 p.m., Carle Cancer Center, 1st fl. conference rm., 509 W. University Ave., Urbana.
Call: Contact Social Work at (217) 383-4581 or (217) 383-4066
Email:
Local Website: https://carle.org/classes/support-groups/daytime-cancer-support-group.aspx
Write: Kimberly Harden, LCSW, Carle Cancer Center, 509 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

Carle Head and Neck Cancer Roundtable Discussion Group - Group I (2007 F,P)
This group educates and supports patients and survivors of head and neck cancers, their family, and friends, regardless of where clinical care is received. Meets 2nd Mon., 7:00-8:00 p.m., Carle Cancer Center, Houseworth Conference Rm., 2nd fl., 509 W. University Ave., Urbana.
Call: Kelly Harris (217) 383-4581
Email:
Local Website: https://carle.org/classes/support-groups/head-and-neck-cancer-roundtable-discuss
Write: Carle Cancer Center, 509 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

Carle Head and Neck Cancer Roundtable Discussion Group - Group II (2007 F,P)
This group educates and supports patients and survivors of head and neck cancers, their family, and friends, regardless of where clinical care is received. Meets 4th Wed., 2:00-3:00 p.m., Carle Cancer Center, Houseworth Conference Rm., 2nd fl., 509 W. University Ave., Urbana.
Call: Kelly Harris (217) 383-4581
Email:
Local Website: https://carle.org/classes/support-groups/head-and-neck-cancer-roundtable-discuss
Write: Carle Cancer Center, 509 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

Carle Nighttime Cancer Support Group (1981 A,P)
This group is open to anyone interested in learning more about cancer and treatment options. Sessions cover a wide variety of topics related to living with cancer and its treatment. Meets 1st Wed., 5:30-7:00 p.m., Carle Cancer Center, Houseworth Conference Rm., 2nd fl., 509 W. University Ave., Urbana.
Call: Contact Social Work at (217) 383-4581 or (217) 383-4066
Email:
Local Website: https://carle.org/classes/support-groups/nighttime-cancer-support-group.aspx
Write: Kimberly Harden, LCSW, Carle Cancer Center, 509 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

Leukemia/Lymphoma/Myeloma/Transplant Support Group (2007 F,L)
This group provides support and education to patients, family members, and friends. Meetings are scheduled based on the needs of the group members. Call for meeting time and location.
Call: Mica Witt (217) 586-1667 or (217) 898-1018; or Dan Culkin (217) 893-0362
Email:

The Women's Room Cancer Support Group (1999 F,P)
This support group is open to all women who have had cancer. Meets 4th Tues., 12:00-1:00 p.m., Carle Cancer Center, 3rd fl. conference rm. 509 W. University Ave., Urbana.
Call: Contact Social Work at (217) 383-4581 or (217) 383-4066
Email:
Local Website: https://carle.org/classes/support-groups/the-womans-room-cancer-support-group.as
Write: Kimberly Harden, LCSW, Carle Cancer Center, 509 W. University Ave., Urbana, IL 61801

Vermilion

Cancer Prayer and Support Group (2013 F,L)
This group is for anyone, including family members and friends, looking for support during or after involvement with any type of cancer. The group provides members a safe, respectful, caring, and nonjudgmental environment to share questions, fears, and concerns they are experiencing as part of cancer. While prayer is part of each meeting, you do not have to be part of any church to attend. Meets 2nd Mon., 6:30 p.m., Fithian United Methodist Church, 101 Clinton St., Fithian.
Call: Call Jim or Carolyn Greer (217) 582-2517 or Pastor Kim Dancey (217) 620-5719
Email:
Write: Cancer Prayer and Support Group, Fithian United Methodist Church, 101 E. Clinton St., Fithian, IL 61844