The Cancer Support Community of Greater Philadelphia at Abington - Jefferson Health provides cancer support services, such as support/networking groups, workshops, lectures and social events for those living with cancer and their loved ones. Anyone interested in joining the weekly LWC Support Group must speak with Courtney Connison before attending. Registration is preferred for all events; drop-in visitors will be welcomed at networking groups and workshops.
Time: 10 AM to 2:30 p.m.
Location: Asplundh Cancer Pavilion, 3941 Commerce Avenue, Willow Grove, PA 19090
Weekly and Monthly Activities Include:
Chair Yoga and Relaxation
Dates/time: Mondays from 10 to 11 a.m.
Living with Cancer Support Group
For individuals with a cancer diagnosis until 18 months post-treatment looking to share education, support and encouragement with others currently undergoing cancer treatment.
Dates/time: Mondays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Colorectal Cancer Networking Group
For individuals impacted by a Colorectal Cancer Diagnosis who are looking for education, resources, and support. This group is open to patients, caregivers, and family members.
Dates/Times: First Monday of every month from 1 to 2 p.m.
Writing Workshop for Health & Healing
Dates/time: Second Monday of each month from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
Prostate Cancer Support Group
For gentlemen impacted by prostate cancer who are looking for education, support and encouragement.
Dates/time: Third Monday of each month from 1 to 2 p.m.
Life After Cancer Networking Group
For individuals and families impacted by complicated survivorship following the completion of cancer treatment. Discussion topics include locating community resources, support and encouragement from others.
Dates/time: Fourth Monday of each month from 1 to 2 p.m.
All activities take place in the Resource Wing on the first floor of the Asplundh Cancer Pavilion.