Social work and support groups at Cleveland Clinic.

Bone Marrow Transplant Groups and Post-Transplant Preparation Group

The post-transplant preparation group is an educational group to help current inpatients and their caregivers prepare for care and treatment after a bone marrow transplant. This group meets monthly in the G110 lounge.

  • Contact: Jane Dabney, LISW-S, OSW-C, 216.445.2483

Brain Tumor Family Support Group

For patients, families and friends to share resources on coping with brain tumors. Meets the fourth Wednesday of each month from 5-7 p.m. in the Gross Family Art Therapy Suite, on the first floor of Taussig Cancer Center.

  • Contact: Kathy Lupica, RN, MSN, CNP, 216.445.6910

Breast Cancer Support Group

For patients at any stage of breast cancer.

Locations

Taussig Cancer Center
Gross Family Art Therapy Suite on the first floor
Dates: Third Monday of the month
Hours: 10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

  • Contact: Rene Barrat-Gordon, LISW-S, 216.444.2260

Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, Sandusky
417 Quarry Lakes Drive in the Sycamore Meeting Room
Dates: Fourth Monday of the month
Hours: 4 p.m. - 5 p.m.

  • Contact: Lori Scott, LISW, 419.626.9090 or 877.544.6222

Caring for Caregivers Support Group

The group meets the third Monday of each month from 11 a.m. - Noon at the Mansfield Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, 1125 Aspira Court in the Lower Level Conference Room.

  • Contact: Sarah Close, LSW, MSW, 419.756.2122

Leukemia and Lymphoma Society Monthly Support Group

For adult patients with leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, or Hodgkin’s disease and their family and friends.

Living with Cancer and Caregivers Care

For cancer caregivers and (any) cancer patients. Individuals that have been touched by cancer of any type. Light refreshments will be provided; please RSVP.

Location: Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center - Sandusky
417 Quarry Lakes Drive in the Sycamore Meeting Room
Date: First Monday of the month
Time: 11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

  • Contact: Lori Scott, LISW, 419.626.9090 or 877.544.6222

Look Good, Feel Better

This program is designed for those with cancer who are undergoing chemotherapy and/or radiation therapy treatments. This group focuses on the use of skin care and makeup products before, during, and after cancer treatment. This program is sponsored by The American Cancer Society and Cleveland Clinic Taussig Cancer Institute. All participating clients will receive a complimentary gift bag of skin care and cosmetic products. The group meets every month, and registration is required.

  • To register: please contact American Cancer Society at 888.227.6446

Men with Cancer Support Group

Location: Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center - Mansfield
1125 Aspira Court in the Lower Level Conference Room
Date: First Monday of the month
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon

  • Contact: Sarah Close, LSW, MSW, 419.756.2122

Prostate Cancer Support Group

Offering information and support for men facing prostate cancer. Family members are welcome to all meetings.

Locations

The Gathering Place East
 23300 Commerce Park Drive, Beachwood, OH 44122

  • Contact: Mary Fisher Bornstein, CISW-S, 216.595.9546

Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center, Sandusky
417 Quarry Lakes Drive in the Sycamore Meeting Room
Date: Fourth Monday of the month
Hours: 2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

  • Contact: Lori Scott, LISW, 419.626.9090 or 877.544.6222

Women with Cancer Support Group

Location: Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center - Mansfield
1125 Aspira Court in the Lower Level Conference Room
Date: Second Month of the month
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon

  • Contact: Sarah Close, LSW, MSW, 419.756.2122

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