Cleveland Clinic Weston Hospital

Cleveland Clinic Weston Hospital

4th Angel Mentoring Program
Receive complimentary, one-on-one phone or email support from patient or caregiver mentors who have made the same journey you are about to begin. 866.520.3197, 4thangel.org | 4thangel@ccf.org.

American Cancer Society
Transportation and lodging assistance. Call 800.227.2345.

Art Therapy
Individual, family and group-oriented sessions geared to engage in active, therapeutic art making, the creative process, and respective reflection, insight-oriented discussion in/through all stages of treatment. No art background necessary. All materials provided and complimentary to service. 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1.

Beauty/Body Image Services
An oncology esthetician can help to calm and hydrate the skin from side effects of chemotherapy and radiation, as well as assist with personal image recovery. Available every Tuesday and Wednesday. Call 954.659.5840 option 2, then option 1.

Beauty in the Face of Cancer
A program designed for cancer patients recently diagnosed or currently going through chemotherapy and/or radiation who are facing challenges with their skin and image. Learn about ingredients, skin care routine, eyebrow and eyelash recreation and the do’s and don'ts before, during and after treatment. Every 3rd Wednesday from 5:00 p.m. – 7 p.m. 954.487.2918 for reservations.

Massage Therapy
Complimentary one hour light massage that gently manipulates the soft tissues to release muscle tension and pain, ease anxiety, increase circulation, and help improve body function. Available Mondays, Thursdays and Fridays. 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1.

Music Therapy Services
Explore the creative, expressive ways music can aid patients and family members during treatment through listening, reflecting, singing or playing. No musical background required. 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1.

Nutrition Services
Individual and group sessions available for patients and families to discuss nutrition needs before, during, and after treatment. 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1.

Patient Navigation Services
Patient nurse navigators provide assistance in understanding the next steps to take after your visit with the doctor, work as a liaison to connect you with various resources in Cleveland Clinic and provide you with emotional support. For more information please call: 954.487.2309.

Patient Resource Center
The Braathen Center Patient Resource Area provides brochures, a lending library, Internet access, and information on support groups, patient-related events, transportation and lodging.

Psychological Services
Individual and family therapy for patients and caregivers. Therapy will focus on developing techniques and strategies to help manage and cope with substantial stress, mood difficulties, and cancer-related threats to health. This counseling service is provided through insurance coverage. Possible co-payment. Call 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1, to find out more and schedule an appointment.

Social Work Services
Assistance with resources including financial and emotional/social support. 954.659.5840 option 2, then option 1.

Wig Boutique
The wig boutique carries complimentary wigs, hats and other accessories for our patients actively undergoing treatment. Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. You can ask your nurse or social worker for more information 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1.

Support Group Details
Next Steps – New Patient Orientation
Spanish Version available upon request
Date: Mondays and Wednesdays
Time: 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Location: Virtual Microsoft Teams Meeting and in person, Egil Pauline Braathen Center, Art Therapy Room
Contact Information: Pre-register by emailing specind@ccf.org
Beauty in the Face of Cancer Program Date: Every 3rd Wednesday
Time: 5 p.m. - 7 p.m.
Location: Virtual Microsoft Teams Meeting
Contact Information: Pre-register by calling 954.487.2918
LLS Blood Cancer Support Group

Date: Every 3rd Tuesday
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
Contact Information: Pre-register online by calling the LLS at 954.744.5310
What is Music Therapy? Date: Every 2nd Friday
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Virtual Informative Session
Contact Information: Pre-register by emailing Angela Burdine at burdina@ccf.org 
Music Therapy Support Group Dates: Every 4th Monday
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
Location: Virtual Zoom Meeting
Contact Information: Pre-register by emailing poloskc@ccf.org
Art Therapy Open Studio Date: Every Tuesday
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon
Location: Egil and Pauline Braathen Center, Art Therapy Room
Contact Information: Rachel Upton-Rice at 954.659.5840, option 2, then option 1. 
Breast Cancer Book Club Dates: Meets every other month 
Contact Information: Email bejunev@ccf.org for reservations
“Surviving and Thriving” Support Group Dates: Every 2nd and 4th Thursday
Time: Noon – 1 p.m.
Location: Virtual
Contact Information: Pre-register by email bejunev@ccf.org 
Nutrition Support Group Dates: Meets the last Monday of the month
Time: 4 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: Jagelman Room 2
Contact Information: Contact Lillian Craggs at 954.659.5824
Cleveland Clinic Martin Health

Cleveland Clinic Martin Health

Support Group Details
General Cancer Support Group (Co-ed) Every Wednesday 2 - 3 p.m.
Caregiver Support Group 1st Wednesday 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Breast Cancer Support Group 2nd Thursday 2 - 3 p.m.
Metastatic Cancer Support Group 3rd Wednesday 3:15 - 4:15 pm.
Hand in Hand Young Women’s Cancer Support Group (Women under age 50) 4th Thursday 12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Prostate Cancer Support Group: 1st Thursday of each month 6:30 - 8 p.m.
Molly’s House, 430 SE Osceola St., Stuart.

If you are interested in one of the above support groups, please call Diane, oncology social worker, at 772.223.5945 extension 13770 or email Diane at BenfieD@ccf.org.

Support Group Details
Virtual Yoga for Oncology Patients Please call Nancy Aldrich at 772.223.5945 Ext 12777 or email her at AldricN@ccf.org for more details.
Held Fridays from 10 - 11 a.m.
Prostate Support Group (Spouses welcome) Please contact Dave Shore at 772.708.6696 or email him at bd-shore@comcast.net for meeting details.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Support Group Please visit LLS.org for more details.
Art Classes Online Please contact Marlena Graham if interested at 772.223.5945, ext. 13701.
Leukemia and Lymphoma Support Group: Please visit LLS.org for more details.
Smoking Cessation Please contact Everglades Area Health Education Center for more information.
Sugar Busters In-Person and Virtual Support Group
Diabetes Support Group
For people with diabetes, their caregivers and families.
FREE MEETINGS 2nd Tuesday of each month
In-Person: 2 - 3 p.m.
Virtual: 4 - 5 p.m.
Join us in-person at Kane Center 900 SE Salerno Rd. Stuart, FL 34997
or virtual by using your computer, tablet or phone.
Call 772.223.5945 ext. 14889 for details and registration.
Virtual Stroke Support Groups Every Third Tuesday of the month via Zoom at 10 a.m.
For details please email Kristin Winter CCC/SLP, Speech/Language Patholoigst at winterk4@ccf.org.
Breastfeeding Support Group Tradition HealthPark One
10050 SW Innovation Way | Port St. Lucie. FL
2nd Floor, Conference Room
For questions contact: Harmonie Wampler 772.345.8188 or email harmonie.wampler@martinhealth.org.
Cleveland Clinic Indian River

Cleveland Clinic Indian River

Ostomy Support Group Meeting
Second Thursday of every month, 4-5 p.m.
Indian River Medical Center - Private Dining Room

Informal meeting for individuals who have, have had, will have, or know someone with any type of stoma from bowel or bladder re-sectioning. Spouses, partners, caregivers, family and friends are all welcome!

There is no charge to attend the meeting, but yearly dues are $5. If you have any questions, please call Cher Hawkes, RN, at 772.567.4311, ext. 4032.