TUESDAY TIPS - Utah Breast Cancer Support Groups and Helpful Websites
Posted Apr 10 2012 11:56am
In addition to our group - Lifting Hearts - there are several other support groups in the state of Utah. The following is a list of a few of the additional groups... Intermountain Medical Center Jon and Karen Huntsman Cancer Center 5131 South Cottonwood Street, MurrayThis support group is for women with breast cancer. It is led by a licensed social worker to help members explore their feelings, discuss their experiences, and gain support from others. Held every other Monday from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. Call 801-507-3845 to register. This is FREE.Young Survivor SistersYoung Survivor Sisters is a free, non-denominational breast cancer support group for women living in Utah who are in their 20's, 30's and 40's.
Reach to Recovery
One-on-one assistance and support to women who have or have had breast cancer. Hospital or home visits by a trained volunteer before and/or after surgery to assist in functional, emotional, and social rehabilitation. Reach to Recovery visits can be held in the hospital, home, over the phone, or in any other convenient place. Please call ahead to schedule an appointment with a volunteer. American Cancer Society, 801-483-1500 or for the 24hr number: 800-ACS-2345; www.cancer.org.
Image RebornImage Reborn's Living Beyond Breast Cancer retreat program is designed and facilitated by a highly professional staff with backgrounds and experience in addressing the special concerns of women with breast cancer. The retreats run weekend programs, and are conducted in the beautiful, peaceful mountain setting of Park City, Utah. Approximately ten guests can be accommodated at one time. http://www.imagerebornfoundation.org/program.phpHappy Chemo!
Cancer support in the form of discounts, freebies and resources to provide hope, help and happiness to those facing cancer. http://happychemo.com
Women's Cancer Support GroupUtah Valley Regional Medical Center - Cancer support group for any woman who is a cancer patient or cancer survivor. Radiation Oncology Center Lobby, 1034 North 500 West, ProvoFee: No cost Contact: For more information, please call (801) 357-7575.