Cancer Specific Programs

Our cancer specific programs include drop-in groups where those facing cancer can gain information, gather for support, and share their concerns. Family members are welcome.

We offer a group for those with blood cancers as well as a group for those with gynecological cancers.

We encourage you to also explore some of our other programs like exercise which helps to address some of the physical side effects from treatment, our hands-on cooking classes, our gentle movement classes which include tai chi, yoga and qigong or art therapy which provides an opportunity to find ways to use creative expression to cope with the cancer journey.

BLOOD CANCERS: Family members welcome

Managing Cancer Related Fatigue 

Presenter: Stevi Gutin, RN.

TGP East: Monday, May 21, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

BRAIN CANCER Symposium for those with primary brain cancer & family members

Learn about the latest advances in diagnosis, treatment, symptom management and nutrition. In collaboration with University Hospitals and The Cleveland Clnic. Continental breakfast and lunch provided. Presenters: Glen Stevens, DO, PhD, FAAN, Lisa Rogers, DO & Sarah Rolfe, RDN, CSO, LD.

TGP East: Saturday, April 14, 9:00am-1:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


BREAST CANCER

Breast Cancer Connection

Telephone support for those with breast cancer. Call 440.442.4433

Group for Young Women (20s, 30s, & 40s) with Breast Cancer

TGP West: Tuesdays, April 3, May 1, June 5, 6:30-8:00pm 

Group for Those with Metastatic Breast Cancer

TGP East: Wednesdays, April 11, May 9, June 13, 11:00am-12:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Breast Cancer Symposium: Body, Mind and Spirit

A supportive and interactive workshop for those with breast cancer.

TGP West: Saturday, April 28, 9:00am-12:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Breast Cancer Retreat: For those diagnosed in the past two years

Experience gentle movement, journaling, energy work and group support. Lunch provided. Outdoor activities weather permitting.

TGP East: Saturday, June 9, 10:00am-4:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


GYNECOLOGICAL CANCERS

Group for Those with Gynecological Cancers

TGP East: Wednesdays, April 18, May 16, June 20, 6:00-7:30pm 

Updates in Gynecological Cancer Research

Presenter: Analisa DiFeo, PhD

TGP West: Tuesday, May 8, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


PROSTATE CANCER

Prostate Cancer Information Session

Men (only) diagnosed within the last 6 months.

TGP East: Thursdays, April 12, May 10, June 14, 5:30-6:15pm

TGP West: Tuesdays, April 17, May 15, June 19, 5:30-6:15pm

Prostate Partners-Family members are welcome.

Do it Yourself Web Based Research

TGP East: Thursday, April 12, 6:30-8:00pm Presenter: Gwen Paull, LISW-S, OSW-c

TGP West: Tuesday, April 17, 6:30-8:00pm Presenter: Gwen Paull, LISW-S, OSW-C

Erectile Dysfunction and Incontinence

TGP East: Thursday, May 10, 6:30-8:00pm Presenter: Hadley Wood, MD

TGP West: Tuesday, May 15, 6:30-8:00pm

Healthy Grilling

Presenter: Beth Bennett, PT, MA, MS, RDN, LD

TGP East: Thursday, June 14, 6:30-8:00pm

TGP West: Tuesday, June 19, 6:30-8:00pm


A Few Friendly Reminders

For questions about all of our cancer specific programs contact Ellen Heyman or Betsy Kohn.

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