Young Adults

The Gathering Place helps support Young Adults whose lives have been interrupted by cancer. The Gathering Place offers a safe place to socialize and learn from other Young Adults with similar concerns who are at similar places in their lives. Participants gain the emotional support required to navigate an extraordinarily overwhelming experience.

Support Groups

For young adults in their 20s, 30s and 40s surviving cancer. Programs provide an opportunity for social networking and creative outlets to assist with coping. Facilitators: Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW

Cancer Specific Support Groups

Support group for young women in their 20s, 30s, and 40s with breast cancer. Meets the first Tuesday of every month, 6:30-8:00pm. Facilitator: Susan Marinac, MSSA, LISW-S

Young Adults

Virtual drop-in group for young adults. Bring your lunch and join us for a time to check in with either other wherever you are! Facilitator: Whitney Hadley, MA, MSW, LSW

Cancer interrupts your life. You may feel overwhelmed with information while learning how to navigate the healthcare system.

The Gathering Place provides a confidential, judgement-free zone. Whether you are 18, 27 or 39, our judgement-free zone will help reduce stress through the following programs provided free of charge:

What People Are Saying

"Young Adult programs at The Gathering Place are easily accessible, relevant for patients at various stages of treatment and a fun way to connecting with other young adults."
- Cristina D.

Ready to Connect with Us?

Get started by reaching out to Sydney Beeman today at: or 216-455-1520