Cancer Support Groups
Coping with cancer at the hospitals of Methodist Health System
Whether you’re coping with cancer treatment, cancer recovery, or loss related to cancer, support from others can make it easier. Our cancer support groups provide a setting where cancer patients, friends, and family members can discuss their feelings about the disease.
Please call to verify date, time, and topic.
Breast Cancer Support Group – Dallas
Bradie James Breast Cancer Resource Center, Methodist Dallas
Open to all breast cancer patients and survivors
Pancreatic Cancer and Surgery Support Group
Meets at Methodist Dallas the second Tuesday of each month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Patients and caregivers gather monthly to support each other and learn valuable information from guest speakers on a variety of health topics.
Call for location: 214-933-6601
Look Good, Feel Better – Helping Women with Cancer
Look Good, Feel Better is an American Cancer Society program that teaches female cancer patients beauty tips to look better and feel good about themselves during chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Receive beauty techniques, support, courage, and community to help you face the challenge of a lifetime.
Look Good, Feel Better – Methodist Dallas
Location: Bradie James Breast Cancer Resource Center at Methodist Dallas, in Women's Imaging
Contact: Jenn Paxton, LCSW, OSW-C, Methodist Dallas Patient Navigator/Clinical Oncology Social Worker
Look Good, Feel Better – Methodist Charlton
In partnership with the American Cancer Society, women undergoing treatment for cancer can participate in for Look Good, Feel Better, every six weeks.
Location: Nurse navigator's office at Methodist Charlton Medical Center, on the first floor down the hall from Women's Imaging.
Contact: Vicki Hallum, RN, CBCN, Methodist Charlton Oncology Nurse Navigator, 214-947-5479 for details
Look Good, Feel Better – Methodist Richardson
Meets several times a year in our Cancer Center Conference Room. Call 469-204-6100 for dates and details.
Breast Cancer Education and Social Group
Meets at Methodist Richardson Cancer Center the first Tuesday of the month from 6 to 7:15 p.m., with speakers and times of reflection and sharing. It is open to all breast cancer patients and survivors. Call 469-204-6115 with questions.
Diálogo: Cancer Support Group for Spanish Speakers
Weiss Auditorium, Methodist Dallas
Contact: Eva Hernandez, 214-947-2924
Inpatient Cancer Support Group
Hitt Family Room on 7BT, Methodist Dallas
Day contact: Nancy A.. RN, 214-947-7099
Evening contact: Theresa H., RN, 214-947-7099
Texas Oncology Methodist Cancer Centers Support Group
Community Room, 2nd Floor, Texas Oncology – Methodist Charlton Cancer Center
3555 West Wheatland Road
Contact: Vanessa Forest, 972-780-3444 (RSVP required)
Six-week long sessions conducted two to three times a year
Contact: Methodist Generations, 214-947-4628