Support Groups at Virginia Mason
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group (SPOHNC Chapter Meetings)
The Seattle Chapter of Support for People with Oral and Head and Neck Cancer (SPOHNC) meets at Swedish Medical Center in Seattle on the third Thursday of the month, 6 to 7:30 p.m. This group offers support and information for patients, survivors, and their friends and families. There is no charge to attend these meetings. For more information, call (206) 341-1720.
Look Good … Feel Better
This is a unique program sponsored by the American Cancer Society designed specifically for women going through the effects of cancer treatment. It focuses on the special needs of women with cancer, including skin and hair care, cosmetics, wigs and head wraps, dealing with nutrition and hair loss. The sessions are free. A class is help regularly at Virginia Mason. Contact the American Cancer Society at (800) 227-2345 to find a meeting near you and confirm your attendance.
Prostate Cancer Networking Group
Gilda's Club Seattle offers many events on an on-going basis, including a Prostate Cancer Networking Group held in collaboration with Virginia Mason. Please view the Gilda's Club Seattle for more information about this and other events at Gilda's Club.