Cancer Support Services offered by Gwinnett Medical Center and Community Partners


ATLANTA LEGAL AID

1 - 3 pm, 2nd and 4th Thursday of each month

Free legal aid services to low income persons living with cancer who have civil legal problems who meet the guidelines and priorities. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

WOMEN'S SUPPORT GROUP

6:30 - 7:30 pm, Monthly, 2nd Tuesday

Learn helpful ways to cope and get the emotional support you need from other cancer survivors. You may register by calling 678-312-3100.

ADVANCED CARE PLANNING SEMINAR

Offered quarterly

If you need to learn more about Advance Care Planning and Advanced Directives, this class will be helpful to you. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP

12:20 - 1:30 pm, Monthly, 2nd Tuesday, Cannon United Methodist Church, Snellville

To help families and loved one understand their feelings and the impact cancer has had on their daily lives. Provides tools and encouragement to be the best caregiver possible. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

NUTRITION AND CANCER

6:30 - 7:30 pm, Monthly, 3rd Tuesday

A class for patients receiving cancer treatment by offering general nutrition information about what to eat while undergoing treatment. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER

6:30 - 8:30 pm, Monthly, 4th Monday

Free, hands-on, group workshop dedicated to helping female cancer patients cope with and combat appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatments. Register by calling 678-312-9600.

TWISTED SISTERS YOGA

6 - 7 pm, Mondays

Weekly yoga class for patients in treatment or recovering from breast cancer; family and caregivers are welcome. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

CANCER SURVIVOR CLASS

Offered quarterly

Free, two and a half hour, 2-week workshop designed to help cancer survivors make the transition from active treatment to post treatment care. Must be 21 or older; any cancer diagnosis. Register by calling 678-312-3100.

FRESHSTART SMOKING CESSATION

Call 678-312-5000 to register, offered quarterly

Four-class program created by the American Cancer Society to help you stop smoking.

APPEARANCE SERVICES

9 am - 3 pm, Monday through Wednesday

Private consultations designed to help patients look and feel their best during treatment offering buzz cuts or wig cut and style. Register by calling 678-312-3100.

CLINIC-BASED PALLIATIVE CARE

Tuesdays, 8 am -12 pm, Thursdays, 12 - 4 pm

Palliative care comprehensive treatment to manage discomfort symptoms, and the stress of a serious illness. Call 678-312-3100 to register.

GRUPO DE APOYO EN LA LUCHA CONTRA EL CANCER PARA MUJERES DE HABLA HISPANA

Primer sabado de cada mes, 10 am - 12 pm

Un lugar donde recibir esperanza, sanidad y apoyo por parte de otras companeras sobrevivientes de cancer. Llame al 678-312-3100 para registrarse.