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Local Resources

*Some groups do not meet over the summer or due to holidays. Please contact the group before attending to confirm or receive more information.

General support

  • Coping with Cancer
    • St. Joseph's Hospital-Coping with Cancer
      • Support group for patients, family and caregivers
      • Meets the first Wednesday of each month from 3-4:30PM
      • Please call 303-318-3449
    • Good Samaritan Cancer Center
      • Support group for patients and caregivers
      • Meets the first Thursday of each month from 12-1:30PM
      • Please call 303-673-1620 to register
    • Men's Cancer Group
      • Colorado Blood Cancer Institute
      • Meets the second Tuesday of each month from 11-12:15pm
      • Please call 720-754-4856 to register
    • Lutheran Hospital
      • Support group for patients and families
      • Meets the second Thursday of every month from 6-7:30PM
      • Please call 303-403-3608 to register
    • Lymphedema Class
      • For those newly diagnosed with this condition and their families
      • Meets every other month from 6-7pm
      • Lutheran Hospital
      • Please call 303-403-3608 to register

Caregivers

  • Circle of support
    • Lutheran Hospital
    • A support group for those caring for a person who is chronically or seriously ill
    • Meets the first Tuesday of each month from 5:30 – 7 p.m.
    • Please call 303-425-8000 at Collier Hospice Center
  • Cancer Caregiver Support Group
    • Kaiser Permanente Franklin Building
    • Meets the Third Wednesday of every month
    • Please call 303-764-5047 to register
  • Care 2 B Well!
    • Anschutz Outpatient Pavillon 
    • Meets the second and fourth Thursday of each month from 4-5pm
    • Registration not required
    • For more information call 720-848-0316
  • Caregiver Support Group
    • Sky Ridge Medical Center
    • A support group for men whose partner is a breast cancer survivor
    • Meets the last Thursday of each month, from 6-7 pm
    • Please call 720-225-2273 for more details

Cancer Specific

  • Brain Tumor support group
    • For patients and caregivers
    • Anschutz Cancer Pavilion
    • Meets the first Wednesday of each month from 4-6pm
    • Registration not required
    • For more information call 720-848-0316
  • Breast Cancer groups
    • Ongoing STaRS Breast Cancer
      • Support group 2+ years after diagnosis
      • Lutheran Hospital
      • Meets the first Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30PM
      • Register at 303-403-3608
    • Newly STaRS Breast Cancer
      • Support group for first 2 years of diagnosis
      • Lutheran Hospital
    • Parker Adventist Hospital
      • Meets the third Thursday of every Month
      • Please call 303-269-4155 to register
      • Also meets the third Tuesday of each month from 6-7:30PM
      • Register at 303-403-3608
    • Breast Cancer Support Group
      • University of Colorado Cancer Center
      • Anschutz Cancer Pavilion
      • Meets the first Thursday of each month from 5:30-6:30 pm
      • Registration not required
      • For more information call 720-848-0316
    • Breast Cancer Support Group
      • University of Colorado Cancer Center
      • Lone Tree
      • Meets the third Wednesday of each month from 1-2pm
      • Registration not required
      • For more information call 720-848-0316
    • Breast Cancer Support Group
      • Sky Ridge Medical Center
      • Breast cancer survivors and newly diagnosed patients
      • Meets the third Tuesday of each month from 5-630pm
      • For more information call 720-225-2273 
  • Leukemia Lymphoma Society Family Support Group
    • For patients and families living with blood cancers
    • Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital
    • Meets the first Wednesday of each month from 6-7:30PM
    • Please call 303-253-1582 to register
  • Ovarian
    • Nicki's Circle
      • 6 Different locations, varied days and times
      • Register online
      • Can also call 720-519-3122
  • Prostate Cancer
    • University of Colorado Hospital
      • Meets the second Tuesday of most months from 6-7:30PM
      • Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion
      • Please call 720-848-0316 to register
      • Support group breaks for the summer and does not run June, July, or August
    • The Urology Center of Colorado
      • Meets the third Thursday of each month
      • Please call 303-762-7666 to register
  • Lung Cancer
    • National Jewish Health
      • Meets the third Thursday of every month from 2-3PM
      • Please call 303-270-2392 to register
  • Bladder Cancer
    • The Urology Center of Colorado
      • Meets the fourth Tuesday of each month
      • Please call 303-762-7666 to register
  • Head and Neck Cancer
    • Porter Hospital
      • Meets the fourth Tuesday of every month from 630-8pm
      • Please call 303-765-3888 to register
  • Thyroid Cancer 
    • University of Colorado Cancer Center
      • Anschutz inpatient pavilion 
      • Meets the third Monday each month from 7-830pm
      • Registration is not required
      • For more information call 720-848-0316
  • Bone Marrow Transplant
    • University of Colorado Cancer Center
      • Meets the third Tuesday each month at 530pm
      • Registration is not required
      • For more information call 720-848-6755

Survivorship

  • Cancer Survivorship 101
    • For those who complete active treatment for cancer
    • Kaiser Permanente Franklin Building
    • Meets the fourth Thursday of every month 6-7:30PM
    • Please call 303-764-5047 to register
  • Live By Living
    • Connects cancer survivors and caregivers with nature and one another through walks in the park, day hikes, snowshoeing, and weekend retreats. 
    • All activities are free
    • To register
      • http://livebyliving.org/contact/
    • For more information
      • 303-808-2339
  • Transitions: Life after Cancer Treatment
    • For patients who have completed treatment and are facing the future as a cancer survivor
    • St. Joseph Hospital Cancer Center
    • Meets the first Tuesday of every month 3-4:30pm
    • For more information
      • 303-318-3449

Support For kids

  • Kids Alive
    • Monthly support and education group for children who have a parent with cancer
    • Porter Hospital
    • Please call 303-765-3811 to register

Support For finances

  • Ray of Hope Foundation
    • Assists cancer patients in Colorado
    • http://rayofhopecolorado.org 

Advance Care Planning

  • University of Colorado Cancer Center
    • Anschutz Outpatient Pavillon 
    • Meets the fourth Friday of each month from 1-2pm
    • Registration not required
    • For more information 720-848-0316