Cancer Support Groups

Talking with others who've been through cancer can make a huge difference in your quality of life.

For more information please call (559) 451-3633.

An educational support group to help men and their families cope with prostate cancer. This monthly program includes guest speakers, information on cancer and self-care, research updates and general men's health information. The support group separates after the first hour to allow time for man-to-man discussion. This also allows time for family members to discuss their concerns separately with a registered nurse.
 
When:
2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Where:
Community Cancer Institute
​1st floor conference room
785 North Medical Center Drive West
Clovis, CA 93611

The Look Good/Feel Better program is a free, nationwide support group, sponsored by the American Cancer Society. The group helps cancer patients improve their appearance and self-image by teaching them hands on beauty techniques to manage the appearance side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatments.

Wigs and make-up kits are provided for free. A licensed esthetician facilitates the group and provides one-on-one attention to your needs.

Register at www.lookgoodfeelbetter.org or call (559) 451-0163 to ensure color match on kit.

Where:

California Cancer Center
2nd Floor Conference Room
7257 N. Fresno Street
Fresno, CA 93720

Free educational classes for cancer patients and caregivers regarding nutritional wellness during survivorship including weight loss and management.

There are two monthly classes one held at Community Cancer Institute and one at the Radin Breast Care Center at Clovis Community Medical Center. The class covers topics like healthy weight loss through a balanced diet, exercise and behavior modification.

To register, please call (559) 451-3664.

Where:
Community Cancer Institute
785 North Medical Center Drive West
Clovis, CA 93611

An educational support group for patients with brain tumors and their caregivers. Guest speakers discuss current brain tumor treatment and research updates. The group is facilitated by a registered nurse.
 
When:
1st Thursday of each month from 5-6:30 p.m.
*No group in November.

Where:

Community Cancer Institute
1st floor conference room
785 North Medical Center Drive West
Clovis, CA 93611

An education and support group to help individuals with head and neck cancer, survivors, and their families cope with cancer-related issues. This monthly program is topic-based with featured speakers on cancer and self-care information followed by an open forum format.
 
When:
4th Thursday of each month from 5-6:30 p.m.

Where:
Community Cancer Institute
1st floor conference room
785 North Medical Center Drive West
Clovis, CA 93611