Annual Cancer Survivor Day:
Held in June, this celebration day is for cancer patients and their families. Call the York Cancer Center at (717) 741-8100 for more information.
Annual Memorial Service:
A service held every January for families and friends of cancer patients who passed away during the previous year. Call the York Cancer Center at (717) 741-8100 for more information.
Cancer Prayer Support Group:
Support group with emotional and spiritual emphasis for cancer patients and their families. Meets the first and third Tuesday every month at Christ's American Baptist Church, Spring Grove and at Dr. Marc Hirsch's office, 777 Cherry Tree Ct., Hanover. Contact Karen Weinholt at (717) 633-1744 before attending your first meeting.
Hanover Area Breast Cancer Support Group:
Support group for breast cancer patients that meets third Monday of each month. Please contact Diana Klunk at (717) 633-1111 for more information.
Hearts Can Heal:
An eight-session class for grieving children held at Olivia's House as needed. For more information, please call Olivia's House at (717) 699-1133.
HOPE Support Group (Help for Oncology Problems & Emotional Support):
Support and educational group organized for southern York County. The focus of each support meeting will be on cancer education and the emotional needs of patients and their families. The group meets the second Wednesday of every month. For more information, call the HOPE office at (717) 227-2824.
Kids Under Construction:
Support group for children who have loved ones with cancer. Call the York Cancer Center at (717) 741-8100 or Barbara Titanish at (717) 227-2824 for more information.
Leukemia & Lymphoma Support:
Family support group program for patients and families who would like to meet others coping with leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma or Hodgkin's Disease. For more information about is group program, please contact The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of America at (717) 652-6520 (Hershey).
Look Good, Feel Better:
Sessions with area cosmetologists for assistance with make up and hair styling. For dates, call the American Cancer Society office at (800) 227-2345.
Oral, Head and Neck Cancer Support Network:
Support and educational group for oral, head & neck, and laryngectomy cancer patients. Meets the second Wednesday of every month at 5 p.m. at the York Cancer Center. Companions are welcome to attend. Call (717) 741-8100 for more information.
Pathways Center for Grief and Loss:
Grief counseling is available for anyone coping with a serious illness or loss of a loved one. Individual or family sessions, as well as a wide variety of support services and educational workshops, are available. The Pathways Center is a free community resource providing support to children, teens and adults. For more information, please call (800) 924-7610, or visit www.pathwaysthroughgrief.com.
P.I.N.K. Partners (Power. Information. Networking. Knowledge.)
This group provides those diagnosed with breast cancer the opportunity to meet with women who have been through and are surviving breast cancer. We meet the first Thursday of every month, except July, at the Elmwood Mansion. Please see our web site www.pinkpartnersyork.org, or call (717) 741-5211 for more information.
White Rose Bereavement:
A support group for family members who have lost a loved one. The group meets the third Thursday of each month from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Memorial Hospital's Home Health Services Building, 1412 6th Ave., York (entrance in rear - Graham Building). Call (717) 849-5642 for more information.
Young Survival Coalition Face-2-Face Networking Group:
This group is for women 45 years and younger who have been affected by breast cancer. Peer support and education is offered in an informal setting. The group meets the first Tuesday of the month from 6:45 to 8 p.m. at the Jewish Community Center, 2000 Hollywood Dr, York. Call (717) 741-8100 for more information.