Emanuel Cancer Center

Cancer Support Groups

(209) 664-5044
(209) 664-5027

Cancer patient, family member or caregiver.


Emmanuel Cancer Center's approach to cancer care is taking care of the emotional well-being of patients and their loved ones. They offer the following cancer support groups for patients and families:

  • Monkey Business: a support group for kids ages 5 to 17, who have a loved one with cancer. Meets twice monthly on Mondays from 4:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.
  • Thrive Cancer Support Group: open to all adult cancer patients and caregivers regardless of site and stage. Meets the first and third Tuesdays of the month from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Healing Images (Art Support Group): open to all adult impacted by cancer including caregivers and family. Meets monthly. Please call for more details
  • Men's Cancer Support Group: specifically for men impacted by cancer either as the patient or as a caregiver. Meets twice a month; please call for detail
  • Cancer Support Group for Spanish speakers: open to all adults impacted b cancer including caregivers and family. Meets twice monthly; please call for details.
  • Caregiver/Family Support Group: for those who support loved ones impacted by cancer. Meet monthly; please call for details.

For more information about all of their supportive services, please contact the Cancer Center's Social Worker at (209) 664-5044.

Please call first to verify meeting days and times prior to attending.
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880 East Tuolumne Road
Turlock, CA  95382
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