JamesCare for Life recognizes the important role of caregivers by offering resources including an online support group, videos and special programming.

Caregiver Resources

  • Monthly Online Caregiver Support Group, held the second Tuesday of every month. Register here.

  • National Family Caregivers Month in November. JCFL offers special programming all month long.

  • The OSUCCC – James provides free grief support services to families and friends after the death of a loved one.

Available on video at: go.osu.edu/JCFLvideos
Caregiving 101
Caregivers in Multiple Roles
Caregivers Need Care Too: Tips for Managing Stress
Meal Planning
Organization Tips for Caregivers
Simple Strategies to Aid Your Loved One with Daily Challenges


JamesCare Support Groups

JamesCare Support Groups provide a safe and supportive environment to share personal experiences and benefit from connecting with others who have similar health concerns. Groups are open to cancer survivors and their caregivers and are available before, during and after treatment.

These drop-in groups are facilitated by licensed healthcare professionals from the OSUCCC – James and Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center. Some groups may include occasional guest speakers and presentations. 

View a complete guide to our support groups with dates, times and locations.

You may call JamesCare for Life at 614-293-6428 for more information and to confirm meeting dates and locations prior to attending.


November is National Family Caregivers Month!

National Family Caregivers

November is designated as National Family Caregivers Month. JamesCare for Life recognizes the important role of caregivers by presenting special programming during November. Programs are offered free of charge and open to family caregivers of cancer survivors.




Upcoming Events

Prostate Cancer Support Group

1/23/2019 7:00:00 PM - 1/23/2019 9:00:00 PM

Tai Chi – Beginners

1/28/2019 6:00:00 PM - 3/18/2019 7:30:00 PM

Gentle Yoga - Wednesdays

2/6/2019 6:30:00 PM - 2/6/2019 7:30:00 PM

Ohio State's Update From the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium

2/9/2019 7:00:00 AM - 2/9/2019 4:30:00 PM

Meal Planning Workshop

2/11/2019 5:00:00 PM - 2/11/2019 8:00:00 PM

Monthly Music Workshop - Tools for Healthy Sleep Habits

2/11/2019 6:30:00 PM - 2/11/2019 8:00:00 PM

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Nominate Your Champion

Each year at the Step Up for Stefanie’s Champions Walk/Run event, outstanding caregivers are recognized for the care they have given to a cancer survivor. If you are a survivor, or the parent or guardian of a survivor younger than 18, you can nominate your Champion for the award.

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