Support Group Listings

Support Groups provide a safe and supportive environment to share personal experiences. Groups are facilitated by health professionals and are offered on an ongoing, monthly, drop in basis. No registration required except for the online caregiver support group.

Bone Marrow Transplant Support Group


First and third Wednesday of the month
1 – 2 p.m.
BMT Conference Room 1410
The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

Open to individuals who have had a bone marrow transplant and their caregiver(s).

Brain Tumor Support Group


Third Monday of the month
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with brain cancer and their caregiver(s).

Breast Cancer Support Group


Third Tuesday of the month
11:30 – noon (Lunch)
Noon – 1 p.m. Group
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with breast cancer.

Caregiver Support Group – Online!


Second Tuesday of the month
6 – 7 p.m.

Connect with other caregivers face-to-face in a virtual setting. Participation in this group will require the use of a smart phone and access to Wi-Fi. Preregistration is required.

Gastrointestinal (GI) Cancer Support Group


Third Tuesday of the month
6 – 7 p.m.
Eighth Floor, Lobby
Martha Morehouse Medical Plaza

Open to individuals with gastrointestinal cancer (including colon, esophageal, pancreatic, stomach, intestinal, liver, gallbladder, and rectal/anal) and their caregiver(s).

Head and Neck Cancer Survivor Group


First Monday of the month   
3:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with cancer in the head and neck region (including the nasal cavity, sinuses, lips, mouth, salivary glands, throat or larynx) and their caregiver(s). New participants are requested to call 614-293-7042 prior to attending the first time and to learn more about the group.

Hematology Survivors Support Group


First and third Wednesday of the month
1:30 – 2:30 p.m.
Fifteenth Floor, Room B1502
The James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute

Open to James patients (inpatient or outpatient) with blood cancer and their caregiver(s).

ICU Family and Patient Support Group


First and third Tuesday of the month
4 – 5 p.m.
First Floor, Room 190 (near cafeteria)
Doan Hall

JamesCare East Cancer Support Group


First Wednesday of the month
Noon – 1 p.m.
Ground Floor, BistrOH Conference Room
University Hospital East

This group is open to individuals with any cancer diagnosis and their caregiver(s). To register, please call Kelly Callahan at 614-257-3778.

Lung Cancer Support Group


Fourth Wednesday of the month
6 – 7:30 p.m.
First Floor, Room 1069C
Martha Morehouse Pavilion

Open to individuals with lung cancer and their caregiver(s).

Melanoma Support Group


Third Wednesday of the month
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with melanoma and their caregiver(s).

Prostate Cancer Support Group, “Just the Guys”


Fourth Wednesday of the month
7 – 9 p.m.
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with prostate cancer.

“Just the Caregivers” – Support Group for partners of men with prostate cancer meets at the same time in BistrOH to Go located on the 1st floor.

Sarcoma Support Group


Last Tuesday of the month
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Second Floor, Room 2002
Stefanie Spielman Comprehensive Breast Center

Open to individuals with sarcoma and their caregiver(s).

Thyroid Cancer Support Group


Second Tuesday of the month
6 – 7 p.m.
Tenth Floor, Lobby
Martha Morehouse Tower

Open to individuals with thyroid cancer and their caregiver(s).

I’m a Young Cancer Survivor, Now What?


Third Wednesday of the month
7 – 8 p.m.
Panera Bread - Clintonville

Come enjoy a cup of coffee and connect with other young survivors (ages 18-39). The group will have the opportunity to address topics on adjusting to a “new normal” as a cancer survivor. Offered in collaboration with Nationwide Children’s Hospital.

Upcoming Events

Sarcoma Support Group

9/25/2018 6:00:00 PM - 9/25/2018 7:30:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Lung Cancer Support Group

9/26/2018 6:00:00 PM - 9/26/2018 7:30:00 PM

2050 Kenny Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43221

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Prostate Cancer Support Group

9/26/2018 7:00:00 PM - 9/26/2018 9:00:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Head and Neck Cancer Support Group

10/1/2018 3:30:00 PM - 10/1/2018 5:00:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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JamesCare East Cancer Support Group

10/3/2018 12:00:00 PM - 10/3/2018 1:00:00 PM

181 Taylor Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43203

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Bone Marrow Transplant Support Group

10/3/2018 1:00:00 PM - 10/3/2018 2:00:00 PM

460 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210

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Hematology Survivors Support Group

10/3/2018 1:30:00 PM - 10/3/2018 2:30:00 PM

460 W. 10th Ave.
Columbus, Ohio 43210

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Thyroid Cancer Support Group

10/9/2018 6:00:00 PM - 10/9/2018 7:00:00 PM

2050 Kenny Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43221

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Brain Tumor Support Group

10/15/2018 6:00:00 PM - 10/15/2018 7:30:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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Breast Cancer Support Group

10/16/2018 11:30:00 AM - 10/16/2018 1:00:00 PM

1145 Olentangy River Rd.
Columbus, Ohio 43212

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