Support Groups

Cancer Support Group 

A support group for patients dealing with cancer, their families, and friends. Come with questions and learn information to help you before, during, and after treatment. 

1st and 3rd Monday of each month
5 - 6:30 pm 

Cowell Family Cancer Center
First Floor - Biederman Radiation Oncology Suite 
217 S. Madison St.
Traverse City, MI

No pre-registration required. 

Facilitator

  • Deborah Strand, LMSW, OSW-C, Oncology Social Worker, Munson Medical Center

Gilda's Club - Cancer Support for Patients & Caregivers 

3rd Monday of each month
3 - 4:30 pm 

Susan P. Wheatlake Regional Cancer Center 
499 220th Ave.
Reed City, MI

Contact Marissa at 231-832-8486.


Harps for Hope Music Therapy Support Group 

Do you love music and want support through your treatment? Why not try our “Harps for Hope” group? We use the gift of music, poetry, writing, and one another’s presence to create a safe space for expression. Watch for meeting times. 

For more information, call Amy Colombo, MA, LPC, at 231-935-5070.


Northport Area Cancer Support Group 

For individuals with cancer. 

1st Monday of each month
5:15 - 6:45 pm 

Trinity Church 
103 N. Warren St.
Northport, MI

No pre-registration required 

Facilitators:

  • Joanne, RN, 231-386-7715 
  • Paula Swink, 231-256-9724 

Ovarian Cancer Support Group

3rd Thursday of each month
4 -5:30 pm

Cowell Family Cancer Center
3rd Floor - REMEC Room 3002
217 S. Madison St.
Traverse City, MI

No pre-registration required. 

Facilitators: 

  • Deb Strand, LMSW, Social Worker, Cowell Family Cancer Center
    231-392-8494 | dstrand@mhc.net 
  • Deb Frick, Retired Oncology Nurse and Ovarian Cancer Survivor
    810-618-5923

 

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Support Group 

For family and friends of individuals with cancer. 

3rd Thursday of each month
1:30 - 3 pm 

Trinity Church 
103 N. Warren St.
Northport, MI

No pre-registration required 

Facilitators:

  • Joanne, RN, 231-386-7715
  • Paula Swink, 231-256-9724 

Us TOO - Prostate Cancer Support Group 

A support group for men who currently have or have had prostate cancer. 

Last Tuesday of the month
6 - 7:30 pm

Please note: June and December are special meetings, at different locations. Please call or email for details. There is no meeting in July.

Munson Community Health Center
East Entrance - Rooms A&B
550 Munson Ave.
Traverse City, MI

No pre-registration required

For questions, contact Donna Hollister at 231-313-8384 or dkhrn44@aol.com.