Bethesda Comprehensive Cancer Center

Bethesda Comprehensive Cancer Center

Support and Care

 

Learning to Cope

Bethesda offers many programs and support services for patients and the community to learn more about cancer, prevention, early detection, treatment and recovery. Our oncology resource coordinators offer an array of support groups to assist patients, their families and friends in coping with the changes that come with a diagnosis of cancer.

  • Breast Cancer Support - Meets the third Tuesday of the month at 5:00 p.m. in the Sand Dollar Room at Bethesda Hospital East and on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 5:00 p.m. in the Terrace Cafe Meeting Room at Bethesda Hospital West.
     
  • Coping with Cancer - Meets the third Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Sand Dollar Room at Bethesda Hospital East and on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. in the Terrace Cafe Meeting Room at Bethesda Hospital West.
     
  • Meditation - Meets the second Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m. in the Genesis Clinic at Bethesda Hospital East and on the third Saturday of the month at 10:30 a.m. in the Terrace Cafe Meeting Room at Bethesda Hospital West.
     
  • Sharing the Loss - This bereavement support group meets the second Saturday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in the Genesis Clinic at Bethesda Hospital East and on the third Saturday of the month at 1:00 p.m. in the Terrace Cafe Meeting Room at Bethesda Hospital West.
     

*Entrance Information for Support Groups
-Bethesda Hospital East-Sand Dollar Room - Enter through the Main Entrance at Bethesda Hospital East.
-Bethesda Hospital East-Genesis Clinic - Enter through the FAU Medicine Clinic Entrance (located next to the Emergency Entrance)
-Bethesda Hospital West-Terrace Cafe Meeting Room - Enter through the Main Entrance at Bethesda Hospital West.


For more information about our cancer support groups, please call (561) 292-4948.

 

Knowledge is Power

In addition, Bethesda physicians participate in the hospitals Community Lecture Series to share with the community information about the latest advancements in cancer detection, treatments and research.


Special Events

Throughout the year, the community will be invited to join the Bethesda Comprehensive Cancer Center for special cancer-related events. Whether Bethesda is hosting the event, or participating as a sponsor, our team is proud to play a role in building awareness about cancer risks, early detection and recent research.

 

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