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Support Groups & Education

The Kettering Health Network provides many different support groups and services - from cancer support to caring for an aging parent. Our support groups provide comfort, education, and resources to patients and their families. Learning about your cancer can be overwhelming and you may have many questions-we are here to help and talk about it with your care team and with the people close to you.





Calendar of Events
Description:

6-7:30PM This group is for persons with any type of cancer and their support persons. Join Michelle Kahler-Campbell, MS, AT, ATC, from Kettering Health Network Community Outreach as she discusses Mind-Body Practices for Stress Reduction. This presentation is part of the Cancer Support & Caregiver Support groups at Kettering Cancer Care. Small group discussions will occur after the presentation. FREE. Registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes. 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free support group for brain tumor patients, not limited to cancer. Family members, friends, and caregivers are welcome. Offered on 2nd Mondays from 7-8:30PM at Kettering Cancer Care in the classroom on 1st floor. Call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873) or Marilyn Reed RN 937-298-4339 x 55299


Description:

6-7:30PM This group is for persons who have finished treatment or are receiving maintenance treatment for any type of cancer.Join licensed genetic counselor, Meghan Lundy, MS, LCGC, from Kettering Cancer Care as she discusses Genetics for Cancer Survivors. This presentation is part of the Cancer Survivors Forum at Kettering Cancer Care. Group discussion will occur after the presentation. FREE. Registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes.  855-500-CURE (2873).


Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Fridays from 8-9AM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor.

Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

 This is a free program, providing valuable tips on exercise, nutrition, educational information and prayer offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advanced registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873)


Description:

 A free support group for anyone who has cancer. Offered on 3rd Mondays from 6:30-7:30PM at Fort Hamilton Hospital in the Gebhart Cancer Center. Call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873) or Debbie Stahlheber RN at 513-867-2315.


Description:

This free class is for anyone beginning cancer treatment and includes an overview of chemotherapy, biotherapy/immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, common side effects and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center the 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesdays from 10-11:30AM and 2nd Thursday from 3:30-5PM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Also offered at Soin Medical Center on the 2nd Tuesday from 10-11:30AM in Conference Room E, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancelations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This class is for anyone facing a new cancer diagnosis. Includes cancer disease processes, overview of treatments, and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered on 3rd Tuesday from 3:30-5PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call Kettering Cancer Care 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This free class is for anyone newly diagnosed with breast cancer and includes an overview of breast cancer disease processes, treatment options, and resources such as certified oncology nurses, lymphedema therapist, wellness expert, breast cancer survivors, support groups, and more. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays from 9:30-11:30AM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call Kettering Cancer Care 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description:

This class is for anyone finishing cancer treatment or on maintenance therapy, entering long-term cancer survivorship. Offered the 4th Thursday from 3:30-5PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor, unlass noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE at 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Fridays from 8-9AM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor.

Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

Look Good...Feel Better is a free program that teaches people in active cancer treatment techniques to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of treatment. This program is offered jointly by the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetic, Toiletry, and Fragrance Association Foundation, and the National Cosmetology Association. Each woman will receive a kit for demonstration purposes during the class.

3rd Mondays in January, April, July, & October from 2-4PM and 4th Mondays in February & August from 10AM-12N. The program is free, but advanced registration is required. Please call the American Cancer Society at 800-227-2345 to register and for more nformation. Classess are held at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted.


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

 This is a free program, providing valuable tips on exercise, nutrition, educational information and prayer offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advanced registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873)


Description:

This free class is for anyone beginning cancer treatment and includes an overview of chemotherapy, biotherapy/immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, common side effects and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center the 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesdays from 10-11:30AM and 2nd Thursday from 3:30-5PM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Also offered at Soin Medical Center on the 2nd Tuesday from 10-11:30AM in Conference Room E, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancelations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Fridays from 8-9AM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor.

Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

 This is a free program, providing valuable tips on exercise, nutrition, educational information and prayer offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advanced registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873)


Description:

6:30PM Mondays (March 6 through May 1, 2017) - Cancer Companions is a scripture-based look at how Christian faith can impact a cancer journey. This session meets every Monday for 9 weeks, Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. A one-time $10 fee for a book (couples can share a book). Call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873) to register so we can notify you of any changes.


Description:

This free class is for anyone beginning cancer treatment and includes an overview of chemotherapy, biotherapy/immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, common side effects and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center the 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesdays from 10-11:30AM and 2nd Thursday from 3:30-5PM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Also offered at Soin Medical Center on the 2nd Tuesday from 10-11:30AM in Conference Room E, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancelations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

6-7:30PM This group is for persons with any type of cancer and their support persons. Join licensed genetic counselor, Meghan Lundy, MS, LCGC, from Kettering Cancer Care as she discusses Genetics for in Cancer Care. This presentation is part of the Cancer Support & Caregiver Support groups at Kettering Cancer Care. Small group discussions will occur after the presentation. FREE but registration is recommended so we can notify you of any chnages. 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This free class is for anyone newly diagnosed with breast cancer and includes an overview of breast cancer disease processes, treatment options, and resources such as certified oncology nurses, lymphedema therapist, wellness expert, breast cancer survivors, support groups, and more. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center on the 2nd and 4th Thursdays from 9:30-11:30AM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call Kettering Cancer Care 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description:

This free class is for anyone beginning cancer treatment and includes an overview of chemotherapy, biotherapy/immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, common side effects and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center the 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesdays from 10-11:30AM and 2nd Thursday from 3:30-5PM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Also offered at Soin Medical Center on the 2nd Tuesday from 10-11:30AM in Conference Room E, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancelations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Fridays from 8-9AM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor.

Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

 This is a free program, providing valuable tips on exercise, nutrition, educational information and prayer offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advanced registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873)


Description:

6:30PM Mondays (March 6 through May 1, 2017) - Cancer Companions is a scripture-based look at how Christian faith can impact a cancer journey. This session meets every Monday for 9 weeks, Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. A one-time $10 fee for a book (couples can share a book). Call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873) to register so we can notify you of any changes.


Description:

This is a free support group for brain tumor patients, not limited to cancer. Family members, friends, and caregivers are welcome. Offered on 2nd Mondays from 7-8:30PM at Kettering Cancer Care in the classroom on 1st floor. Call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873) or Marilyn Reed RN 937-298-4339 x 55299


Description:

This free class is for anyone beginning cancer treatment and includes an overview of chemotherapy, biotherapy/immunotherapy, and targeted therapy, common side effects and resources. Friends and family members are welcome. Offered at Kettering Cancer Center the 1st, 3rd & 4th Tuesdays from 10-11:30AM and 2nd Thursday from 3:30-5PM in the classroom on 1st floor, unless noted. Also offered at Soin Medical Center on the 2nd Tuesday from 10-11:30AM in Conference Room E, unless noted. Advanced registration is recommended so we can notify you of any changes or cancelations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description: 10AM Thursdays - Greene Memorial Hospital in the Gym. Offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance.
Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Mondays from 12N-1PM, on Tuesdays 6-7PM & Thursdays from 6:30-7:30PM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor. Also offered on Wednesdays from 6-7PM at Soin Medical Center Gym, unless noted. Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


Description:

This is a free program offered in collaboration with Maple Tree Cancer Alliance. Offered on Fridays from 8-9AM at Kettering Cancer Center in the classroom on 1st floor.

Advance registration is required so we can notify you of any changes or cancellations. Please call KETTERING CANCER CARE 855-500-CURE (2873).


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