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Cancer Support and Patient Resources

The Cancer Center at Augusta University in Augusta, Georgia, sponsors the following Cancer Support Groups for cancer patients in Georgia, South Carolina and the Southeast.

All on this list of cancer support groups are recognized for their ability to help cancer patients gain strength from cancer survivors and to share their experiences with others that have walked the same path.

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All Cancer Support Group

Second Tuesday of each month
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd, First Floor, Meditation Room

For more information, contact Rachel Veal at 706-721-5221 or raveal@augusta.edu.

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 Blood Cancer/Bone Marrow Transplant (BMT) Support Group

Third Wednesday of each month 
11:30 am to 1:00 pm
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd, First Floor, Meditation Room

This group provides educational and emotional support to patients, families, friends and caregivers.

For more information, call Susan W. Doughtie at 706-721-1634.

Breast Cancer Support Group

Second Wednesday of each month
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd., First Floor, Meditation Room

This group provides support for women and families affected by breast cancer.

For more information, please call Adrian Bullard at 706-721-0615.

CSRA Gyn Cancer Support Group

Third Monday of each month
6:15 to 8:00 p.m.
Daksha Chudgar Lydia House
1369 Interstate Parkway

For more information, please contact Donna Wheatley at 706-721-5557 or dwheatley@augusta.edu.

Music Therapy Support

Every Monday
1:00 pm to 2:00 pm
Georgia Cancer Center 1400 Laney Walker Blvd,
First Floor, Meditation Room

For more information call Naomi Williams at 706-721-0472 or Nicole Aenchbacher at 706-721-4109.

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Us Too - Prostate Cancer Support Group

3rd Tuesday of each month
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd, First Floor Community Conference Room

For more information call Naomi Williams at 706-721-0472 or Nicole Aenchbacher at 706-721-4109.

Workshop:

Look Good...Feel Better for women

Sponsored by the American Cancer Society, this program is a free, national public service workshop that helps women cancer patients cope with and combat the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation treatment.

Learn skin care and makeup applications, as well as demonstrations on hair/wig techniques. A free gift of full size name-brand cosmetics is given for use during and after the workshop.

Meeting Information:
Second Wednesday of each month
1:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd,  First Floor, Community Conference Room 

Please call 706-721-0466 to register.


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