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Cancer Support and Patient Resources

The Cancer Center in Augusta, GA 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.

Blood Cancer/BMT Support Group

Third Wednesday of each month
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd, First Floor, Community 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

For support of women and families affected by breast cancer.
Second Thursday of each Month
12:30 - 2 p.m.
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd., First Floor, Community Room

For more information, please call Sherry Brooks at 706-721-1560.

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 Renee McCabe at 706-825.1554 or reneemc103@gmail.com.

General Cancer Support Group

First Wednesday of each month
12:00 p.m. to 1 p.m.
Georgia Cancer Center
1411 Laney Walker Blvd, First Floor, Community Room

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

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 every month
1:30 to 3:30 p.m.
Georgia Cancer Center
Community Conference Room located on the main floor.

Please call 706-721-0466 to register.
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