Support Groups and Classes
The cancer journey is an ongoing learning process that may at times feel overwhelming. You are not alone. Our goal is to make your journey easier.
Cancer Treatment Class
Patients and their caregivers learn about what to expect during their radiation and chemotherapy treatments. Each patient will receive a personalized binder containing information about how to recognize and manage treatment side effects.
Mondays, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Tuesdays, 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.
Thursdays, 2 to 3 p.m.
Support For People With Oral and Head and Neck Cancer, Inc. (SPOHNC)
Fourth Friday of every month at 10 a.m.
Melanoma Education and Support Group
Second Monday of every month, 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Saint Louis University Cancer Center and the Wellness Community offer free yoga classes designed specifically for cancer patients, survivors and their caregivers. Led by a certified yoga instructor, these classes teach rhythmic breathing, gentle stretching and mental focus to help participants learn how to ease physical and emotional stress.
Fridays, Noon to 1 p.m.
Look Good . . . Feel Better
Look Good . . . Feel Better is the American Cancer Society's free program to help women undergoing cancer treatment cope with appearance-related side effects of treatment.
Call for dates and times.
For as many reasons people have to smoke, there are an equal number of ways to quit. Learn how smoking affects your health and receive the tools you need to help prepare and motivate you to quit. Finding the best way for you is key to your success. For more information on this seven-week series offered throughout the year, e-mail email@example.com. Personalized smoking cessation consultations are also available.
Free wigs supplied by the American Center Society are available to women undergoing cancer treatments. Call or visit the Grand Vision Cancer Information Center for more information and product availability.
For information on the support groups listed above, call (314) 268-7015 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
All classes are provided by the Grand Vision Cancer Information Center.