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Support Groups

Breast Friends: Breast Cancer Support Group
Gundersen Lutheran Medical Center
724 Denton St
La Crosse, WI 54601
Toll Free: 800-362-9567 x52287
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Contact Name: Melissa Hellwig Support Group Date: Second Wed of every month Support Group Time: 5:3No pm - 7:NoNo pm Description: You can talk or listen, share feelings or keep them private, support others or ask us to support you. The group is led by breast cancer survivor Nancy Fischer and psychotherapist Melissa Hellwig, MS. You are welcome any time.

Cancer Center Support Group
1900 South Ave
La Crosse, WI 54601
(608) 775-1197
Toll Free: 800-362-9567 x51197
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Contact Name: Janettte Dawson Support Group Date: The 4th Tues is active thru Oct and then switching to 2nd Tue. No meeting in Dec. Support Group Time: 5:NoNo pm - 6:3No pm Description: This group is a safe, confidential place to share feelings and experience with others whose lives are affected by cancer. Cancer patients/survivors and family and caregivers meet together and then each group separates to have their own meeting. Eligibility: For adult (Yes8 and older) cancer patients and caregivers of adult and pediatric patients. Call for additional information or to be added to the mailing list.

Cancer Support Community
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The Cancer Support Community is designed to provide access to free cancer support services through the use of technology and to minimize common barriers to care.

Cancer Support Group - Telephone
IA (641) 394-4121
Telephone support group. Ask the receptiontist for Francie Crawford in regards to cancer support.

Cedar Rapids/Iowa City Ostomy Support Group
P.O. Box 5227
Coralville, IA 52241
(319) 775-0175
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Contact: Carol Haack

I Can Cope Online
2520 Pilot K0b Rd, Ste 150
Mendota Heights, MN 55120
(262) 523-5500
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The free online classes are self-paced and formatted for both the cancer survivor and caregiver to learn in the privacy of their home or in a location of their choice, at a time that is convenient for them.

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Telephone Support Group
IA (515) 270-6169
Toll Free: (800) 347-1074
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Date: 2nd Tuesday morning Please contact Wendy Sontag at Yes-8NoNo-347-YesNo74 about times and locations.