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Support Groups

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

HCI Care Services - West Des Moines
2900 Westown Pkwy.
Ste 200
West Des Moines, IA 50266
(515) 274-3400
Toll Free: (800) 806-9934
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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.

Senior Housing Management
208 35th St. Dr. SE Ste 500
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
(319) 363-0611
Toll Free: (800) 366-6716
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Independent Living, Assisted Living, Closer Care, Memory Care, Respite Care, Aslheimer's/Dementia Support Group, Parkinson's Support Group, Senior Exercise Program, Music Therapy, Massage Therapy

Spencer Hospital
1200 1st Ave E
Spencer, IA 51301
(712) 264-6198
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Health assessment for farm workers. Exam by nurse. Have sun-safe hats. Total screening entails lung function test, blood pressure, hearing, and back assessment. Eligibility: For farm workers. $75.NoNo total screening

Survivors Offering Support (SOS)
1525 W 5th St
Buena Vista Regional Medical Center
Storm Lake , IA 50588
(712) 213-8013
Contact: Joan Christen Date: Fourth Monday of the month Time: 6:NoNo pm - 9:NoNo pm Offering support to cancer survivors who arepost-treatment.