Cancer Center Support Groups

Check for upcoming Support Group dates on our Events Calendar.

For current support group schedules and information on other support services in the area, contact Christine Mascareñas at (530) 876-3157.

Brighter Days

The Feather River Cancer Center is hosting Dr. Donald Richey M.D. (North Valley Dermatology Center) and his Brighter Days program. The Brighter Days program is held on the first Wednesday of each month at 1:00 and 2:00 pm at the Feather River Cancer Center Conference Room. Participants are provided with a skin evaluation and complimentary full size products to help relieve the problems associated with chemotherapy and radiation. “It is our pleasure to serve you and our hope is that we can assist you in making your life more comfortable in even the small ways” says Dr. Richey.

Balancing Mind & Body Workshop

This one-hour workshop highlights using Mind & Body Techniques to reduce stress & promote healing. It is held the second Tuesday of every month from 3:00 - 4:00 pm in the FRH Cancer Center Conference Room.

Pathways of Survivorship Support Group

This support group is for cancer patients before, during, & after treatments. It is held on the fourth Tuesday of every month from 3:00 - 4:00 pm in the FRH Cancer Center Board Room.

Creative Writing Workshop

This expressive writing workshop is designed for cancer survivors and caregivers. It is facilitated by Roger Ekins, Ph.D, and is held in the FRH Cancer Center Conference Room. Please call the number above for this workshop's current schedule.

Sharing the Journey Support Group

Open to all cancer patients, caregivers & family members. This support group meets every second and fourth Thursday of the month from 3:00 - 4:30 pm at the FRH Hospice House, 1289 Bille Road.

Healing Through Art Workshop

This watercolor painting class is designed for cancer patients and caregivers. It is facilitated by Charlotte Sweetland and is held in FRH Classroom A. Please call the number above for this workshop's current schedule.

"Let Your Colors Shine" Children's Support Group

This support group is designed especially for children (ages 6-13 yrs) of families who’s lives have been impacted by cancer. It is held at FRH Training and Education Department, Classroom B. Please call the number above for this support group's current schedule.

YOCAS

Yoga for cancer survivors. This one-hour class is held every Thursday from 1:00 - 2:00 pm at Beyond Fitness Club on Skyway and is instructed by Debbe Gagne.

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