Classes and Support for Patients

For more on Support Services, see Patient and Family Support

Coping with the Holidays

Coping With The Holidays In The Midst Of Your Grief:
An Informational Seminar

Thursday, November 20, 2014
6-8 pm

Please join us for a 2-hour education and support seminar to discuss suggestions for coping with the holidays.  Strategies will be discussed regarding how to handle well-intentioned friends or family, creating meaningful rituals to honor your loved one who has died, and how to plan and determine what and how much you and your family want to do on the holidays.


Support Groups

Support groups are a free service to the community and are offered to Fox Chase Cancer Center patients, their families and to people receiving treatment elsewhere.

Breast Cancer Support Group
Wednesday, October 1; 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Fox Chase Cancer Center Outpatient Area B
Contact: Autumn Banta, 215-728-2670

to be announced
November 5
Contact: Autumn Banta, 215-728-2670

Holiday Celebration
Wednesday, December 3
Contact: Autumn Banta, 215-728-2670

Together, Facing Gynecologic Cancer

November 15, 2014
8 am - 3 pm
For patients, women at high risk, healthcare providers, and the community.


Together, Facing Lung Cancer Program

A free program for patients and caregivers.
Information and support as you face lung cancer.


Ostomy Support Group

September 18
October 16
November 20
December 18

3rd Thursday of the month, Rooms C & D, Center Building


Bereavement Support Calendar

Fox Chase Cancer Center's Bereavement Support Groups help people learn to cope with their loss. See the list of upcoming classes or contact Sheila Amrhein at 215-728-2853 to discuss your interests or needs for a grief support group. More