Support

Cancer Support Programs

ALL CANCERS

Cancer Support Programs

There are periodic programs on nutrition, pain, music therapy, relaxation and a resource library at the ACS Hope Lodge at Calhoun Street and Ashley Avenue.

For more information, contact Sundi at 843-958-0930.

Cancer Support Group - Mount Pleasant

All survivors and caretakers are welcome! Mt. Pleasant Presbyterian Church's "Cancer Club “ Where Hope Happens" meets every fourth Thursday at 7:00 p.m. in the Parlor, September through June. This support group is for all types of cancer. Located at 301 Hibben Street, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464. For more information, contact Rev. Thomas Herrington at therrington@mppc.net or 843-884-4612.

2nd Chance

A support group for cancer survivors. Meets the fourth Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m., at 166 St. Margaret Stre­et. For more information, contact Cherry Seabrook at 843-722-6245.

Expressions of Healing

A 6 to 8 week support program with art, music and creative writing held in the Fall and Spring. Tuesdays, 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Roper Hospital, 316 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC. For more information, contact Barbara Mack at 843-720-8343.

Look Good Feel Better

American Cancer Society program to renew self-esteem and confidence for women facing cancer. Held Mondays from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. at various locations. For meeting dates and locations, call 800-227-2345.

BLOOD CANCERS

Blood Cancer Support Group

Meets on the second Tuesday of each month in room 121 at Hollings Cancer Center, 86 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, SC. 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Lunch is served and different speakers present on various topics of interest to blood cancer patients, survivors and their family. For more information, contact Renea Bligen, MUSC Social Worker, at 843-792-3346 or via email at bligenr@musc.edu

BREAST CANCER

Breast Cancer Survivors Group

Meets last Monday of the month, 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Speakers and support at Roper Hospital, Conference Room 1, 316 Calhoun Street, Charleston, SC. Free parking. For more information, contact Elizabeth McCabe at 843-724-2794.

New Image Breast Cancer Support Group

Meets every fourth Tuesday of the month (except December) at 6:30 p.m. at Trident Medical Center in the Breast Care Center Waiting Room. This is on the 2nd floor of the Medical Arts building (across from the main hospital). 9313 Medical Plaza Drive, North Charleston, SC, 29406. For more information, contact Claire Littlejohn at (843) 847-4134 or Claire.Littlejohn@HCAHealthcare.com.