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Cancer is a complex disease that affects not only the patient but also the family and other caregivers. At Front Range Cancer Specialists, we believe that it is very important to address the psychosocial aspects of a cancer diagnosis. Numerous support groups and financial resources are available for patients and persons affected by cancer in Northern Colorado. We are pleased to recommend the following groups: fort collins cancer support

FRCS General Support Group

4th Tuesday of the Month
5:30 -7:00 pm
Dinner Provided

at Front Range Cancer Specialists
2315 E. Harmony Road
Suite 110
Fort Collins, CO 80528
Signup: 970-212-7600 or
email Amy Wing awing@frontrangecancer.com

The FRCS general support group that provides support to anyone who has or is walking a cancer journey - a patient, caregiver, family member, or friend. Anyone and everyone can attend.

The group will be led by Amy Wing, AOCN, FNP-C. The majority of the sessions will be discussion groups with occasional guest speakers about various topics (i.e. nutrition, exercise, vitamins, kids, reliable resources, etc). The support group is what the participants want it to be!

Fit to Fight Cancer Program

Rebound offers many programs for existing and post cancer patients.

We offer medically-based fitness assessment which includes:  pre-program baseline testing, post-program re-assessment, testing of strength, range of motion, and functional movements; balance screening, cardiovascular endurance testing with optional:  lymphedema monitoring and body fat testing.

Our group fitness classes are intended for minimum 5 participants and up to 10 participants.  The circuit class includes: cardiorespiratory, strength, balance, and flexibility for all fitness levels with tracking for blood pressure, heart rate, Lymphedema.

Rebound also offers Fit to Fight one on one and buddy fitness training exercise sessions.  These sixty minute sessions are designed for one and up to two people and will emphasize goal setting and individualized exercise prescription.Download Fit to Fight Client Health Summary Form.
Fit to Fight Cancer website.

 

Grief Support Group

First United Methodist Church
1005 Sotver st.
Fort Collins
4:00 PM every Tuesday in the Conference Room. Open to everyone.

 

Look Good, Feel Better

A free program offered by the American Cancer Society that teaches beauty techniques to female cancer patients in active treatment to help them combat the appearance-related side effects of treatment. This support group is led by trained, volunteer cosmetologists who teach women how to cope with skin changes and hair loss using cosmetics and skin care products donated by the cosmetic industry. Women also learn ways to disguise hair loss with wigs, scarves, and other accessories. Dates and locations. Website >



Man to Man

A support and education program for those affected by prostate cancer. The program includes a group support program and support for partners. Meets from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. the second Tuesday of every month at the Fort Collins Urology Center, 1500 S. Lemay Avenue. Call (970) 484-6700 for registration and additional information. Free of charge. Provided by American Cancer Society.

 

Reach to Recovery

A support group for breast cancer patients. Visits can be face-to-face or by phone. Volunteers are breast cancer survivors who are trained to give support and up-to-date information including literature for spouses, children, friends, and other loved ones. For additional information, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-ACS-2345. Rocky Mountain Cancer Rehabilitation Institute: A program committed to improving the quality of life for cancer patients through prescriptive exercise rehabilitation. For additional information, visit www.unco.edu/rmci. Flyer >

 

Sharing the CANCER JOURNEY

This is an 8-week educational program facilitated by Poudre Valley Hospital and The American Cancer Society. Topics are varied and include an overview of cancer, treatment, alternative methods, and symptom management. Featured presenters include physicians, nurse practitioners, social workers, psychologists, nutritionists, oncology nurses, and complementary therapists. All meetings are held at Poudre Valley Hospital. There is no charge for participation. For additional information and registration, call (970) 495-8383.
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Breast Cancer Support Group

2nd Monday of each month
5:30pm - 7:00pm
PVHS Harmony Campus
Redstone Building
RSVP to (970) 297-6165

 

Cancer Caregiver Support Group

1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month
5:30pm to 7:00pm
PVHS Harmony Campus
Redstone Building
RSVP to (970) 297-6165

 

Young Women's Breast Cancer Support Group

4th Monday of the month
5:30pm - 7:30pm
PVHS Harmony Campus
Redstone Building
RSVP to (970) 297-6165

 

 

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