Ongoing Classes & Events

Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Dec 16, 2019
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Compass Oncology - Rose Quarter, 265 N Broadway Portland OR 97227

For prostate cancer survivors and their loved ones.

To RSVP: call Michelle Vieira, MSW, CSWA 971-708-7616 or email Michelle.Vieira@CompassOncology.com


Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Dec 19, 2019
Time: 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Compass Oncology - East, 5050 NE Hoyt Street, Suite 257, Portland

This support group gives people with brain tumors an opportunity to talk with others who are facing similar challenges in a safe, welcoming environment.

Clinicians from Compass Oncology will be present to facilitate the conversation and to answer any questions you may have about physical or emotional issues, treatment side effects and general coping strategies. All brain tumor patients and their loved ones or caregivers are welcome to attend.

TO REGISTER:

This event is FREE and open to the public. Space is limited and registration is required. Light refreshments will be served. Please call Jamie Newell at 503.231.2610 to reserve your space.


Women’s Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Jan 13, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Compass Oncology Vancouver - 210 SE 136th Avenue, Vancouver WA 98684

Compass Oncology and Pink Lemonade Project have partnered to offer a support group to give women cancer survivors an opportunity to talk with others who are facing similar challenges in a safe, welcoming environment.

Oncology social workers will be present to facilitate the conversation and to answer any questions. 

This support group is for all women cancer survivors. You can choose to attend any session or all of the sessions.

  • January 13 - Managing Emotional Distress
  • February 10 - "Everything you ever wanted to know about: lymphedema, pelvic floor function, exercise after cancer and weight loss...but you Have to Ask!" - Joyce Masters, PT, CLT 
  • March 9 - Prebiotics and Probiotics - Andrea Hamilton, RD
  • April 13 - Treating Fear of Recurrence - Tracy Webb, PA-C
  • May 11 - Coping with Changes in Relationships after a Cancer Diagnosis
  • June 8 - Stress Reduction

TO REGISTER:
This support group is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Virginia Hill to reserve your space 360-773-8630.


Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Jan 20, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Compass Oncology - Rose Quarter, 265 N Broadway Portland OR 97227

For prostate cancer survivors and their loved ones.

To RSVP: call Michelle Vieira, MSW, CSWA 971-708-7616 or email Michelle.Vieira@CompassOncology.com


Hereditary Breast and Ovarian Cancer Risk Support Group

Date: Monday, Jan 20, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Compass Oncology West Cancer Center, 12123 SW 69th Avenue, Tigard, OR 97223

This group supports those affected by hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers.

Do you have a family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer? Have you tested positive for a BRCA mutation? Are you considering genetic testing? You are not alone.

FORCE (Facing Our Risk Of Cancer Empowered) exists to improve the lives of individuals and families facing hereditary breast, ovarian and related cancers. Join Compass Oncology and local area FORCE representatives for a support group discussion.

Guest Speaker: Dr. Elizabeth Berry, Assistant Professor, OHSU Department of Dermatology

Topic: Hereditary Melanoma: understanding genetic risk factors, strategies for prevention and early detection

TO REGISTER:
The group meetings are FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Virginia Hill to reserve your space 360-773-8630 Virginia.Hill@usoncology.com.


Women’s Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Feb 10, 2020
Time: 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Compass Oncology Vancouver - 210 SE 136th Avenue, Vancouver WA 98684

Compass Oncology and Pink Lemonade Project have partnered to offer a support group to give women cancer survivors an opportunity to talk with others who are facing similar challenges in a safe, welcoming environment.

Oncology social workers will be present to facilitate the conversation and to answer any questions. 

This support group is for all women cancer survivors. You can choose to attend any session or all of the sessions.

  • January 13 - Managing Emotional Distress
  • February 10 - "Everything you ever wanted to know about: lymphedema, pelvic floor function, exercise after cancer and weight loss...but you Have to Ask!" - Joyce Masters, PT, CLT 
  • March 9 - Prebiotics and Probiotics - Andrea Hamilton, RD
  • April 13 - Treating Fear of Recurrence - Tracy Webb, PA-C
  • May 11 - Coping with Changes in Relationships after a Cancer Diagnosis
  • June 8 - Stress Reduction

TO REGISTER:
This support group is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Virginia Hill to reserve your space 360-773-8630.


Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Feb 17, 2020
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Compass Oncology - Rose Quarter, 265 N Broadway Portland OR 97227

For prostate cancer survivors and their loved ones.

To RSVP: call Michelle Vieira, MSW, CSWA 971-708-7616 or email Michelle.Vieira@CompassOncology.com