Ongoing Classes & Events

Lung Cancer Focus Group for Patients and Caregivers

Date: Tuesday, Nov 28, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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

Compass Oncology recently launched the Compass Lung Specialists program to provide enhanced and dedicated services to our lung cancer patients and their support people.

To make this program a success, we want to hear from you!

  • What services and programs would be helpful to you, to your caregiver?
  • What events and/or education would you like to see?
  • What is most important to you/your caregiver as you go through treatment?

We are inviting any interested patients with a lung cancer diagnosis, and their support person, to join us for a focus group discussion. You will have an opportunity to share your thoughts and ideas with Dr. Van Ho, Director, Compass Lung Specialists, and other members of the team.

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to the public. For questions or to RSVP, please contact Lydia Mills at 503.528.5212.

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Support Group for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Date: Tuesday, Dec 5, 2017
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

This group gives young adults affected by cancer the opportunity to share their experiences in a supportive environment. Social Workers from Compass Oncology will be present to facilitate conversation and address questions about emotional issues and coping strategies. 
• Get support designed to meet the unique needs of young adults with cancer.
• Connect with other young adults who are currently in treatment and post treatment.
• Get updates on activities, resources, and services designed just for young adults.

This event is FREE and open to the public. Snacks will be provided. Please call Nora Larson 503-231-2610 to RSVP.

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Journal to the Self Workshop

Date: Monday, Dec 11, 2017
Time: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Compass Oncology - West, 9555 SW Barnes Rd., Ste. 150, Portland

Learning different ways to write in your journal adds color, perspective and dimension to your reflective writing. With the help of these journal tools, you can gently but powerfully explore the various aspects of yourself, your life and your relationships with others.

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to Compass Oncology patients.
Space is limited and registration is required.
Please call to reserve your space.
503.297.7403

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Women’s Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Dec 11, 2017
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.

  • September 11: Benefits of Physical Therapy – Joyce Masters
  • October 9: Managing Life as a Whole
  • November 13: Managing Holiday Stress
  • December 11: Preventing Recurrence and Overcoming Obstacles in Order to Do So – Tracy Webb

For more information please visit pinklemonadeproject.org

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


Survivorship Group Visit: Dysfunction and Neuropathy

Date: Friday, Dec 15, 2017
Time: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

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

Compass Oncology recognizes the complex needs after cancer treatment and the importance of surveillance, prevention and education so you are the strongest advocate for your integrated care. Compass Survivorship Group Visits are 90-minute sessions addressing different topics each month. Each visit includes a 45-minute presentation, group discussion and Q&A time.

To register call 503.239.7767 and ask for the Survivorship scheduler.


Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Dec 18, 2017
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 Lydia Mills 503-528.5212 or email Lydia.Mills@CompassOncology.com

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Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Dec 21, 2017
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.

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