Ongoing Classes & Events

Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Aug 17, 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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Oak Knoll Winery Benefit Concert

Date: Thursday, Aug 17, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Oak Knoll Winery, 29700 SW Burkhalter Rd, Hillsboro, OR 97123

Summer Evening Concert on the Lawn (view flyer)

Join the Oak Knoll family and friends with a concert on the lawn. Bring your chairs, blankets, family and friends.

Proceeds benefit Komak – Providing financial support and assistance to people fighting cancer in the Portland area.

www.komakcares.org


Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Aug 21, 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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Support Group for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Date: Tuesday, Sep 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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Drive Out Ovarian Cancer Golf Tournament

Date: Friday, Sep 8, 2017
Time: 7:45 am - 2:00 pm

Langdon Farms Golf Club, 24377 NE Airport Rd, #1, Aurora

Help support the Sherie Hildreth Ovarian Cancer Foundation's mission to raise funds for research. 

Register online


Care to Dance

Date: Saturday, Sep 9, 2017
Time: 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Jerry Willey Plaza at Orenco Station Hillsboro, OR

A fun, danceable fundraiser for Care Partners Hospice & Palliative Care!

Dance to the sounds of DJ Chris and the NOPO Big Band

FREE Dance Lessons with Cynthia Hively of Impressions Dance Studio

Ballroom ● Swing ● Salsa ● Tango

(503) 648-9565 carepartnersOR.org


Journal to the Self Workshop

Date: Monday, Sep 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.

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Komen Portland Race for the Cure

Date: Sunday, Sep 17, 2017
Time: 7:00 am - 11:30 am

Tom McCall Waterfront Park, 1000 SW Naito Parkway, Portland


Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Sep 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, Sep 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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Expanding Treatment Options for CLL

Date: Saturday, Sep 23, 2017
Time: 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Embassy Suites by Hilton Portland Downtown, 319 SW Pine St. Portland, OR

Join CLL Global Research Foundation and Patient Power, in collaboration with The US Oncology Network and Compass Oncology for an important CLL (chronic lymphocytic leukemia) town meeting for patients and their loved ones.

REGISTER AT:
www.patientpower.info/Sept23 or (877) 340-3938

Complimentary self-parking will be provided.
Breakfast will be provided.

Presenters:

  • Michael Keating, MB, BS, Professor of Medicine, Department of Leukemia, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Jeff Sharman, MD, Medical Oncologist ,Willamette Valley Cancer Institute and Research Center
  • Kathryn Kolibaba, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist, Compass Oncology
  • Stephen E. Spurgeon, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, Section Head, Hematologic Malignancies, OHSU Knight Cancer Institute
  • Hosted by Andrew Schorr, Patient Power Co-Founder, CLL Patient and Advocate

Program Agenda:
9:00 - 9:30AM Meet Other Patients and Care Partners
9:30 - 10:00 AM Understanding CLL and Current Treatment Options
10:00 - 10:30 AM Developing CLL Research: What Could It Mean for You?
10:30 - 11:00 AM Monitoring Your CLL and Choosing a Treatment Path
11:00 - 11:15 AM Coffee Break
11:15 - 11:30 AM Meet the Patient Panel: Inspiring Stories and Advice
11:30 - 12:15 PM Tools for Living Well With CLL
12:15 - 12:45 PM Q&A - General Session

If you can’t join us in person on September 23rd, you can register to watch the program online.
Visit www.patientpower.info/Sept23 to receive a link and instructions.


Support Group for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Date: Tuesday, Oct 3, 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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Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Oct 16, 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, Oct 19, 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.

View Flyer