Ongoing Classes & Events

Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Oct 18, 2018
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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Compass Lung Resources (CLiR) Group

Date: Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

This support group will give people affected by lung cancer the opportunity to share their experiences in a supportive environment with others who are facing similar challenges. 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 coping strategies. All lung cancer patients and their loved ones are welcome to attend.

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Michelle Vieira to reserve your space. 503-384-9952 Michelle.Vieira @CompassOncology.com.

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BRCA Positive Support Group

Date: Thursday, Oct 25, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

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

Topics include:

  • Summary of FORCE Conference highlights
  • Learn from others who are navigating the hereditary cancer path.
  • Help someone else by sharing your story.
  • Meet local area FORCE members.

Breast Friends Annual Survivor & Friends Luncheon & Educational Sessions

Date: Saturday, Oct 27, 2018
Time: 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

DoubleTree Lloyd Center | 1000 NE Multnomah Street, Portland


Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night Walk

Date: Saturday, Oct 27, 2018
Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tilikum Crossing - Oregon Museum of Science and Industry, 1945 SE Water Ave, Portland

Join Team Compass Oncology!

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Support Group for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Date: Tuesday, Nov 6, 2018
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, Nov 12, 2018
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, Nov 12, 2018
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.

  • July 9: Stress Reduction
  • August 13: Body Image Changes
  • September 10: Benefits of Physical Therapy – Joyce Masters, PT
  • October 8: Cancer Nutrition – Andrea Hamilton, RD
  • November 12: Managing Holiday Stress
  • December 10: Complementary Care Options – Angie Rademacher, ND, LAC

For more information please visit pinklemonadeproject.org

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.


Brain Tumor Support Group

Date: Thursday, Nov 15, 2018
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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Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Nov 19, 2018
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 503-384-9952 or email Michelle.Vieira@CompassOncology.com


Compass Lung Resources (CLiR) Group

Date: Thursday, Nov 29, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

This support group will give people affected by lung cancer the opportunity to share their experiences in a supportive environment with others who are facing similar challenges. 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 coping strategies. All lung cancer patients and their loved ones are welcome to attend.

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Michelle Vieira to reserve your space. 503-384-9952 Michelle.Vieira @CompassOncology.com.

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Support Group for Young Adult Cancer Survivors

Date: Tuesday, Dec 4, 2018
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.

View Flyer


Journal to the Self Workshop

Date: Monday, Dec 10, 2018
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

View Flyer


Women’s Cancer Support Group

Date: Monday, Dec 10, 2018
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.

  • July 9: Stress Reduction
  • August 13: Body Image Changes
  • September 10: Benefits of Physical Therapy – Joyce Masters, PT
  • October 8: Cancer Nutrition – Andrea Hamilton, RD
  • November 12: Managing Holiday Stress
  • December 10: Complementary Care Options – Angie Rademacher, ND, LAC

For more information please visit pinklemonadeproject.org

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, Dec 17, 2018
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 503-384-9952 or email Michelle.Vieira@CompassOncology.com


Compass Lung Resources (CLiR) Group

Date: Thursday, Dec 27, 2018
Time: 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

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

This support group will give people affected by lung cancer the opportunity to share their experiences in a supportive environment with others who are facing similar challenges. 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 coping strategies. All lung cancer patients and their loved ones are welcome to attend.

TO REGISTER:
This event is FREE and open to the public. Please call or email Michelle Vieira to reserve your space. 503-384-9952 Michelle.Vieira @CompassOncology.com.

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