Finding Hope Support Group for Cancer Patients and Caregivers


Join us for the Finding Hope Support Group for Cancer Patients and Caregivers.

This group will meet the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 5 p.m.

Come and share your story, or meet new friends and listen.

For more information or to register, please call Naomi Wands, BSN, RN, at 217-757-7684 or email her at

2019 Topics

Jan. 16, 2019 - New Year/New Year:  Making health resolutions and taking steps toward changing behavior

Feb. 20, 2019 - Mindfulness: How to stress less

March 20, 2019 - Healthy communication: Let’s talk!

April 17, 2019 - Nutrition: Making healthy food choices, vitamins and supplements 

May 15, 2019 -  Advanced directives: What they are and why we need them?

June 19, 2019 - CBD oil: What is it and what it is used for?

July 17, 2019 - Exercise: Maintaining strength and flexibility

Aug. 21, 2019 - Finding your people: Mapping out your inner circle and other resources for support

Sept. 18, 2019 - Healthy coping strategies for managing stress and anxiety

Oct.  26, 2019 - Emergency preparedness at home  

Nov. 20, 2019 - Things to be thankful for/Holiday get-together

December  2019 - No meeting

  • Time: 5 p.m.
  • Location: Memorial Medical Center
  • Room: Clarke Conference Room, E118

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