Services

Support Groups

Breast Cancer Support Group

The group is open to breast cancer survivors, their spouses, family, and friends.

The group focuses on recognizing the physical and psychological trauma that results from the loss of a breast; learning how to deal effectively with feelings related to fears, anxiety, loss and acceptance; acknowledging the role of the family in giving and receiving support; providing women with more information in making informed decisions about their treatment; and, providing social activities with family and friends.

It is not necessary to register in advance.  For more information call (217) 757-7684.

"Us Too!" Prostate Cancer Support Group

The Springfield Regional Us Too! Chapter is open to men, spouses, and family members who are facing prostate cancer. The group offers an opportunity to share experiences and knowledge with other prostate cancer survivors, and also provides resources, educational materials and information about disease and symptom management.

The group is also a source of information for those who want to keep abreast of the most up-to-date medical information and treatment advances. Typical meetings involve an opportunity for group sharing as well as a guest speaker.

It is not necessary to register in advance.  For more information call (217) 757-7684.


Upcoming Events

Breast Cancer Support Group Memorial Medical Center: E118 08/09/2016
"Us Too!" Prostate Cancer Support Group Memorial Medical Center: B149, Springfield Conference Room 08/10/2016
Breast Cancer Support Group Memorial Medical Center: E118 09/13/2016
"Us Too!" Prostate Cancer Support Group Memorial Medical Center: B149, Springfield Conference Room 09/14/2016
Breast Cancer Support Group Memorial Medical Center: E118 10/11/2016
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