Cancer Support Groups and Education

Nebraska Medicine Social Work Department 

The social work department provides emotional support through:

  • Community resources, such as financial aid and transportation
  • Counseling
  • Planning for medical equipment or home nursing care
  • Support and educational groups

For more information call: 402.559.4420

 

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
12100 West Center Rd, Bldg #1, Suite 202
Omaha, NE 68144
Pattie Gorham 402.344.2242 or pattie.gorham@lls.org

https://www.lls.org/nebraska

Omaha Area Support Group

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
12100 West Center Rd, Bldg #1, Suite 202
Omaha, NE 68144

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
402.344.2242 or 800.347.1074
Last Tuesday of every month 5:45pm to 7:00pm

Myeloma Support Group

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
12100 West Center Rd, Bldg #1, Suite 202
Omaha, NE 68144

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
402.344.2242 or 800.347.1074
3rd Wednesday of every month 6:00pm to 7:00pm

Adult Telephone Support and Education Group

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
12100 West Center Rd, Bldg #1, Suite 202
Omaha, NE 68144

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
402.344.2242 or 800.347.1074

First Tuesday of the month over the telephone. 10:am No Long distance charges apply

First Connection The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society

12100 West Center Rd, Bldg #1, Suite 202
Omaha, NE 68144

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society
402.344.2242 or 800.347.1074
Contact made via telephone with trained volunteers

 

The American Cancer Society American Cancer Society

9850 Nicholas Street, Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68114
American Cancer Society

800.227.2345 http://www.cancer.org/

Look Good Feel Better

American Cancer Society American Cancer Society 800.227.2345

Cancer Survivor's Network

American Cancer Society American Cancer Society 800.227.2345 http://csn.cancer.org

 

Livestrong

https://www.livestrong.org/

 

National Cancer Institute

http://www.cancer.gov/

 

Caring Bridge

https://www.caringbridge.org/?gclid=CODVs7n3zc0CFQIOaQodR8UGUw

 

Cancer-Related Brain Fog

A Time to Heal 402.401.6083
8 week class Call for more information or to enroll

 

Support Group for People with Metastatic or Recurrent Cancer

A Time to Heal

Programs for people who have just finished cancer treatment, people whose cancer has recurred, and for people who have chronic or metastatic cancer.

For more information call: 402.401.6083
 

 

Community Sarcoma/GIST Support Group

Conference Room 1, Bergan Mercy
7500 Mercy Road Omaha, NE 68124

CHI Health Cancer Center and Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center

Lori Simpson or Peggy Jarrell 402.398.6267 or 402.354.4213

2nd Thursday of the month (Sept, Nov, Jan, March, May) 6:00 to 7:00 p.m.

 

Sarpy County Support Groups Living with Cancer- "Lunch and Learn"

Midlands campus Marchell Benes 712.388.2750

Meets twice a year 12:00 PM Call for more information

 

Opportunities for People Experiencing Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplants (BMSCT)

Call 402.559.4420

 

Living with Cancer - "Lunch and Learn"

Immanuel, Bergan Mercy, and Mercy & Midwest Cancer Center campuses Omaha, NE