Sources of Support

Cancer Support Community of Greater Cincinnati

Providing professional programs of emotional support, education and hope for people affected by cancer at no charge so that no one faces cancer alone.


4918 Cooper Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45242
Phone: 513-791-4060


1717 Dixie HWY Suite 160
Ft. Wright, KY 41011
Phone: 859-331-5568


Some programs include the following:

The Cancer Support Community

Please visit the Cancer Support Community’s website for Programs and Resources.”


Woman-to-Woman Program

This is an OCRA support program that pairs gynecologic cancer patients with trained survivor volunteers who provide one-on-one emotional support and mentoring to women when they need it most. Please contact Jackie for more information: jdrake@cancer-support.org 513-791-4060.
For more information you can vist our website

The Ovarian, Cervical, Uterine and all other GYN cancers Networking Group

This professionally facilitated group that offers a safe place for women who have experienced a diagnosis of ovarian, uterine, genital, endometrial or cervical cancer to share any concerns related to living with gynecological cancer; and to provide mutual support to improve the quality of life. Second Saturday of every month, 11:00 a.m.–12:30 p.m.



CANCER RESOURCES:

Western Hills HealthPlex - Yoga classes

513)791-4060


Cancer Family Care - Healing Hands Program

Free Wigs - Free wigs for people who have lost their hair to cancer treatment.
Free and Discounted Massage Therapy - Cancer patients receive free therapeutic oncology massage for the first 3-5 visits, then a 50% discount for additional visits.
Free and Discounted Healing Touch Therapy - Free healing touch sessions (5 free) for cancer patients. Healing Touch helps to restore and balance energy that has been depleted due to stress or medical treatments such as chemotherapy and radiation.

To make an appointment, call 513-731-3346.
4790 Red Bank Expressway, Suite 128
Cincinnati, OH 45227
The Waddell Family Foundation generously underwrites all of these services. Gift certificates are available.


American Cancer Society

1-800-227-2345
www.cancer.org


National Cancer Institute

1-800-4-CANCER
www.cancer.gov


Survivorship: During and After Treatment

www.cancer.org/treatment/survivorshipduringandaftertreatment/index


Living With and Beyond Cancer

www.cancer.gov/cancertopics/coping/survivorship


Cancer and Careers

www.cancerandcareers.org


Patient Advocate Foundation

www.patientadvocate.org


ASCO Cancer.Net-Survivorship

www.cancer.net/survivorship


National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship-Cancer Survival Toolbox

www.canceradvocacy.org/toolbox/


National Comprehensive Cancer Network-Life After Cancer

www.nccn.org/patients/resources/life_after_cancer/default.aspx


Cancer Care

www.cancercare.org


Society for GYN Oncology

https://www.sgo.org/patients-caregivers-survivors/