Sharp HealthCare offers these free monthly support groups for family and friends of cancer patients to develop connections with other caregivers and share experiences and helpful tips and advice. Topics vary each week.
Registration is required prior to attending.
To register and to find out if this support group is right for you, please contact the program manager by providing your name and email address in the "Learn More" box above. Someone will contact you within two business days.
Free parking is available for this group in the visitor parking structure (No. 2) on Health Center Circle. Please bring your parking ticket to the meeting and it will be validated by the group facilitator.
The Monday group is facilitated by Marlene Wendel, MA, MSW, a medical social worker at the Sharp Memorial Cancer Institute.
The Tuesday group is led by Linda Hutkin-Slade, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C, a licensed clinical social worker at Sharp Grossmont Hospital's Center for Cancer Treatment. She has an extensive background in programming for cancer patients and their loved ones.