Support Groups

If you have cancer, you may find comfort in the support of others who know what you are experiencing. Premier Health offers the following support groups to help you manage the emotional and psychological demands of cancer.

Cancer Care Support Group

This group program offers support to all people whom cancer affects. No matter your specific disease site, whether you are currently undergoing treatment, or you are a survivor or a caregiver, you are welcome to attend this program.  The group meets the second Wednesday of the month at 4 p.m. at Miami Valley Hospital South Comprehensive Cancer Center, Tree of Hope Room, on the second floor. For more information call (937) 438-7880(937) 438-7880

Sharing Our Strength (SOS)

You are invited to a breast cancer support group held at Miami Valley Hospital North on the third Monday of the month, at 6 p.m., in the Education Center, located inside the Main Street entrance. A typical meeting offers a guest speaker for the first hour and an opportunity to share and connect with others during the second hour. Topics vary. They include lymphedema, Q & A with an oncology physician or nurse practitioner, community resources, genetics, clinical trials, and diagnosis and treatment updates. Contact (937) 734-6117(937) 734-6117.

Ostomy Support Group

The Ostomy Support Group offers education, support, and sharing experiences and insight into living with an ostomy. Family members or others are welcome.  This group meets at the Upper Valley Medical Center Cancer Care Center on the first Wednesday of the month at 7 p.m.  Call (937) 440-4706(937) 440-4706  for more information. 

Keeping You Safe During COVID-19

You will find new safety measures in place when you schedule appointments and come to our facilities — all with the goal of keeping you safe as we care for you.

Contact Us

Our cancer team is here for you. Our cancer specialists have access to nationally recognized cancer care protocols and best practices, since Premier Health is a certified member of MD Anderson Cancer Network®, a program of MD Anderson Cancer Center. Our patients benefit from advanced local care backed by the world-renowned expertise of the nation’s leading cancer center. 

Call the Premier Health cancer hotline at (844) 316-HOPE(844) 316-4673 (4673), Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., to connect with a Premier Health cancer navigator.