Ocean of Love Cancer Support Groups

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Location: Ocean of Love, 1709 Rt. 37 East, Toms River, New Jersey

Date: Varies - see below for more information

Time: varies - see below for more information

Event URL: www.oceanoflove.org

Contact:

Danielle Baer, LSW: danielleb@oceanoflove.org or 732-270-3500

Tracy Ratz, Director: administrator@oceanoflove.org 


Ocean of Love offers a variety of support groups for those imapcted by a cancer diagnosis. All meetings take place at address above. Visit website or contact by phone or email for more information:

Danielle Baer, LSW: danielleb@oceanoflove.org; 732-270-3500

Tracy Ratz, Director: administrator@oceanoflove.org 


Group Listing

Parent Support Group

Date: Last Wednesday of every month

Time: 7-9 pm

The parent support group is for parents or direct caregivers in the home of the child who has been diagnosed with cancer. This groupmeets once a month to discuss topics related to coping with the effects of cancer on their lives.

 

Bereavement Group

Date: Meets once a month; usually a Tuesday or Thursday in the middle of the month

Time: 7-9 pm

The bereavement group is for parents or direct caregivers who have lost a child due to cancer. This group meets once a month to support one another due to losing a child who had battled cancer. 

 

Sibling Bereavement Group

Date: Meets once a month on a Friday evening

Time: 6:30-7:30 pm

The sibling bereavement group is for siblings who have lost a brother or sister to cancer. The siblings must be at least 16 years of age. This group meets once a month on a Friday evening to support one another and cope with the loss of a brother or sister.

 

Adult Group

Date: Meets once a month on a Friday evening

Time: 7:30- 8:30 pm

The adult group is for those over the age of 21 who actively have cancer or are cancer-free. This group meets once a month on a Friday evening to discuss issues related to currently having cancer or the effects of beating cancer.