Northwestern Medicine Cancer Center Warrenville
First Floor waiting room
4405 Weaver Parkway
Open to patients, family, and caregivers. This group is led by an oncology social worker and a neuro-oncology nurse practitioner. Groups not scheduled on any major holiday. Topics change weekly.
Henry Ford Hospital West Bloomfield
2nd Floor, East Wing, Neurosurgery Conference Room
6777 W. Maple Rd.
West Bloomfield, Michigan
Monthly support group for adult patients, family members and caregivers. Free Parking is in the front of the Hospital. Most meetings have arranged topics with guest speakers, some months just open for patient conversations.
2019 Dates Schedule is currently being worked on for Speakers.
Meetings, unless otherwise indicated are in Neuroscience Conference Room, 2nd Floor, East Wing, right out of the elevator. Please ask Information desk for directions.
*Please note that the December date is the 2nd Saturday
January 19, 2019: Mira Shah, MD, Radiation Oncology
February 16, 2019:
March 16, 2019: Steven Kalkanis, MD, The New Henry Ford Cancer Institute
April 20, 2019: Clifford L. Weisberg, Attorney at Law Social Security Disability
May 18, 2019: Vijaya Donthireddy, MD The immune system: How chemo and targeted therapies effect it
June 15, 2019:
July 20, 2019:
August 17, 2019:
September 15, 2019: Head for the Cure 5K Belle Ile-Detroit
September 21, 2019: Support group cancelled
October 19, 2019: Ellen Kachalsky, LMSW. How about: Hints and tips – understanding insurance, disability leaves, taking family medical leave, etc.
November 16, 2019:
December 14, 2019:
Peer and professional support and information to assist brain tumor patients and survivors in navigating college life. Please contact Stacia Wagner to register.
Pavilion Education Center, Plaza Level, Conf. Room
127 South San Vicente Blvd.
Los Angeles, California
Patients, family, and caregivers are welcome.
Brain Tumor Support Group dates: January 9, March 13, May 8, July 10, September 11, November 13
George Washington Medical Faculty Associates
Room 1-402, Katzen Board Room
2150 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, District of Columbia
Group meets on a monthly basis to discuss common themes and give support. There are occasional speakers and educational lectures. Parking validation is available.
Brain injury support groups offered in Boise area, Napma/Caldwell area, Twin Falls area, Pocatello area, and Lewiston area. Contact Brain Injury Alliance or visit website for more information.
North Dakota, USA
Brain injury support groups offered in Grand Forks, Minot, Devils Lake, Dickinson, Bismarck, and Fargo. Contact North Dakota Brain Injury Network or visit website for more information.
1000 Rosedale Road
Valley Stream, New York
Psycho-social program for TBI survivors, including those with a brain tumor diagnosis. Registration is required.
Mills Cancer Center
2nd Floor, Houseworth Conference Room
602 West University
Urbana , Illinois
This is a mixed support group for patients and families navigating a brain tumor, as well as for persons affected by traumatic brain injury, stroke, and aneurism and their family. Group has been in place since the early 1990’s.