Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center offers monthly support groups and services
The Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at Citizens Memorial Healthcare offers monthly support groups for cancer patients and their families.
The women’s cancer support group for survivors and family members meets the first Monday of each month. The next meeting will be Monday, June 6 from 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. in the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH. For more information about the women’s cancer support group, contact Kim McKee, MSW, at 417-326-7648.
The men’s prostate cancer support group meets the third Monday of each month. The support group will not have a formal June meeting, but will help host the CMH Men’s Health Day event on Friday, June 17 from 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. at the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH. For more information about the prostate cancer support group, contact Robert McMillan, LCSW, at 328-7907 or Steve Keller at 328-6358.
The High Hopes breast cancer support group meets every other month at 7 p.m. at the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH. The group will meet July 14, Sept. 8 and Nov. 10. For more information contact facilitator Linda Grant at 326-4894.
The third Monday of every month, staff at the Carrie J. Babb Cancer Center at CMH are available to assist with durable power of attorney for healthcare directives. This service is available from 1 - 3 p.m. at the Cancer Center. For more information, contact Robert McMillan, LCSW, at 328-7907.
The Cancer Center is located at 1501 N. Oakland, Bolivar. For more information about oncology services at CMH, go to citizensmemorial.com or contact the CMH Information Center at 417-328-6010 or 888-328-6010.
May 27, 2011