Virginia Chapter

www.lls.org/va

Harrisonburg Family Support Group Meeting


Looking for support concerning a Leukemia, Lymphoma, or Myeloma diagnosis?

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) Family Support Groups program provides patients and their families a place to go where they can share information, education and feelings in a comfortable and caring environment.

Family Support Groups are for anyone affected by blood cancer and are free. Patients, survivors, family members and friends are all welcomed to attend. Groups generally meet once a month at a library, a local conference room or at LLS's chapters.

Two credentialed health/mental health professionals who have extensive oncology and group work experience facilitate all Family Support Groups. They're prepared to handle sensitive issues such as loss, guilt, treatment questions and family stressors.

The groups are  designed to provide mutual support and education to members who may feel a little less alone by meeting with others whose situations are similar to their own. Family Support Groups can be looked at as a coping tool, in conjunction with your or a loved one's medical treatment.

This group meets the 1st Thursday of each month from September through May.

We will be meeting at:

Rockingham Memorial Hospital
Harrisonburg, VA 22801

For more information, please contact:

The LLS Virginia Chapter

804-673-5690

last updated on Friday, January 03, 2014
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