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Family Support Groups – Colorado

Open communication is critical for coping with the feelings that arise during illness. Family Support Groups feature sessions led by local healthcare professionals where you can share your concerns, fears, problems and experiences in a comfortable and caring setting. For more information, call us at 720-440-8620.

Local LLS Support Groups

Colorado Springs Family Support Group — MEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY VIRTUAL
Login information will be provided to participants after registering.
3rd Tuesday of the month, 6:00pm - 7:30pm
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Facilitator: Bonnie Andrews, RN, 303-873-5963 kcbsn9757@gmail.com and Gillian Ulrich
Library 21C, 1175 Chapel Hills Dr., Colorado Springs, CO 80920
(in the Create Conference Room)
This group is designed for adult patients, their partners, caregivers, and friends.

General Blood Cancer Support GroupMEETINGS ARE CURRENTLY VIRTUAL
Login information will be provided to all participants after registering.
1st Wednesday of the month, 6:00 - 7:30pm
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Facilitators: Amy Malcom, RN, BSN, OCN, RD, LCSW and Emily Bilenduke
Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Hospital
Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children Entrance — Jack Chang Room
(Go to elevator on right to 2nd floor; when you get off elevator, the Jack Chang room will be on your left)
2001 N. High Street, Denver, CO 80205
Free parking available in hospital garage across from main entrance.
This group is in partnership with Presbyterian/St. Luke’s Medical Center.

For additional information, please contact Emma Hardwick at 720-440-8655 or Emma.Hardwick@LLS.org.
 



Other Local (Non-LLS) Support Groups

Waldenstrom’s Macroglobulinemia Group:
Open to patients diagnosed with Waldenstrom’s macroglobulinemia and their family members.
Contact Cindy Furst for meeting information: cindyfurst@gmail.com or 970-227-4686.

Feisty Females with Cancer:
Last Thursday of the month 6:30-8:30pm
Contact: Connie Carson, PhD (303-798-7614) for information and location
Please note: this is for persons with any type of cancer. www.feistyfitfemales.org


Young Survivors:
Young Adult Survivors (ages 18-39). All diagnosis.
Time and location varies
Contact: Melissa Gilstrap, 303-269-4348, melissagilstrap@centura.org
www.facebook.com/groups/223693857674851/


Denver IMF Myeloma Support Group
Second Saturday of the month 9:00am-11:00am
Kaiser Permanente’s Franklin Medical Center
2045 Franklin Street, Basement Level, Heyer Room, Denver, CO 80205
Contact: Sarah Kelzenberg, Group Facilitator, 602-565-1977 or denver@imfsupport.org
 



CLL-Specific Patient Support Groups
Please click here for support groups sponsored by the CLL Society.