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Support Groups

Breast Health Support Group

This group, led by Tanner Breast Health, is for women who have been recently diagnosed with breast cancer or who have been treated for it in the past. Breast Health Support Group meetings are held the last Tuesday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. at the Cheryl Cook Gill Resource Center located inside Tanner Breast Health in Carrollton.

For more information, call Tanner Breast Health at 770-836-9280.

Cancer Support Group

The Roy Richards, Sr. Cancer Center leads the Cancer Support Group for anyone, male or female, who currently has cancer of any type or who has fought cancer in the past. Meetings are on the fourth Thursday of each month from 12 to 1:30 p.m. at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton in Classroom 4.

For more information or to RSVP call Tommy Thomas at 770-836-9464.

Diabetes Support Group

Tanner’s Diabetes Support Group meets on the first Monday of the month from October to May at 7 p.m. in the Health Education and Wellness Learning Center at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton. Topics vary each month.

For more information, call 770-812-5954.

Inspire! Support Group

Inspire! is a support group for patients and others who have been confronted or touched by an illness or a diagnosis or who have been hospitalized for care. Group leaders encourage participants to set aside their diagnosis, creatively express themselves and share their journey with others. Participants learn about creative self-expression while exploring various art forms, including crafts, film, literature, music, painting, poetry, scriptural passages and more. Tanner Chaplain Joannah Cook MDiv, BCC, facilitates the group's meetings.

If you are interested in joining Inspire! or have questions, contact Cook at 770-836-9461 or by e-mail.

Mind Over Cancer Support Group

Mind Over Cancer is a Tanner support group emphasizing mindful coping strategies throughout the cancer journey! Based on "Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery: A Step-by-Step MBSR Approach to Help You Cope With Treatment and Reclaim Your Life," the group meets on the first and third Thursday of every month at 9:30 a.m. in the conference room of the Roy Richards, Sr. Cancer Center in Carrollton. The group is open to all cancer patients and caregivers and is led by Tanner Cancer Care patient navigators.

For more information, call Tanner Cancer Care at 770-812-5947.

I Survived Cancer — What Now? Support Group

“I Survived Cancer — What Now?” is a monthly support group facilitated by Tanner Chaplain Joannah Cook. The group meets on the last Thursday of each month from noon to 1 p.m. at Tanner Medical Center/Carrollton in Classroom 5 of the Health Education and Wellness Learning Center. For many cancer survivors, acclimating to their "new normal" can often be challenging and even disorienting. Join other cancer survivors to learn the next steps in your journey.

To join the group, contact Tanner Cancer Care patient navigators at 770-812-5446.

 There is Hope

There Is Hope is a support group for women who are currently dealing with or have dealt with domestic abuse. This group will meet on the second Monday of every month. Women of all ages are invited to come together and share their personal journeys of hope or just come to listen. There will be guest speakers at some meetings, as well as survivors who will share their stories. There also will be guidance on who to call and where to go for help in the Carroll County area. 

To join the group, email hopefulone807@gmail.com.

Events

Intro to Tai Chi - Villa Rica
Intro to Tai Chi - Villa Rica

Monday, September 28, 2020

Freshstart - Carrollton
Freshstart - Carrollton

Tuesday, October 6, 2020

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