Marin General Hospital hosts, sponsors and facilitates free support groups in an effort to optimize the health and healing of patients, family members and other caregivers of those with cancer. For details and more information, click on any class or event in the calendar below.

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October 06 - October 12
  • 06
    06.October.Sunday
    No events
  • 07
    07.October.Monday

    Mindfulness Meditation and Guided Relaxation

    10:00 AM-11:00 AM
    Oct/Mon/2019
    Health Resource Center
    1st Floor, 1350 S. Eliseo Drive, Greenbrae

    Mindfulness Meditation and Guided Relaxation are powerful tools that can help manage stress, find inner peace, and improve mental function. In addition, they help build self-control, compassion, and empathy. Regular practice can improve both mental and physical health.

    In each class, you will learn and practice skills to calm the body and mind through guided relaxation techniques and breathing exercises. Each session will focus on a specific area of health and wellness, such as strengthening the immune system, cardiac health, stress reduction, pain management, restful sleep, and deep relaxation. 

    All patients and community members are welcome. Cost is FREE. No prior experience is required. Be sure to check out our next session! Download the flyer

    RSVP is suggested space is limited. 1-888-99-MY-MGH (1-888-996-9644) 

    *excludes Marin General Hospital holidays

  • 08
    08.October.Tuesday

    Leukemia and Lymphoma

    7:00 PM-8:30 PM
    Oct/Tue/2019

    Leukemia and Lymphoma: For patients and families dealing with Leukemia, Hodgkin’s disease, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma, and Myelodysplastic Syndromes

    Location \varies, call for more information

    Registration required. Call Fran Haghighi, RN, at 1-415-925-7615 or Judy Sheridan at 1-415-750-2202

    Prostate Cancer

    7:00 PM-8:30 PM
    Oct/Tue/2019
    Medical Library
    250 Bon Air, Medical Library, Greenbrae

    Prostate Cancer: A safe place to understand the impact of prostate cancer

    Registration not required. Call 1-415-459-4668 for more information.

  • 09
    09.October.Wednesday

    Male Partners Support Group: Man to Man

    9:30 AM-11:00 AM
    Oct/Wed/2019
    Man to Man
    West End Café, 4th Street, San Rafael

    No additional detail for this event.

    Women’s Support Group: Living with Metastasis

    10:30 AM-12:00 PM
    Oct/Wed/2019
    Marin Lutheran Church
    646 Meadowsweet Drive, Corte Madera

    Women’s Support Group: Living with Metastasis: Finding meaning, purpose, and resiliency

    Before attending, call 1-415-203-2945

  • 10
    10.October.Thursday

    Living with Life Threatening Illness

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    Oct/Thu/2019
    Radiation Oncology Wating Room
    1350 S. Eliseo Drive, 1st Floor, Greenbrae

    Living with Life Threatening Illness: Share experiences and insights, discover new ways to
    enhance your quality of life, and learn to choose love rather than fear

    Call 1-415-459-4333
    Facilitator: Andy Alpine, Center for Attitudinal Healing

  • 11
    11.October.Friday
    No events
  • 12
    12.October.Saturday
    No events