Classes & Support Groups for Cancer
Cancer Support Groups
Prostate Cancer Self Help Group
Sacred Heart Cancer Center provides emotional support and education for cancer patients and their families through a variety of support groups. For more information, visit the Cancer Center Support Groups website or call our Cancer Support Services office at 850-416-2679.
This group sponsored by the American Cancer Society is designed to educate and support men facing prostate cancer. Meets the first Saturday of the month at Sacred Heart Hospital, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Call 438-4491.
Gulf Coast Wings of Hope, Inc. Support Group
Supporting families of children with blood disorders and cancer. Anyone with a friend or family member who has been stricken with a form of childhood cancer or blood disorder is welcome. All meetings will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM in Conference Room A of the Women's and Children's Hospital at Sacred Heart. More details can be found at www.wingsofhopeinc.org.
Grief Support Group for Adults
Sacred Heart Hospital and Covenant Hospice partner to provide a free, six-week Grief Support Group for adults who have lost a loved one. The meetings are in the Palliative Care Department, located in Suite 201 of the Heart & Vascular Institute on Sacred Heart's Pensacola campus.
The public may use the free valet parking at the hospitalís main entrance, which faces Ninth Avenue. A representative will meet participants in the hospital lobby and direct them to the meeting room. For class dates and times and for registration information, call Paula Butler at 850-202-0345.