Support Group
CSCP offers weekly and monthly support groups for patients, family, friends/caregivers, children, those who are bereaved, and survivors. All support groups are facilitated by licensed  professionals.

Dedicated Support Groups

To join a support group, please visit our Getting Started page.

Patient Groups

Mondays
11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Virtual

Wednesdays

6:00 – 7:30 pm  

Virtual

Thursdays

7:00-8:30 pm

Virtual

There is no comparison between the experience of going through cancer treatment alone and having the same experience in the supportive company of others. Exchange information and share concerns and feelings with others who are facing the same challenges. Increase your awareness of methods of maintaining control over what may seem like an uncontrollable situation.

Survivorship Group

Fourth Monday of each month

6 – 7:30 pm

Virtual

Support group for survivors to address the lingering physical and emotional impact of the disease and long-term side effects of treatment

Bereavement Groups

Mondays

6:00 – 7:30 pm

Virtual

Mondays

6:30 – 8:00 pm

In-Person

These groups are for those who are coping with the recent cancer related death of a loved one within the past 12 months. This group focuses on learning to live with loss and moving forward in life. 

Family and Friends Group

Wednesdays

6:00 – 7:30 pm

Virtual

Thursdays

7:00 – 8:30 pm

Virtual

Family & Friends groups include spouses, partners, parents, adult children, siblings, or close friends of someone with cancer. These groups focus on reducing stress through various skills, such as sharing ideas on supporting a loved one, the importance of self-care, and enhancing communication with loved ones. CSC recognizes that stress for family members can be as difficult as it is for the patient.

Lunch Bunch Breast Cancer Group

Thursdays

11:30 am – 1:00 pm

Virtual

Breast Cancer is the most common cancer in women and when diagnosed early, is highly curable. This group is for women with early stage breast cancer and focuses on issues that are unique to breast cancer. Members are welcome to bring their lunch.

Black Support Circle

Thursdays

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Virtual

This group is open to Black individuals who are impacted by cancer. Exchange information and share concerns and feelings with others who are facing the same challenges. Increase your awareness of methods of maintaining control over what may seem like an uncontrollable situation. 

San Gabriel Valley Multiple Myeloma Group

First Monday of each month

7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

In-Person & Virtual

Join the Multiple Myeloma Group for support and information on managing the disease. Patients and caregivers are welcome to attend. We begin with free food and socializing, and the meeting itself starts promptly at 6:30. Our usual format is a round-table open discussion. Sometimes we have a speaker, and sometimes the structure is different in other ways. To register, email group facilitator Larry D'Addario at myeloma.pasadena@gmail.com

Grupo fuerza y esperanza

Saturdays

12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In-Person


Todos los sábados 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

En persona

Weekly support group for Spanish speaking patients and family members.


Grupo de apoyo semanal para pacietes y sus familiares.