Support Groups & Programs

Finding a safe space to share cancer challenges

cancerVideoCallSupportHaving cancer is often one of the most stressful experiences in a person's life. But support groups help many people cope with the emotional aspects of cancer. These are opportunities to meet others who are walking the same journey and share feelings, challenges and triumphs in a safe, secure environment. 

Women with breast or GYN cancer are encouraged to join some type of support group.

No matter your age, stage of cancer or stage of treatment, all are welcome to attend any of our groups.

Support Groups

Cancer Services of Baton Rouge

Offers support groups, community cancer events and activities visit Cancer Services of Baton Rouge or call 225-927-2273

Woman’s ZOOM virtual support group

All Zoom virtual support groups are held at noon.

To register, email Robin Maggio, LCSW, OSW-C, ACHP-SW at

  • June 24: Topic “How to maximize social media as a cancer survivor”
  • July 22
  • August 26
  • September 23
  • October 28
  • November 25
  • December 23