Support Groups & Programs

Share information, provide support, and/or get support. Our FREE group meetings held at Breast & Gyn Cancer Pavilion, 500 Rue de la Vie, Baton Rouge, LA, 2nd Floor, Atrium Conference Room. Light refreshments served.

Rosebuds Support Group

Join us to meet other women who are newly diagnosed and are in treatment or recently completed treatment.

2nd Wednesday of each month - Noon -1:00

  • April 10
    Importance of Communicating with your Team Robin Maggio, LCSW, OSW-C
  • May 8
    Understanding the Role of Medication in your Journey
    Nia’Ja Mack, FNP-C and Carrie Perry, AGNP-C
  • June 12
    Genetics of Breast and Gyn Cancers
    Hillary Janani, RN, MS, CGC, Board-Certified Genetic Counselor

Sunflowers Support Group

Join us to meet other women who have completed their treatment, for at least a year and continue this journey we call life…after cancer.

4th Wednesday of each month - Noon-1:00

  • April 24
    Genetics of Breast and Gyn Cancers
    Hillary Janani, RN, MS, CGC, Board-Certified Genetic Counselor
  • May 22
    Importance of Communicating with your Team
    Robin Maggio, LCSW, OSW-C
  • June 26
    Understanding the Role of Medication in your Journey
    Nia’Ja Mack, FNP-C and Carrie Perry, AGNP-C

For more information, call 225-924-8456 contact Hilary at (225) 927-2273 or email.

Calendar and More

Mary Bird Perkins - Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center and Woman's

Survivorship & Support Calendar [PDF] »

Celebrate Life

This annual event, sponsored by Woman’s and Mary Bird Perkins - Our Lady of the Lake Cancer Center celebrate the lives of cancer survivors and the memory of those who died. This is an occasion to pause and reflect on the many joys life offers and examine ways we can celebrate life. 
 

Healing Arts

Art can heal with every brush stroke, every high note and every page in a scrapbook.

Woman's launched a Healing Arts program to enhance the hospital experience for patients and their families during and after their battle with the disease, through music, poetry, dance and art.