Support for Men

Man to Man

Support Group for Michiana Prostate Cancer Survivors. Group meets the first Thursday of every month from 7 – 8:30 p.m. at the St. Joseph Cancer Institute, 707 E. Cedar St., Suite 200, South Bend. For more information, please call the American Cancer Society at 574-257-9789.

Cancer Survivorship Support Group

If you have finished treatment and have questions about the future, long-term side effects from treatment – both physically and emotionally – this group is for you. This group meets on the fourth Thursday of each month from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at the River Park Branch Library. For more information, please call Judy Kobb at 574-287-4197.

Road to Recovery

American Cancer Society volunteer drivers provide free transportation for cancer patients. Road to Recovery volunteers can drive patients to and from treatments, cancer screenings and cancer-related checkups. For more information, please call 877-499-4673.

Companions on the Journey

A cancer survivor support group. Contact Georgette Griffee at 574-243-3435.

When: Third Wednesday of the month

Time: 11 a.m. – Noon

Where: Little Flower Catholic Church, 54191 Ironwood Rd., South Bend

Adult Blood Cancer

Adult blood related cancers (Leukemia, Lymphoma, Multiple Myeloma and Myelodysplastic Syndrome). For more information, call 800-846-7764. Contact: Abbie Pancoast.

When: Third Wednesday of the month.

Time: 6 – 7 p.m.

Where: Memorial Leighton Center, 534 N. Michigan St., South Bend

Michiana Multiple Myeloma Support Group

This group was started by a South Bend resident who has been living with MM for 16 years, along with an advisory board of caretakers and survivors. Our facilitators are Dawn Case (CMT, MSN, FNP-BC) and Cyndi Sofhauser (Ph.D., R.N.)

When: Fourth Wednesday of every month

Time: 7 p.m.

Where: St. Joseph County Public Library, The Dickinson Room (Lower Level); 304 South Main St., South Bend (corner of Main and Wayne). Parking just south of the building. Visit or contact Sandra Winicur at or by calling 574-288-5372.

Head & Neck Cancer

NuTone Laryngectomy Club. For more information, contact Jill Ross at 574-647-7333 or RiverBend Cancer Services at 574-287-4197.

Fresh Start

A FREE, on-site smoking cessation program offered to local businesses. Registration is required by calling 574-257-9789.