Helping ease your journey.

Breast cancer support group of women

Legacy Cancer Institute provides a range of groups and classes to support you and your family through the diagnosis, treatment and recovery of cancer. These support groups and classes provide ongoing education, activities and emotional support for individuals whose lives are touched by cancer. Our holistic approach sets us apart, because we understand that you have a life, not just a diagnosis.

Our classes and groups

Our groups, activities and classes offer a wide variety of opportunities to find educational and emotional support.

Classes are offered at a variety of times and locations. Our events are canceled on the following days: New Year’s Day, Memorial Day, July Fourth, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, “Black Friday” and Christmas Day. If schools in the area are closed due to inclement weather, groups will be canceled.

 See our current classes

Movement, exercise, mind/body and art classes

Movement and exercise


Expressive arts

  • Expressions of Healing: Art and Community
  • Felting Workshop
  • Finding Center: Art Making for Mindfulness and Stress Reduction
  • Poetry for Healing: A Writing Workshop for Healing from Cancer
*Before attending a movement or exercise class, please have your doctor fill out a Physician Release Form. Bring the completed form with you to your first class.

Cancer support groups

Legacy Cancer Institute sponsors a range of support groups for those dealing with the effects of cancer; most groups are open to family and friends. The support groups listed below are held at Legacy Good Samaritan Medical Center.

Brain Tumor Support Group
Breast Cancer Support Group
Gynecological Cancer Support Group
Head and Neck Cancer Support Group
Prostate Cancer Support Group
Women's Advanced/Metastatic Cancer Support Group

For more information about a class or support group

Call 503-413-7284.