Living Well’s licensed social workers connect patients to resources and education to help reduce stress and remove barriers to care. Resources are available to help you with:
Social workers are also available to help you cope after a diagnosis and treatment changes. To connect with a Living Well social worker, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Virtual: First and Third Mondays of each month, 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
This virtual drop-in group gives you an opportunity to process your anxiety. You can also learn strategies to help manage the stress that is commonly experienced while waiting for tests, scans, or test results. We encourage you to join anytime you are experiencing “scanxiety.”
In Person Warrenville: First Tuesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Virtual: Second and Third Tuesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
In Person Geneva: Fourth Tuesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This support group embraces the importance of those dedicated to caring for loved ones who are living with cancer. You will have opportunities to network with other caregivers in similar situations.
Open to any patient who is newly diagnosed, in treatment, completing treatment, or living with cancer as a chronic illness. This support group is for people with any type or stage of cancer.
Virtual: First Thursday of each month, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
In Person Geneva: Third Thursday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Navigating life after loss is challenging but having the support of others who understand can help you. This group provides emotional support and connection for people who have experienced the loss of an adult loved one to cancer in the past 18 months.
In Person Geneva: Monday, January 22nd and Monday, March 25th, 6:30 – 8:00 pm
In Person Warrenville: Monday, February 26th and Monday, April 22nd 6:30 – 8:00 pm
Connect with other men affected by cancer in their lives. These drop-in groups will meet each month.
In Person Warrenville: Wednesday, January 10th, 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Open to anyone diagnosed with head and neck cancer and caregivers. You will have opportunities to share personal experiences, coping strategies and receive education and information about treatment and post treatment changes.
In Person Warrenville: Second Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This support group is for patients and caregivers whose primary language is Spanish and who have been affected by cancer.
En Persona Warrenville: Segundo miercoles de cada mes, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Este grupo de apoyo es para pacientes y cuidadores cuyo idioma principal es el español y que han sido afectados por el cáncer.
Virtual: First Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
In Person Geneva: Third Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This group offers an opportunity for you and others with a breast cancer diagnosis to come together and support each other through diagnosis, treatment, and early survivorship.
In Person Geneva: Fourth Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
This support group is open to any person who has had or will have a mastectomy. It is designed to support you and others as you process the physical and emotional impact of a mastectomy.
In person (Geneva): Wednesday, March 27th, 2024, 6:30 – 8:00pm
Experience a heartfelt journey that explores the impact of mastectomy and how it affects your emotions before and after surgery.
There will be time for questions and conversation.
People affected by any type of cancer are welcome, including families and caregivers.
Virtual: Second Monday of each month, 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Support and connection with others who understand the challenges of living with a metastatic breast cancer diagnosis.
Virtual: Fourth Wednesday of each month, 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
If you have been diagnosed with ovarian, uterine, cervical, or another gynecological cancer, this group gives you and others an opportunity to come together and support one another through diagnosis, treatment, early survivorship, and maintenance.
Virtual: Second Wednesday of each month, 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This support group provides support and education to young adults ages 18 to 40 who have a diagnosis of cancer.
In Person Warrenville: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm: January 24th, February 28th, March 27th, and April 24th
This group provides support and education to patients of all ages who have a diagnosis of a primary brain tumor. Caregivers are welcome to attend.
Northwestern Medicine Living Well Cancer Resources Geneva
442 Williamsburg Avenue
Geneva, IL 60134
Northwestern Medicine Living Well Cancer Resources Warrenville
4525 Weaver Parkway, Suite 103
Warrenville, IL 60555