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Cancer Support Services

Cancer Support Resources

American Cancer Society Resources

American Cancer Society Resources The American Cancer Society (ACS) is a source of support and information to Karmanos patients. Additional programs coordinated through the ACS provide helpful services to receive support during treatment such as Road to Recovery, where ACS volunteers provide patient transportation to and from treatment; and the Reach for Recovery mentoring and support program. American Cancer Society

Cancer Care Conferences

A multidisciplinary team of cancer specialists, including doctors, residents (doctors-in-training), nurses and other health care professionals involved, gathers weekly to discuss patient care to ensure that a comprehensive evaluation of treatment options takes place.

Lodging and Transportation

Subsidiary locations and area businesses offer lodging facilities that are near the hospital and offer reduced rates for patients and families If someone close to you is hospitalized at McLaren and you need overnight accommodations nearby.

Oncology Patient Navigators

When someone diagnosed with cancer comes to Karmanos Cancer Institute, they will receive exceptional care from our entire team. Our Patient Navigator Program features a dedicated registered oncology nurse who works to guide patients through the health care system, ensuring they receive seamless, coordinated care, along with any other necessary support services. The patient navigator is a constant, a familiar face that is always there to answer questions, reinforce patient education, ease anxiety and eliminate any barriers that might impede care. What's more, the patient navigator will communicate with the primary care physician, ensuring they receive up-to-date information about their patients' progress.

McLaren Cancer Care Navigators

Cancer Support Groups, Screenings, and Programs

For local cancer support groups, screenings, and special programs located around McLaren Bay Region hospitals, McLaren Support Groups, Classes, and Programs around Michigan

For Karmanos Detroit or Farmington Hills locations, please click these links:
Support Groups
Cancer Screening Information
Special Programs and Education

Events

cancer care

Kids Kicking Cancer

1080 Harrington Blvd.
Mount Clemens

cancer care

Caregivers Support Group

Isabella County Commission on Aging
2200 S. Lincoln Rd.
Mt. Pleasant

cancer care, mens health, pain management service, womens health

PATH for Chronic Pain

1231 Pine Grove Avenue
Port Huron

cancer care, rehabilitation

BASE Exercise Class for Cancer patients and Survivors

1080 Harrington Blvd
Ted B Wahby Cancer Center, Conference Room
Mount Clemens
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