Cancer CAREpoint provides personalized Counseling, Assistance, Resources & Education to Bay Area cancer patients, survivors, families & caregivers at no cost.

Cancer Patient with Caregiver

Caregiver Support Group

Thursday, Jul 25
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Open to anyone who resides in the California Bay Area counties we serve and who is caring for and/or cares about someone with cancer. Regardless of your relationship with the cancer patient, the purpose of this group is to create connections, receive support, share insight, and learn ways to better communicate with family members, friends, and the medical team.

To register for support groups, please email your request to  or call us at (408) 402-6611.

West with Giraffes by Lynda Rutledge

Cancer CAREpoint Book Club

Friday, July 26
12:00pm – 1:00pm

Feel free to bring your lunch, a cozy blanket, or just yourself, to have a chance to connect with others about our book of the month (no matter how much or little you’ve read of it)! This month we will read “West with Giraffes” by Lynda Rutledge, which is available on Kindle, Barnes and Noble, in libraries, and other locations. Please RSVP if you are interested in joining. We look forward to meeting with you!

Please call (408) 402-6611 or email to RSVP.

2024 Garden Party Save the Date

Save the Date for the
2024 Cancer CAREpoint
Garden Party

Sunday, August 18
5:00pm – 8:00pm

Sponsor registration is now open.

Programs

Counseling

Counseling

Cancer CAREpoint offers one-on-one, couple and family counseling sessions with Master’s level professionally trained counselors.

Exercise & Movement

Exercise & Movement

Studies have found that cancer patients who engage in moderate exercise each week experience significant benefits, both physical and emotional. Cancer CAREpoint offers classes in gentle movement, yoga, qigong and finding balance.

Mind-body Skills

Mind-body Skills

Cancer CAREpoint offers classes in meditation, guided imagery, and mind-body skills. Meditation helps manage stress and anxiety and is beneficial to cancer patients and their caregivers. Guided Imagery can prepare patients for treatment, medical appointments and other cancer-related procedures.

Nutrition Services

Proper nutrition can help cancer patients with recovery, vitality and quality of life. Cancer CAREpoint’s classes deliver information about the best nutrition during and after treatment, and provide recipes and information about how eating well can make a difference in your health.

Support Groups

Support Groups

Cancer CAREpoint provides a wide variety of support groups for both cancer patients and their caregivers and families. All groups provide a supportive environment to explore the challenges of a cancer diagnosis.

Survivorship 

More and more individuals are living with cancer and facing the emotional and physical challenges that come with finishing treatment. Cancer CAREpoint has created a variety of programs to support cancer survivors.

Wig Services

Experienced Cancer CAREpoint Wig Bank volunteers will help cancer patients select a wig and head covering.  They will also give instructions on how to use and care for the wig.

  Call our
Community Helpline:
408.402.6611