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Cancer Programs

Find sincere encouragement and support, gain a better understanding of your condition, and develop action plans to help in your recovery. All classes and support groups are open to the community.

Breast Cancer Care Coordinator

Our Breast Care coordinator serves as a patient advocate and educator for members diagnosed with breast cancer. She will help you navigate your care, and provide you with an overview of treatment options as well as referrals to support services, including prosthesis providers, support groups, and more. Individual appointments are encouraged. Open to Kaiser Permanente members only.
Location: Fremont and San Leandro
Fee: No fee
Registration: For more information, 510- 454-2727.


Breast Cancer Support Group

Explore issues around the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer in a comfortable setting. This group is for women who are undergoing, or who have completed, breast cancer treatment. Facilitated by the Breast Care.  Open to the community.  
Location: Union City Medical Offices
Dates/Time: Drop in Union City; every other Wednesday, 3-5 p.m.
Fee: No fee
Registration: Not required; for more information, call 510- 784-6767


Cancer Support Group

This weekly support group for people offers emotional support and helpful information on how to manage the side effects of treatment. Open to the community.
Location: Fremont Medical Center
Dates/Time: Drop in and every Tuesday 4-5:30 p.m.
Fee: No charge
Registration: Not required; for more information, call 510- 657-6656

Location: San Leandro
Dates/Time: Drop in; 1st and 3rd Monday of the month, 3-4:30 p.m.
Fee: No charge
Registration: Not required; for more information, call 510- 454-6723


The Cancer Support Community

(formerly The Wellness Community)This community-based organization provides support for cancer patients and their families. Services include educational workshops, exercise instruction, relaxation sessions, support groups, and social events. Open to
the community.  Open to the community
Location: 3276 McNutt Ave Walnut Creek
Dates/Time: Ongoing; times vary
Fee: No fee
Registration: 925-933-0107


Prostate Cancer Lecture

Are you concerned about prostate cancer?  Attend this lecture, led by a Kaiser Permanente urologist, to learn about PSA testing, treatment and management options, and lifestyle and co-morbidity factors associated with prostate cancer.  Good health practices, such as healthy eating, physical activity, and preventive screenings, will also be discussed.  Open to the community.
Location: Hayward-Sleepy Hollow
Dates/Time: Call for dates and times
Fee: No fee
Registration: Call 510- 675-2115 for more information.

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Living with HIV/AIDS Support Group

If This group offers supportive, confidential, and safe environment to discuss issues that are important to you.  Share your experience, talk about stigma, express anxieties and concerns, support one another, and develop strategies to cope and live a healthy, happy life. Members only.
Location: San Lenadro
Dates/Time: Call for dates and times
Fee: No fee

If you need more information or would like to register for a class please contact one of our Health Education Centers:

Fremont 510-248-3455

Hayward & Union City 510-784-4531