Support Groups

Everyone needs support during trying times. Cancer causes all kinds of stress, and sometimes it takes the support of people who understand the hardships of such a time.

Below are some links to a few great support groups as well as some sites that will you help tell your story and keep you connected to your loved ones.

  • offers access to mailing lists that provide support, information, and community to everyone affected by cancer and related disorders.

  • offers free, personalized websites that support and connect loved ones during critical illness, treatment, and recovery. The websites are easy to create and easy to update.

  • offers support and community for everyone coping with illness. It is a social network 2.5 million strong with a common goal of healing through emotional support.

  • is a program that matches cancer patients (including kids, women, and men) with “Angels” who send them cards and gifts every week to keep their spirits high.

  • is a biblical, Christ-centered grief support group ministry with independent groups in churches throughout Nebraska.

  • Make A Wish grants the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions to enrich the human experience with hope, strength and joy.

  • Ronald McDonald House Charities provides housing, meals and support services to families who are away from home due to medical treatment of a child irregardless of your ability to pay. Keeping families together to help kids heal and cope better.

  • offers support for families grieving an illness. It is an organization that sets up activities for children and their families based on the appropriate age.

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