Support Groups

Breast Cancer Support Groups

Albie Aware has consolidated the following list of breast cancer support groups to assist you in navigating your journey:

Breast Cancer — Reach to Recovery
Helps breast cancer patients meet the emotional, physical and cosmetic needs related to disease and treatment.

American Cancer Society
1765 Challenge Way, Suite 115
Sacramento, CA 95815
Date/Time: By appointment
Contact: 916-446-7933

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Me-One Foundation/Camp Challenge
P.O. Box 135
Roseville, CA 95678
(916) 784 CAMP (2267)

Camp Kesem
A child’s friend through and beyond a parent’s cancer
P.O. Box 452
Culver City, CA 90232
Contact: 260-22-KESEM (5-3736)

Breast Cancer Support Group
Sutter Roseville Medical Center
One Medical Plaza Drive
Roseville, CA 95661
Contact:  Cancer Center – 916-781-5000

Ovarian & Breast Cancer Support Group –Recurrent-Metastatic
Sutter Roseville Medical Center
One Medical Plaza Drive
Roseville, CA 95661
Contact:  Cancer Center – 916-781-5000

Mercy San Juan Breast Cancer Support Group
6403 Coyle Ave, Ste 200
Carmichael, CA 95608
Contact: 855-637-2962

Mercy Folsom General Cancer Support Group
1675 Creekside Drive
Folsom, CA 95630
Contact:  Johnathan Hake, MD – 916-390-2661

From Cancer to Health
12 Week educational group designed to help women with female cancers (i.e. breast, ovarian, uterine, cervical) cope with the stress of cancer and cancer treatment.  Groups learn strategies to manage stress, ways to lessen the impact of physical symptoms and coping skills.
Location:  Lawrence Ellison Care Center, UC Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y St., Sacramento
Contact:  Jena Cooreman, LCSW 916-734-5198

Living with Cancer Support Group
(Open to all cancer patients and caregivers)
515 Fairchild Ct.
Woodland, CA 95695
Contact:  Cindy Sucevich – 530-669-5353

Sutter Auburn Faith Breast Cancer Support Group
11815 Education St.
Auburn, CA 95603
Contact:  Ellen Carlson – 530-886-6712

Seasoned Survivor General Cancer Support Group
Marshall Hospital-El Dorado Hills
Contact:  Mary Sullivan – 916-939-2417

Save Ourselves Support Groups
Breast cancer support groups designed for specific breast cancer patients needs. Groups are available for women who are newly diagnosed, in treatment, or those living with metastatic disease. Groups are limited in size.
Date/Time/Locations Vary

  • Classes may include:
    Under 40- Premenopausal Support Group
  • All Age Support Group
  • Roseville Support Group
  • Other Shoe Group – Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Early Stage Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Facing Cancer with Faith
  • Breast Cancer Support Group
  • Latina Save Ourselves Breast Cancer Support Group

Carrie’s Touch, Inc.
African American Breast Cancer Support
372 Florin Rd, PMB 197
Sacramento, CA  95831
Contact: Rev. Tammie Denyse

Healing Images
Art Therapy support group for adult cancer patients
Peggy Gulshen, ATR-BC,MFT 916-454-6555

An exercise and peer support group for women who have breast cancer.
Date/Time: Call for specific dates and times.
Contact: Sarbjit Kaur, 916-264-8066 ext.32

Spanish Speaking Breast Cancer Support Group
Sutter Cancer Center
2800 L Street
Sacramento, CA 95816
A breast cancer support group provided in Spanish.
Date/Time: First and Third Monday of each month, 5:30 to 7 p.m.
Facilitator: Angie Mejia, 916-267-3303