Support Groups

Saratoga Hospital Bariatric Weight Loss Support Group

  • First Monday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Meetings have been suspended until further notice. 
  • Call 518-693-4699 or visit here for more details

Breast Cancer Support Group

  • Third Tuesday of the month
  • 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
  • Online 
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 518-886-5648.

To Life!, in partnership with the Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center at Saratoga Hospital, offers a monthly support group for women affected by breast cancer, as well as interested family members and caregivers. 

Cancer Support Group

  • Second and fourth Wednesday of the month
  • 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.
  • Online
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 413-992-7012.

This cancer support group, led Pierre Zimmerman, M.S., of One Roof Holistic Health Center, provides a "safe container to explore common physical, financial, emotional, cognitive, developmental, familial, and spiritual issues." 

Caregiver Support Group

  • First Thursday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Online
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 413-992-7012.

In our monthly caregiver support group, facilitated by Pierre Zimmerman, M.S., of One Roof Holistic Health Center, we will address issues of self-care, identify sources of stress, discover how to clarify your needs, and explore ways to feel healthier. 

Grief Support Group

  • First and third Wednesday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Online
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 518-886-5210.

Time alone does not heal all woundsgrief needs to be expressed and witnessed to become manageable. This adult-only group provides a safe, private place to talk about the loss of a loved one without judgement, without fear of being a burden. Join us and find comfort in knowing you are not alone.

"Practical Mindfulness for Everyday Living"

  • Fourth Wednesday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Online
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 518-886-5648.

In our monthly group gatherings, we will discuss the benefits of a mindful approach to daily routines. You will be led through guided visualizations and meditations, as well as provided with practical tools to get to the bottom of what triggers us, and why, to better work and flow with all that life brings.

Surviving to Thriving after Cancer Treatment

  • Second Tuesday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Online
  • To receive the virtual meeting invitation, please call 518-886-5648.

The transition from cancer patient to cancer survivor is often a difficult journey. This group will help you build your tool chest with skills to cope, and create your "new normal" so you will have the kind of life you deserve.

Young Survivor's Support Group

  • Last Monday of the month
  • 6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • In-person meeting have been suspended until further notice. 
  • For information, click here or email ysc.saratoga.ny@gmail.com

Join our local in-person support group for breast cancer patients, survivors, and co-survivors in their 40s or younger. Whether you are recently diagnosed, still undergoing treatment, or navigating recovery, it is important to remember you are not alone.

Massage Therapy

  • Second and fourth Thursday of the month
  • By appointment only
  • Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center of Saratoga Hospital
  • For information/scheduling, call Jennifer Baldwin at 518-886-5648.

Complimentary massages offered to oncology patients twice per month at the Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center. Physician approval required.

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