Support Groups

Saratoga Hospital Based Support Groups

Saratoga Hospital Bariatric Weight Loss Support Group

  • First Monday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
  • Embassy Suites by Hilton, 86 Congress Street, Saratoga Springs
  • 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.
  • Mollie Wilmot Radiation Oncology Center of Saratoga Hospital
  • For more information, call Jennifer Baldwin, MSW, at 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.
  • Saratoga Hospital C-1 Conference Room
  • Please register by calling 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.
  • Saratoga Hospital C-1 Conference Room
  • Pre-registration requested. 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 way to feel healthier. 

"Practical Mindfulness for Everyday Living"

  • Fourth Wednesday of the month
  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
  • Saratoga Hospital, C-1 Conference Room
  • For more information, call Jennifer Baldwin, MSW, at 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.
  • The Spring Street Gallery, 110 Spring Street, Saratoga Springs
  • For more information, call Jennifer Baldwin, MSW, at 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

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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