Program Descriptions

Sometimes what we need most is simply to be with other people who understand what we’re going through. Bay Area Cancer Connections offers one-on-one support, social activities and a variety of support groups that are facilitated by licensed therapists and offered
free of charge.

Click on any of the photos below to get more detailed information, or check out our program calendar to see what’s coming up.

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Personalized Cancer Information
Our team can help you find and understand information about your diagnosis and treatment options. As clients and families become more knowledgeable about cancer, they often find that the fear and anxiety that comes with a diagnosis can be significantly diminished. 
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One-On-One
Our one-on-one services include: our Helpline, buddy program, counseling, boutique, Insurance/Employment assistance, the Karen Swanson Fund, and other helpful resources in the community.
​Click above for more information, or contact us here to get started.
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Support Groups
Our support groups cover every step of your process. Ranging from newly diagnosed and in-treatment to post-treatment, there’s a group that can help you. Spanish-speaking and online support groups are also available.
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Special Presentations
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Wellness and Fitness
We host featured events each month that range from reducing stress and anxiety to healing and meditation and more. For a complete list of the special presentations we offer, visit our Event Calendar.Find your escape with our various classes including exercise, meditation, writing, knitting and so much more. Families and caregivers are welcome to join in. There’s something for everyone.