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We understand how important it is to have support and encouragement from other patients living with multiple myeloma. Select a state/province below to find multiple myeloma support groups near you.

Alabama

Birmingham Area Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Cajun Seafood House Restaurant
2531 Rocky Ridge Road, Suite 107
Vestavia, AL 35243
Meet on the first Thursday of the month for dinner at 5:30-7:30pm
Contact: Eric Huckabee – erichuck@att.net
Collinsville First Church of God
9101 Church Road, Collinsville
Meets the 1st Thursday of every month; Time 6:15pm
Contact: Barbara Willard – barbwilla6@aol.com
St. James United Methodist Church
9045 Vaughn Road, Montgomery, Coffee Café
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – Noon
Contact: David and Lori Martin at 334.462.4183 or david.martin@ch2m.com

Alaska

None at this Time

Arizona

AZ Cancer Center @ UMC North
3838 North Amble Avenue, Tucson
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 1:00pm – 3:00pm
Contact: Kathleen Pickrel at 520-694-4786 or kpickrel@umcaz.edu
www.tucson.myeloma.org
Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center
East Valley Multiple Myeloma Education and Support Group
2946 E. Banner Gateway Drive
Gilbert, AZ, 85234
Meets the third Monday of every month; Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm
Contact: Aida Amado at 480 256-4500 or aida.amado@bannerhealth.com, Jackie Labanok at 480 326-9911 or jackie_labanok@yahoo.com, Susan Gordon at 480-543-2000 or susan.gordon@bannerhealth.com
www.BannerMDAnderson.com
The Cancer Support Community
360 East Palm Lane, Phoenix
Meets the 1st Thursday of every month; Time 10:00am – 12:00pm
Contact: Brenda Gregory at 623-362-0853 or bgregory43@yahoo.com
www.twccaz.org

Arkansas

UAMS Family Home, 4300 Markham, Little Rock
Every Wednesday; Time 5:00pm – 6:30pm
A support group for adult patients, family and friends coping with myeloma and other blood cancers.
Contact: Jennifer Gurley at JMGurley@uams.edu

California

North
Enloe Cancer Center
Fountain Medical Plaza
265 Cohasset Road, Ste 140, Chico
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month from 1:30pm – 3:30pm; Enloe Cancer Center Library
Contact Kelly Cox at 310-429-0521
Myeloma Stompers
Town of Windsor Senior Center
9231 Foxwood Dr., Windsor, CA 95492
Meets the 2nd Friday of every month; Time 12:30 – 2:00 PM
Contact Robert Ensten at 707.836.0913 or 415.385.8033 or
myelomastompers@comcast.net
The North Lake Tahoe Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Gene Upshaw Memorial, Tahoe Forest Cancer Center
10121 Pine St, Truckee CA 96161
Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Contact: Mary Dahlberg at 530-582-4144 or marydahlberg@att.net
Shasta Myeloma Support Group
First United Methodist Church
1825 East Street
Room #21
Redding, CA 96001
Meets on the 1st Saturday of each month from 10:00am-12:00pm
Contact: Kati Rosten 530-365-0651 or shastamyelomasupport@gmail.com
Central
Sacramento Valley
Luken Auditorium
Mercy Physicians Plaza, Suite 150,
6555 Coyle Ave., Carmichael, CA 95608
Meets the first Saturday of every month: Time 10:00am – 12:00pm
Contact: Robert Regello at 916-780-9052 or sacmmsupport@imfsupport.org
San Francisco Bay Area
This group rotates monthly meetings among locations Stanford Hospital, Summit Hospital Oakland, Kaiser South San Francisco and Walnut Creek Cancer Community Center;
Meets- 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – 1:00pm . For meeting details, visit www.sfbayareamyelomasupport.org
Contacts: Jack Aiello (jackaiello@comcast.net) and Neill Collier (neil1335@gmail.com)
The San Luis Obispo County Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Hearst Cancer Resource Center
1941 Johnson Ave., Suite 201 A, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Meet on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 1:00 – 3:00 PM
Contact: Debbie Schobel at 805-219-4673 or schobeld3@comcast.net
The Santa Barbara County Multiple Myeloma Support Group
1325 East Church St, Santa Maria CA 93454
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 2:00-4:00pm
Contact: Debby Schobel at 805-739-3780 or schobeld3@comcast.net
South
The Cancer Support Community
530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village 91361
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month excluding June and December; Time 11:00am – 1:00pm
Contact: Kelly Cox at 800-452-2873 (ext 233) or 310-429-0521
Website: http://www.westlake.myeloma.org
George Gibson Senior Center
250 North 3rd Street, Upland
Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month from 2:00-4:00pm
Contact(s): Carlene Pratt at 909-875-8871 or carlene_pratt@yahoo.com
The High Desert Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Mary Medical Center Admin Building (New behind the main building) Suite 1-2, 16071 Kasota, Apple Valley, CA 92307
Meets on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:00am – 12:30pm
Contact: Kelly Cox at 310-429-0521
Los Angeles Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Westchester United Methodist Church
8065 Emerson Avenue, Westchester (LA), CA 90045
Meets on the 3rd Saturday in January, March, May, July, September, and November from 10:30am – 12:30pm
Contact: Mike and Deborah Verla or Ron and Jennie Handy at 310-502-6757 or 310-516-6828, or LosAngeles@imfsupport.org
Lucy Curci Cancer Center
39000 Bob Hope Drive, Rancho Mirage, CA
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month
Contact: Kelly Cox at 310-429-0521
Riverside Community Hospital
Health Education Center, 4445 Magnolia Avenue, Riverside, CA
(in front of main hospital – corner 14th Street & Magnolia Ave.)
Contact: Monica Vann at 951-377-6042 or inlandempire@imfsupport.org
San Fernando Valley Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Temple Judea, 5429 Lindley Ave Tarzana, CA 91356
Meets the third Wednesday of the month from 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Contact: Malcolm Katz at 818-515-6060 or sfvmmgroup@gmail.com
The San Gabriel Valley Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Cancer Support Community Pasadena – Humane Society Building
76 E. Del Mar Blvd, Suite 215, Pasadena, CA 91105
Meets on the 1st Monday of each month (except holidays) from 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Larry D’Addario or Maureen Matulich at 626-351-9357 or 626-827-1634, or larry9850@gmail.com or mlmatulich@att.net.
The Santa Barbara County Multiple Myeloma Support Group
1325 East Church St, Santa Maria, CA 93454
Meets the 3rd Thursday of each month: Time 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Contact: Debbie Schobel at 805-219-4673 or schobeld3@comcast.net
UC Irvine Medical Center
Psych Bldg. 3, 101 The City Drive South, Orange, CA
Meets the 1st Thursday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Contact(s): Tom Swick at 714-785-5095 or ocmmsg@imfsupport.org
San Diego Myeloma Support Group
Sanford Consortium for Regenerative, Medicine Conference Room 1013 A/B 2880
Torrey Pines Scenic Drive La Jolla, CA 92037
Meets on the 2nd Monday of each month from 6:30-8:30pm
Contact: Tom Tucker at 760-736-8230 or sdmmsg@imfsupport.org

Colorado

Blood Cancer Institute
1721 E. 19th Avenue, Suite 300
Denver, CO 80218
Contact: Vicki Snider, RN, BSN, OCN, 720-754-4897, Vicki.Snider@HealthONEcares.com
Kaiser Permanente’s
Franklin Medical Center
2045 Franklin Street, Basement Level, Heyer Room
Denver, CO 80205
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month 9-11 a.m.
Contact: Sarah Kelzenberg, 602-565-1977, Denver@imfsupport.org
National Jewish Health
1400 Jackson Street
Denver, CO 80206
Contact: Laurel Hart and Ann Mullen, Patient Education, 303-398-1606, hartl@njhealth.org
Qualife Wellness Community
Denver, 80012
Call for meeting details
Contact: Diane Seccombe at 303.722.2289 or shred2@mindspring.com
Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers
1800 Williams Street, Ste 300, Denver, 80012
Meets once each quarter; Please call for details.
Contact: Kelly Cox at IMF at 800-452-2873 or kcox@myeloma.org
University of Colorado
Anschutz Medical Campus
1665 Aurora Court
Aurora, CO 80045
Contact: Anna Bruno, 720-848-6400 or email anna.bruno@uchealth.org

Connecticut

The Connecticut Multiple Myeloma Fighters Information Group
Prospect Public Library, 17 Center street, Prospect, CT 06712
Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Contact: Robin Tuohy at 203-206-3536 or rtuohy@myeloma.org
Harold Leever Regional Cancer Center
1075 Chase Pkwy., Waterbury
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact(s): Michael & Robin Touhy at 203.206.3536 or tuohy@snet.net
Multiple Myeloma Support Group of Fairfield County
St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, Taylor Room, 1848 Post Rd., Darien, CT.
Meets on the first Tuesday of each month, except Holidays, from 6:00 – 8:00 PM
Contact: Gerrianne Delaney at 203-461-8518 or gddelaney@optonline.net
The Rocky Hill Mulitple Myeloma Support Group
Starling Physicians Corporate Office, 2110 Silas Deane Highway, Rocky Hill, CT., 2nd floor conference room (Listed on Yale’s website)
Meets on the second Monday of most months from 5:00 – 6:30 PM
Contact: Christie Flori at 860-246-6647 (ext. 2049) or cfiori@starlingphysicians.com
Yale Cancer Center Support Group
Yale Cancer Center 20 York Street New Haven, CT
Meets the last Tuesday of every month, 6:00 – 8:00pm
Contact: Liora Lew at 203-200-6356

Delaware

Eden Hill Medical Center
3rd Floor Conference Room
200 Banning street (off Route 8), Dover, 19904
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time: 1:30pm – 3:30 pm
Contact: Josephine Diagonale at 302-233-8229 or mmsupportde@comcast.net
Helen F. Graham Cancer Center
4701 Ogletown-Stanton, Newark
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 7:00pm
Contact: Danielle Brown, MSW at 302.623.4703 or dabrown@christiancare.org

District of Columbia

None at This Time

Florida

North
D’Acosta House
703 NE First Street, Gainesville
Meets the 2nd Monday of every month; Time 6:30pm
Contact: Gale Smith, LCSW at 352.265.0062 or smothgm@shands.ufl.edu
Gainesville Area Myeloma Support Group
The Cancer Center at North Florida Regional Medical Center, Community Room, 6420 NW Newberry Road, Gainesville, FL 32605
Meets on the 2nd Monday of each month from 5:30 – 7:30pm
Contact: Linda Henry, 352.529.7050 or Email: lshenry@embarqmail.com
The North Florida Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Mayo Clinic, Room 1106 of the Cannaday Bldg
4500 San Pablo Rd. (off J.T. Butler Blvd., SR 202), Jacksonville, FL 32224
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month; 6:00 – 8:30pm
Contact: Dianna Chiles at 904.491.0007 or by email at luvsuns@comcast.net
http://northflorida.support.myeloma.org/
Palm Coast Multiple Myeloma Support Group
The Florida Hospital, Flagler Classroom D, 60 Memorial Medical Parkway, Palm Coast, FL 32164
Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 5:00pm
Contact: Arnold Levine, 386.503.0538 or Email: amlevine129@gmail.com
The Panama City Myeloma Support Group
The Learning Center of the Diagnostic Building, Gulf Coast Diagnostic Center, 2024 State Avenue, Panama City, FL 32405
Meets the 1st Saturday of every month (except July) from 10:00am until noon
Contact: Mike and Sarah Davis at engdavis@gmail.com or call 850-774-4748
The Tallahassee Florida Multiple Myeloma Support
The Pool Clubhouse of the Westminster Oaks Campus, 1210 Commencement Cove, Tallahassee, FL 32308
Meets on the 4th Monday of each month (except August and December) at 5:30 – 7:30pm
Contact: Julia Pallentino, 850.933.7274, or Email: arnplaw@comcast.net
West Florida Regional Library
200 West Gregory Street, Pensacola
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am
Contact: Debi Pleitner at 850.982.3087 or ECMMSG@gmail.com
Central
Brooksville/Nature Coast Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Florida Cancer Specialists, 7154 Medical Center Drive, Spring Hill, FL 34608
Meets on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30pm
Contact: Paula Nemet, 508.728.8115, or Email: paulanernet@yahoo.com, mds626@aol.com
Central Florida Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Asbury Methodist Church, 220 W. Horatio Ave. Maitland, FL.
2nd Monday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Arlene McCutcheon, 407-415-1895 or Email:peperncc@gmail.com
Florida Cancer Specialists
4420 Sun N. Lake Blvd, Sebring
Meets the 4th Monday of every month; Time 6:30pm
Contact: Sandra Fantauzzi at 863.385.1244
The Melbourne Florida Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Suntree Viera Public Library, 902 Jordan Blass Dr., Melbourne, FL 32940
Meets on the 4th Monday of each month at 10:30 AM – 12:30pm
Contact: Judy and Bill Towse 941-962-6090 or email: judithstowse@gmail.com
The North Tampa Florida Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Floortime Dance Studio, 6520 Yellowhammer Avenue, Tampa, FL 33625
Meets on the 3rd Saturday of each month from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM
Contact: Camille Wilson, 813.624.3872, or Email: northtampa@imfsupport.org
The Ocala Stomping Out Myeloma Support Group
Howard Academy, 306 NW 7th Avenue, Ocala, FL 34475
Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month at 11:00 AM
Contact: Tanjua Brown, 352.671.3090 or Email: tanjuarnays@yahoo.com
One Senior Place
8085 Spyglass Hill Road, Melbourne, FL 32940
The Melbourne Florida Multiple Myeloma Support Group meets on the 3rd Monday of each month at 10:30AM – 12:30PM.
For more information, please contact Judy & Bill Towse at 321-255-1181 or Judy by e-mail at judithstowse@gmail.com or Bill by e-mail at wtowsejr@cfl.rr.com.
Sarasota Multiple Myeloma Network and Education Group
HealthFit Building, 5880 Rand Blvd Ste 102, Sarasota, FL 34238
Meets: 4th Friday of each month from 11:00am to 1:00pm
Contact: Tammy Simon, RN (941) 917-6205
Sarasota Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Jewish Family and Children’s Services, 1050 S. Tuttle Ave, Sarasota, FL
Meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 1:30 – 3:00 PM
Contact: Karen Kelly, RN 941-962-6090 or Email: karenforseniors@gmail.com
Senior Center at Oak Hill Hospital
11375 Cortex Blvd (Hwy 50), Brooksville
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Contact: Pat Killingsworth at 715.271.5037 or pat.helpwithcancer.org
Space Coast Cancer Center
840 North Washington Ave, Titusville
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; Time 5:30pm –7:00pm
Contact: Rosemary Herring at 321.271.4906 or spacecoastmm@cfl.rr.com
Tampa Bay Multiple Myeloma Educational Group
Mease Countryside Hospital
3231 McMullen Booth Rd, Safety Harbor, FL 34695
Meets on the 1st Saturday of each month from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM in Meeting Room 3
Contact: Jim Barth at 727.804.2153 or Tampabaymyeloma@gmail.com to confirm meeting time and location.
The Villages Support Group
The Madison Room of the Laurel Manor Recreation Center, 1985 Laurel Manor Drive, The Villages, FL 32162
Meets the 1st Tuesday of the month from 1:00-3:00pm
Contact: Dan List, 352-259-9435 or Email: danlist31498@hotmail.com
The Wellness Community
3900 Clark Road, Bldg P-3, Sarasota
Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month; Time 2:30pm
Contact(s): Laurel Healy / Julie O’Brien at 941.921.5539
or laurel@wellness-swfl.org / julieobee@verizon.net
www.wellness-swfl.org
South
Bethesda Memorial Hospital
2815 S. Seacrest Blvd., Boynton Beach
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of each month; Time 2:00pm – 3:30pm
Contact: Lynn Edinoff, LCSW, Oncology at 561.737.7733 ext. 4948 or lynn.edinoff@bethesdahealthcare.com
Boca Raton Multiple Myeloma Support Group
James Rutherford Community Center, 2000 Yamato Road, Boca Raton, FL 33431
bocaraton.support.myeloma.org
Meets the 1st Monday of every month; Time 6:30-8:30pm
Contact: Dawn Toimil, 561-901-5938
The Cancer Support Community
8609 S. Dixie Hwy, Miami
4th Wednesday of every month (3rd Wed in Nov. and Dec.); Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact(s): Peggy Rios, Program Director / Mae S. Greenberg, LMHC at 305.668.5900 / 305.252.0940 or prios@twcmiami.com / maegreenberg@att.net
Charlotte County Library on Rt. 776
Rt. 776, Englewood
Meets the 2nd Saturday of each month; Time 11:00 am
Contact(s): Joanne Stramara Ascencio at 941.697.2493 or joannestram@comcast.net
Cleveland Clinic Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Weston
Call for dates and times
Contact: Cara Kondaki, LCSW at 954.659.5604
Ft. Myers Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Hope Hospice – Administration Bldg.
9470 Healthpark Circle, Ft. Myers, 33908
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00 pm
Contact: Dan Neidert at 239-246-7812 or bradnad@comcast.net
Hollywood Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Sylvester Cancer Center Hollywood, (BB&T Building), Fourth Floor
3850 Hollywood Boulevard, Hollywood, FL 33021
Meets the 1st Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact(s): Ronnie Maynard at 954.971.5549 or myelomabroward@yahoo.com
Lutgert Cancer Center
681 4th Avenue North, Naples
Meets the 4th Thursday of every month; Time 12:00pm – 1:30pm
Contact: Dr. Nancy Fessenden at 239.992.5781 or fessendenn@fl-sun.leukemia-lymphoma.org
The Naples Multiple Myeloma Support Group
North Naples Hospital, Brookdale Conference Center, 11190 Health Park Blvd., Naples, FL 34110.
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at 6:00pm
Contact: Russ and Corine Duggan 239-293-4079 or naples@imfsupport.org
North Naples Hospital
1190 Health Park Blvd (Room 116), Naples
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 9:00am
Contact: Joanie Borbely at jborbely@myeloma.org or call 860.655.7107

Hawaii

None at this time

Idaho

None at this time

Georgia

Briarcliff United Methodist Church
4105 Briarcliff Road NE, Atlanta
Meets the 1st Saturday of every month; Time 10:30am – 12:30pm
Contact: Nancy Bruno or Joe Brown at 404.633.4797 or 770-484-9212 or aammsg-2@comcast.net or joebrown9212@bellsouth.net
www.mmsg.org/
Macy’s Greenbriar Mall
2841 Greenbriar Pkwy. SW (2nd Floor), Atlanta
Meets the 4th Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – 12:00pm
Contact(s): Doris Morgan at 404.346.1372 / 404.357.1186 or dorismorgan@aol.com; Bridgette Tarplin at btarplin2000@yahoo.com
Southwest GA Cancer Coalition
2332 Lake Park Drive, Albany
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Contact: Barbara Blake at 229-308-7337 or bblake5186@yahoo.com

Illinois

Cancer Support Center
2028 Elm Road, Homewood
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Lisa Schneider, MS, LPC at 708.798.9171 or lschneider@cancersupportcenter.org
www.cancersupportcenter.org
Cancer Wellness Center
215 Revere Drive, Northbrook
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Priscilla Andrews, MA, LCPC, at 847-509-9595
Gilda’s Club
537 N. Wells Street, Chicago
Meets the last Wednesday of every month; Time 6:30pm
Contact: Karen Grimley at karengrimley@gildasclubchicago.org or Gail Mitchell at gailmitchell@gildasclubchicago.org; Call 312.464.9900
Living Well Resource Center
1803 West State Street (Rte 38), Geneva
Meets the 3rd Monday of every month
Contact: info@livingwellcrc.org
http://www.livingwellcrc.org/support/support_programs/
Northwestern Medicine Multiple Myeloma Patient Support Group
251 E Huron St, Chicago, IL 60611
Feinberg Pavilion Conference Room 2-716
Meets the first Monday of every month
Contact: Aubrey Biga, Myeloma Patient Navigator at Aubrey.Biga@nm.org or 312.695.5378
St. Joseph Medical Park
1475 Kisker Road (off Hwy 94)
Education Room, St. Charles
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month; Time 10:00am
Contact: Kathy Cartwright at 636.447.9006 or hoss4twa@sbcglobal.net
Wellness House
131 N. County Line Road, Hinsdale
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Linda Kengott, MA, LPC at 630.323.5150 or lkengott@wellnesshouse.org

Indiana

Lutheran Hospital (campus)
Lutheran Comprehensive Cancer Center
7910 W. Jefferson Blvd.
Medical Office Bldg. 2, Suite 109, Fort Wayne
Meets the 3rd Monday of every month; Time 6:00pm
Contact: Wendy Rowland at 260.435.7959
South Bend Library
Downtown, 304 S. Main St., South Bend
Meets the 4th Monday of every month; Time 6:00pm
Contact: Sandra Winicur at 574-288-5372
St. Vincent Hospital, Board Room
Suite 257, Entrance 3, Elevator C to the 2nd Floor
13500 N. Meridian Street, Carmel
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30 pm
Contact: Leo J. Dierckman at 317-379-6400 or jdierckman@indy.rr.com

Iowa

John Stoddard Cancer Center at Iowa Methodist Hospital
1221 Pleasant Street
4th Floor Conference Room, Des Moines
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; Time 5:15pm 6:30pm
Contact: Kathy Hunnicut, RN, BSN or Wendy Sontag at 515.241.8505 or 515-270-6169 or hunnickm@ihs.org / sontagw@ia.leukemia-lymphoma.org
www.johnstoddardcancer.org

Kansas

Central United Methodist Church
5144 Oak Street, Kansas City
Meets the 4th Monday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Cindy Ralston at 913.268.7422 or cralston@everstkc.net
Faith Lutheran Church
Gage Blvd and 17th Street, Topeka
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Donna LaRocque at 903-845-6711 or larocque9@gmail.com

Kentucky

None at this time

Louisiana

Broadmoor Baptist Church
4110 Youree Drive, Shreveport
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Contact: Pete & Carolyn Petty or Donna LaRocque at 318-518-2693 or 903-918-9553 or cfpett@gmail.com or larocque9@gmail.com
Cancer Services of Greater Baton Rouge
550 Lobdell Avenue, Baton Rouge
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 12:00pm – 1:00pm*
*Call for exact time and details
Contact: Esther Sachse at 225.927.2273 or esachse@cancerservices.org
www.cancerservices.org

Maine

Cancer Community Center
778 Main Street (Rte 1), South Portland
Meets the 1st Tuesday of every month; Time 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Contact: Tom Liebert at 603.319.1765 or Facility (207) 774-2200 or tbliebert@gmail.com
www.cancercommunitycenter.org

Maryland

Hematology Support Group
Doctors Community Hospital
8118 Good Luck Road
4th Floor, North Building, Lanham
Meets the 4th Monday of each month; Time 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Kelly Alfaro, LLS at 703.960.1100 or kelly.alfaro@lls.org

Massachusetts

Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Room 764 of the Smith Building
44 Binney Street, Boston
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Contact: Larissa Patacchiola, LICSW at 617.582.7576
www.dfci.org/supportgroups
United Methodist Church
430 Walnut Street, Newton
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – 12:00pm
Contact: Joyce Collier at 617-332-5777 or jcollier@facing-cancer.org
www.facing-cancer.org

Michigan

Flint Area Multiple Myeloma Support Group
McLaren Hospitality House
Conference Center
3170 Beecher Road Flint, MI 48532
We meet on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 6:30 – 8:00 PM from September through June.
For more information, please contact Starr Fittante at 810-820-1592 or E-mail: FlintSGL@IMFSupport.org
Flint.support.myeloma.org
Gilda’s Club
3517 Rochester Road, Royal Oak
Meets the 1st Tuesday of every month; Time 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Michelle Warren at 248-577-0800 ext. 23 or mwarren@gildasclubdetroit.org
www.gildasclubdetroit.org
Great Lakes Cancer Institute
McLaren, 4100 Beecher Road Suite A (conference room), Flint
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month; Time 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Judy or Morley Biesman at 810-732-4738 or judy@biesman.com
St. Joseph’s Hospital
5320 Huron River Drive, 2nd Floor
(enter through the Women’s Health Center, Room 1A)
Meets the 1st Tuesday of every month; Time 7:30pm
Contact: Mary Norat at (734) 645-1713 or or annarbormyelomagroup@yahoo.com
http://www.annarbor.support.myeloma.org/

Minnesota

The Central MN Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Willmar Fire Department, 515 2nd Street SW, Willmar, MN 56201 – in the Training Room
Meets Second Saturday of each month from 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Contact: Bev and Tony Hartzburg: 320-894-8101 or
Steve and Sheila Ellingoe: 320-295-3940 or
Jesse and Carrie Wadsworth: 320-364-2222 or
Email: CentralMN@IMFsupport.org
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The Fairmont MN Area MM Support Group
Mayo Clinic Health Systems – Hospital
800 Clinic Circle Drive, Fairmont, MN 56031
Meets on the 4th Saturday of every other month (Feb, April, June, August, October, & December) from 10:00 AM to 12-noon in “The Classroom” (Park on hospital side of building and enter at the main entrance. Meeting room is on the ground floor.
Contact: Joyce Schultz, Support Group Leader, 402 E Main St, Ceylon, MN 56121
Email: fairmont@imfsupport.org, Phone: 507-632-4412, Mobile: 507-230-0207
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Methodist Hospital Cancer Center
St. Louis Park
Call or email for meeting dates/times
Contact: Pat Harwood at 952.473.1782 or tcmyeloma@gmail.com;
Fred Sulzbach at 612.720.4908 or fsulzbach@comcast.net
Rochester Sharing Sessions
Gift of Life Transplant House
705 2nd St SW. (North Side)
Rochester, MN
*Note: The Transplant House has 2 locations. We meet at the North Location (the old house).
Meetings are held from 10:00 am to noon
Teresa Miceli: Rochester@IMFsupport.org
Phone: 507-288-7470
Visit Website
The Stillwater Support Group
Family Means Center 1875 Northwestern Ave S. Stillwater, MN 55082
Meets from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM on the second Wednesday of each month
Barb Davis = Phone: 651-486-9360, Email: barbdaviskinoglu@gmail.com
Bev Culy = Phone: 651-337-1747, Email: bculy0561@comcast.net
Diane Zimmerhakl = Phone: 651-731-5442, Email: zimmerhakl@msn.com
General Stillwater Support Group Email: Stillwater@imfsupport.org
Visit Website

Twin Cities Area

The Twin Cities Support Group
Heart & Vascular Center conference room B&C at Park Nicollet Methodist Hospital
6500 Excelsior Blvd. Saint Louis Park, MN
(Park in the Blue Ramp at the front of the hospital, the conference room is on the Ground floor.)
Meets on the second Saturday of each month from 10:00 am to 12:00 noon
Contact: Fred Sulzbach = Phone: 952-938-0232, Email: FJS21105@gmail.com
Gerry Landy = Phone: 651-447-6940, Email: promptland@yahoo.com
Visit website
Call for meeting dates/times
Meets every 4 to 6 weeks
Contact: Pat Harwood/ Fred Sulzbach at 952.473.1782/ 952.938.0232 or tcmyeloma@gmail.com / fsulzbach@earthlink.net

Mississippi

Collinsville First Church of God
9101 Church Road, Collinsville
Meets the 1st Thursday of every month; Time 6:15pm
Contact: Barbara Willard at barbwilla6@aol.com
The Corner Bakery Café
108 Market Street, Flowood
Meets the 1st Saturday of the month; Time: 2pm to 4pm
Contact: Camille Wright at 601.573.8292 or wrightcamille@bellsouth.net

Missouri

Central United Methodist Church
5144 Oak Street, Kansas City
Meets the 4th Monday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contact: Cynthia Ralston at 913.268.7422 or cralston@everstkc.net
Cox Medical Plaza #2
3850 S. National Ave., Springfield
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; Time 3- 4:15pm
Contact: Barbara Nash, Psy.D. at 417.269.6891
St. Joseph Medical Park
Education Room
1475 Kisker Road (off Hwy 94), St. Charles
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month; 10:00am
Contact: Kathy Cartwright at 636.447.9006 or hoss4twa@sbcglobal.net

Montana

None at this time

Nebraska

Home Federal Bank Building
Webb Road & Stolley park, Grand Island
Meets the the 1st Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00pm-7:30pm
Contact: Alan Goodsite at 702-233-4412 or Jim or Pat Omel at 308.382.5624/jimomel@charter.net or

Nevada

Caring Place
4425 South Jones Blvd, Suite 1, Las Vegas, NV 89103
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time: 11:00am – 1:00pm
Contact Bob and Brenda Probstfield at 702.510.7829 or
argoodlv@aol.com
The Las Vegas Multiple Myeloma Support Group
972 Hollandsworth Ave, Las Vegas, NV 89123
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 1:00pm – 2:30pm
Contact Modenia Black at 859-893-8385 or modeniablack@yahoo.com
Leukemia Lymphoma Society Offices
6280 S. Valley View Blvd #342, Las Vegas, NV 89118
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 11:00am-1:00pm
Contact Alan Goodsite at 702-233-4412 or argoodlv@aol.com
The Reno Carson Tahoe Myeloma Support Group
Carson Tahoe Cancer Resource Center, 1535 Medical Parkway, Carson City, NV 89703
Meets the 4th Thursday of every month; Time 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Contact Anne Elson or Jerry Vivant at 775-267-9371, 775-882-8672 or 775-445-7500 or email aelson3485@gmail.com

New Hampshire

New Hampshire Myeloma Support Group
163 South River Road Unit F
Bedford, NH
Meets third Thursday of each month at 6:00pm.
Contact: Susan Gimilaro at 603-426-2035 or Leslie Johnson at 603-960-0004.

New Jersey

The Central New Jersey Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Steeplechase Cancer Center, 30 Rehill Ave. Somerville, NJ 08876
Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month from 6:30 – 8:30 PM
Contact: Frank & Debbie Morelli at 908-876-3967 or CentralNJ@IMFSupport.org
Cherry Hill Myeloma Support Group
2201 Chapel Avenue, Cherry Hill, NJ
Meets on the 3rd Saturday of most months from 1:30 – 3:00 PM.
Contact: Helen Rose at 856-979-9950 or 856-488-6500 or helengrose14@comcast.net
The Hackensack Multiple Myeloma Support Group
John Theurer Cancer Center at HUMC, 92 Second Street, 1st floor conference room(#2), Hackensack, NJ.
Meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month from 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Contact: Linda Schmidt, MSN, RN at 551-996-8704 or 201-996-5983 or linda.schmidt@hackensackmeridian.org
Kennedy Memorial Hospital
2201 Chapel Avenue (corner of Cooper Landing Road), Cherry Hill
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 1:30pm – 3:00pm
Contact: Helen Rose at 856.488.6500 or helengrose14@comcast.net
Ocean County Myeloma Support Group
Southern Ocean Medical Center 1140 Route 72 W, Manahawkin, NJ 08050, Conference Room 1.
Founded in April, 2018, meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month from 3:30 – 5:00 PM
Contact: Lizzie Martinez at 609-978-3070 or Elizabeth.Martinez@Hackensackmeridian.org
Steeplechase Cancer Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital (Somerset)
30 Rehill Avenue, Somerville 08876
Meets the 1st Wednesday of every month; Time 6:30pm – 8:30pm
Frank and Debbie Morelli Central NJ Multiple Myeloma Support Group co-leaders

New Mexico

The Land of Enchantment Myeloma Support Group
Holistic Health and Wellness Center Community Room
490 B West Zia Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87505
Meets the 1st Wednesday of each month; Time 11:30am – 1:30pm
Contact: Susan Benjamin or John DeFlice; Phone: 505-690-4597 or 505-897-4167; Email: benjamin4@cybermesa.com or jdeflice@gmail.com
http://santafe.support.myeloma.org/

New York

The Adirondack Myeloma Support Group
Rocksport Indoor Climbing Room, located in the Community Room
54 Carey Road, Queensbury, NY 12804.
Founded October 4th 2018, meets on the 1st Thursday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Contact: Traci Coyne at 518-722-7445 or Adirondack@imfsupport.org
Gilda’s Club Myeloma Support Group
Gilda’s Club, 80 Maple Avenue, White Plains, NY
Meets on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 5:30 – 7:30 PM
Contact: Jeff O’Donnell (914-844-2629/jpodonnell@gmail.com) or John Auerbacher (914-725-4871/ja@auerbacher.com)
Group Email: Westchester@IMFsupport.org
www.gildasclubwestchester.org
Gilda’s Club Rochester
255 Alexander Street, Rochester
Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Contact: Mary Casselman at mcasselman@canceraction.org
www.gildasclubrochester.org
Goshen Myeloma Support Group
Orange County Department of Mental Health Building
30 Harriman Dr
Goshen, NY 10924
Meets the 3rd Monday of each month; Time: 10:00 a.m. – noon
Contact: Adina Epstein at 845-326-6879 or email ocny@imfsupport.org
http://www.ocny.support.myeloma.org
The Jewish Community Center
1466 Manor Road, Staten Island, New York
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Contact: Laura Mooney at 718.390.7008 or 718.524.6970 or simyeloma@gmail.com
NY Presbyterian Hospital/Cornell University
1300 York Avenue & 69th Street, Room A126 at NYPH/WC, New York
Monthly meetings – call for dates; Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Linda Halperin, LCSW at 212.746.3964
http://www.myelomacenter.org
Mount Sinai Myeloma Support Group
1425 Madison Avenue, between 98th and 99th Streets, New York, NY
Room 4-82 (4th floor, Transplant Conference Room)
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month; Time: 7:00pm
Contacts: Mike Katz (917-692-4167/mike@myeloma.org) or Yu Mee Song(212-824-8771)
Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Meets 4th Monday of every month
11 am – 12:30 pm
Orange Regional Medical Center
707 East Main Street
Radiation Oncology Conference Room C1227
(enter through Cancer Center)
Middletown, NY 10940
Roswell Park Cancer Institute
Main hospital – Radiation Clinic Waiting Room, Ground Fl, Buffalo
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Contacts: Frank Brown at 718.845.7790/frank.brown@roswellpark.org or Teresa Wiech at 718.845.8022
Roswell Park Myeloma Support Group
Jacobs Conference Center (1st floor), Elm & Carlton Streets, Buffalo, NY
Meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Contacts: Bethann Levin at 716-845-4571 or Bethann.Levin@RoswellPark.org
St. Peter’s RC Church
1327 Port Washington Blvd., Port Washington
Meets the 4th Thursday of every month; Time: 7:00pm – 9:00pm
Contact: Joe Scibetta at 516.869.1170 or scibetta@optonline.net
Staten Island Multiple Myeloma Support Group
301 East Main Street, Bayshore
Meets the 1st Saturday of every month; call for meeting time
Contact: Bill & Helen Kruger at 631.581.3226 or wkruger210@optonline.net
The Staten Island Myeloma Support Group
Jewish Community Center, 1466 Manor Road, Staten Island, NY 10306
Meets on the 2nd Wednesday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Contact: Laura Mooney at 917-715-9665 or 347-727-8814 or SImyeloma@gmail.com
Weill Cornell Myeloma Support Group
Belfer Research Building, room BB204-A/B, 413 East 69th Street (between York and 1st), New York, in the Belfer Research Building WEILL CORNELL Group
Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of each month (August – June) from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
Contact: Mayra Sandoval at 646-962-6554 or mas9625@nyp.org

North Carolina

The Blood & Cancer Clinic
1565 Purdue Drive, Fayetteville
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month; call for time
Contact: Elizabeth Jones at 910-483-8586 ext. 102 or thailey@cancersmoc.com
Duke University Hospital
Teer House
4019 North Roxbury Road, Durham
Meets the 3rd Thursday of the month; Time 5:30pm-7:00pm
Contact: cancersupport@duke.edu or call 919-684-4497
The Frye Regional Cancer Center Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Frye Cancer Support Center
328 North Center Street, Hickory
Meets every other month:
February 15, 2018
April 19, 2018
June 21, 2018
August 16, 2018
October 18, 2018
December 20, 2018
For more information, call 828.315.3596, option 4.
To register, call 828.315.3391.
The Lake Norman Multiple Myeloma Support Group
The Lake Norman Regional Medical Center
171 Fairview Rd, Mooresville
Meets every third Wednesday of the month; Time: 6:30 – 8pm
Contact: Lou Mintzer at lou_mintzer@hotmail.com
Salvation Army
535 Bell Fork Road, Jacksonville
2nd Saturday of each month ; Time: 10am- Noon
Contact: Paul Hetman at 910.346.9060 or phetman@ec.rr.com
The Sandy Hirsch Charlotte Area Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Carmel Presbyterian Church, Ligon Building
2048 Carmel Road, Charlotte, North Carolina 28226
Meets the 1st Saturday of each month (except holidays); Time: 10am – 12pm
Contact: David Hirsch at 704.302.7020 or dwhirsch@gmail.com

North Dakota

None at this time

Ohio

Denny’s Restaurant
4020 Belmont Avenue, Youngstown
Call for meeting dates/times
Contact: Donna Detwiler, RN at 330-770-0808 or donndet2000@yahoo.com
Cancer Support Community Central Ohio (formerly the Wellness Community)
10330 Sawmill Parkway Suite 600, Powell
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time: 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Nick Menedis / Nina Lewis Progam Director at 614.868.8506 / 614.791.9510 or IMFnick48@aol.com
Cleveland Clinic Taussig
Cancer Center Room R3-002
9500 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland
Meets March, June, September, December (for exact dates please contact); Time: 1:30-3pm
Contact: Barbara Savage, LISW 216-444-6465/ savage@ccf.org, or Debbie Hastings at 216-445-5008/ hastingsd@ccf.org.
The Wellness Community
Blue Ash
4918 Cooper Road, Cincinnati
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month; Time 6:30pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Bill Jackson at wejackson@roadrunner.com or cincy.myeloma.org

Oklahoma

Mercy Cancer Resource Center
4205 McAuley Blvd, Ste 100, Oklahoma City
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Contact LLS at 405.752.3388

Oregon

Providence Cancer Center
4805 NE Gilsan Suite 1N, Portland
Contact: A’lee Wardwell, Oncology Social Worker, LCSW at 503-215-5305 /a’lee.wardwell@providence.org
St. Vincent Medical Center
9205 SW Barnes Road, Conference Room 4, Portland 97225
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 10:00am – 11:30am
Contact: Laura Brown, Patient Access Manager at 971-230-2297 / A’lee Wardwell, Oncology Social Worker, LCSW at 503.215.5305/a’lee.wardwell@providence.org
Williamette Valley Cancer Center
520 Country Club Road, Eugene 97401
Meets the 3rd Wednesday of every month; Time 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Contact: Laura Brown, Patient Access Manager at 971-230-2297 / A’lee Wardwell, Oncology Social Worker, LCSW at 503.215.5305/a’lee.wardwell@providence.org

Pennsylvania

Myeloma and Blood Cancer Support Group
Candy’s Place, a Cancer Wellness Center
190 Welles St., Forty Fort, PA 18704
Meets on the 2nd Tuesday of every other month (March, May, July, September, and November)
Contact: 570-714-8800
Visit our Facebook Page
Philadelphia Multiple Myeloma Networking Group
Ralston House, 3615 Chestnut Street (near UPENN Medical Center)
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Meets on the 2nd Saturday of each month from 1:30 – 3:30 PM
Contact: Maddie Hunter (732-549-7981/maddie@hunterunlimited.com) or Marilyn Alexander (215-694-4146/malex19115@comcast.net)
Starting January 11th, 2020, this group will begin meeting at the following address:
University of Sciences Building
600 S 43rd Street
Location: IPEX building Room 239-240
Philadelphia, PA 19104
The Pittsburgh Myeloma Support Group
Our Clubhouse
2816 Smallman Street, Pittsburgh
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Yvonne Yaksic at 412-527-2702 or pittsburgh@imfsupport.org

Rhode Island

Warwick Public Library
600 Sandy Lane, Warwick
1st Saturday of every other month (starting February) from 9:00 – 11:30 AM
For more information, please contact Mike Schmidt at 401-397-2268 or Mirna Sangiovanni at 401-954-6107 or by E-mail at RI@imfsupport.org; or visit the group website www.rimm.myeloma.org.

South Carolina

Jewish Community Center
306 Flora Drive, Columbia, SC 29223
We meet the 2nd Saturday of every other month, starting with February, from 1:00-3:00 pm. (We do meet in the summer.)
Contact is Susan Mandel, susiemmandel@gmail.com
Tidelands Health Conference Center
Waccamaw Medical Park South
4367 Riverwood Drive
Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
2nd Thursday of each month; Time: 4pm – 6pm
Contact: Janet Kerrigan at 843-655-3462 or jleighk10@hotmail.com
Westminster Presbyterian Church
1157 Sam Rittenberg Blvd Charleston, SC 29407
Please contact for more information
Contact: Tiffany Williams 843-813-3969/ Carol Cunningham 919-308-3255
10:00 AM – 12:00 PM on the 2nd Saturday of each month
McLeod Center for Cancer Treatment and Research
3rd Tuesday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
401 East Cheves Street, Florence, SC.
Please contact for more information: Raquel Serrano, MSW, LMSW, OSW-C at 843-777-5695
or by E-mail at rserrano@mcleodhealth.org.
Prisma Health Upstate Eastside Office
1st Thursday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
65 International Dr., Greenville, SC 29615.
Tanika Dillard at (864) 987-7000 or by E-mail at greenville@imfsupport.org.
Self Regional Healthcare Cancer Center
5:00 PM on the 1st Thursday of every other month, beginning October 6, 2016
1325 Spring St., Greenwood, SC 29646.
Amanda Kelley at 864-725-7125 or by E-mail at amanda.kelley@selfregional.org.
St. Luke UMC
4th Saturday of each month from 10:00 – 11:30 AM
3080 Okatie Highway, Okatie, SC 29909. For more information, please contact
Julie McKay, at 843-729-8061 or by E-mail at tugboatjulie@yahoo.com.

The Regional Medical Center (TRMC), Community Outreach Building
4th Thursday of each month from 6:00 – 7:30 PM
1324 Hutto Street Orangeburg, SC 29118.
For more information, please contact Tiffany Williams, at 843-813-3969 or by E-mail at Orangeburg@imfsupport.org

South Dakota

None at this time

Tennessee

Memorial Center for Cancer Support
605 Glenwood Drive, Suite 307, Chattanooga, 37404
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; 6pm – 7:30pm (No meetings in July or Dec.)
Contact Linda and Jack Huguelet 423.886.3554 chattanoogammsg@gmail.com / Gerre Schwert, 423.495.7778 Gerre_Schwert@memorial.org
Cookeville
Please contact for location and times.
Contact: Gary Curto at (931) 783-2003 or garkaysadie@gmail.com
Health Resource Center at the Mall at Johnson City
2011 North Roan Street, Johnson City, 37601
Meets the 1st Saturday of every month; Time 11:00am-1:00pm
Contact: Darlene Jesse at 423.538.6923/pennywort6@earthlink.net
Gilda’s Club Nashville
1707 Division Street, Nashville, 37203
Meets the 3rd Monday (all blood cancers)/ 3rd Wednesday (MM specific) of every month; Time 6pm (Monday)/ 11am (Wednesday)
Contact: Mary Winslow, LCSW at 1.800.332.2980 or mary.winslow@lls.org
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society-Mid-South Chapter
4445 Malone Road, Memphis, 38103
Please contact for more information
Contact: Shuna L. Mason, MSW Patient Services Manager at 901.507.1634

Texas

American Cancer Society
6301 Richmond Avenue, Houston
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – noon
Contact: Tiffany Richard / Kelly Cox at 713.794.4186/ 1.800.452.2873 or trichard@mdanderson.org / kcox@myeloma.org
Baylor University Medical Center
3500 Gaston Avenue, Conference Room #8, Dallas
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – 1:00pm
Contacts: Jerry and Marcia Sawyer at 972.504.6307/northtexas@myeloma.org
Cancer Care Services
623 South Henderson, Ft. Worth
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; 5:30pm – 7:00pm
Contact: Jane Beeson at 972.354.8303 or 800.800.6702 /jane.beeson@lls.org
Gardens of Gladewater
108 Lee Street, Gladewater, 75647
Meets the 2nd Saturday of every month; Time 11am – 1pm
Contacts: Joe and Millie Denton or Ed and Carolyn Evans at 903.858.2332/ 903.839.4653
www.easttexas.myeloma.org
Highland Park Baptist Church
5206 Balcones Drive, 2500 Exposition, Austin, 78701
Meets the 2nd Tuesday of every month; Time 7:00pm-8:15pm
Contact: Curt Randall at 512.328.8075/nil_desperandum@outlook.com
San Antonio
Contact for Location Information
San Antonio, 78201
Meets the 2nd Wednesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Contact: Nicole Bell at 210.377.1775/bellh@lls.org
VA Medical Center – Houston
Cancer Support Group, 2002 Holcombe Blvd., Houston
Call for meeting times –
Contact: Maria Lozano-Vasquez, LMSW at 713-791-1414, ext. 5273

Utah

Huntsman Cancer Institute
Contact: Kelly Cox at 800-452-2873, ext. 233 or email kcox@myeloma.org.
Meets once each quarter.
The Salt Lake City Multiple Myeloma Support Group
2000 Circle of Hole (6th floor auditorium), Salt Lake City, 84112
View group flyer for more information on meeting days; Time 10am – 1pm
healthcare.utah.edu/huntsmancancerinstitute/patient-care/clinics-and-care-teams/patient-and-family-support/

Vermont

First Baptist Church – Nichols Christian Education Building
601 Main Street, Bennington
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Contact: Jan Martin Bopp at 802.681.7074 /SWVT@imfsupport.org
Hope Lodge
East Avenue, Burlington
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 5:00pm – 6:30pm
Contact: Kay Cromie or JoAnn Nielson, RN BSN, OCN at 802.655.9136 or 802.847.5649 /joann.nielson@vtmednet.org or kgcromey@aol.com

Virginia

Catholic Charities Building (conference room)
4855 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, VA
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time: 10am- Noon
Contact: Jerry Walton at 757.495.8432 or jerryewalton@cox.net
Life with Cancer Family Center
8411 Pennell Street (off the Beltway at Rt. 50), Fairfax, 22042
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 11:45am-1:30pm
Contact: Druilla Brethwaite at 703.698.2538 or Office 703.698.2526 / drucilla.brethwaite@inova.com
www.lifewithcancer.org
Our Lady of Nazareth Church
2505 Electric Road SW
(1 mile north of Roanoke County Library on Rte. 419), Roanoke, 24011
Meets the 3rd Saturday of every month; Time 10:00am – noon
Contacts: Bill Stokes at 540.343.1920/bstokes47@aol.com or Sharon Madagan at kittycentral@cox.net
Virginia Greater Richmond Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Henrico Doctor’s Hospital (Forest Campus), Forest Conference Room
1620 Skipwith Road, Richmond, 23229
Meets the 3rd Monday of every month; Time 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Contacts: Barbara Marx, Mindy Fast or Ronne Jabobs at 804.355.6217, 804.262.1821 or 804.310.7722 /gobabsgo@aol.com, mcfast123@verizon.net, or ronnej@verizon.net.

West Virginia

None at this time

Wisconsin

Fox Valley Technical College
1825 N Bluemond Drive, Appleton, 54911
Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month; Time 5:30pm-7:30pm
Contacts: Ann Dobbins or Patient Services Manager Barbara Nehls-Lowe, LLS at 262.784.4220 or iasdobbins@sbcglobal.net / barbara.nehls-lowe@lls.org
Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
200 South Executive Drive, Brookfield
Meets the 4th Wednesday of every month; Time 3:30pm-5:00pm
Contacts: Dan Sullivan / Patient Services Manager Barbara Nehls-Lowe, LLS at 262.790.4701/ 262.790.5195/ 262.784.4220 or dansully37@aol.com / barbara.nehls-lowe@lls.org
Luther Midelfort Main Campus
1400 Bellinger Street, 4th Floor, Education Room, Eau Claire, 54703
Meets the 2nd Monday of every month; Time 3:00pm-5:00pm
Contact: Colleen O’Connor at 715.835.2303 / 715.497.4877 or eauclairemyeloma@me.com
St. Joseph’s Hospital
3200 Pleasant Valley Road (Hwy 45 and PV), West Bend, 53090
Meets the 2nd Thursday of every month; Time 7pm – 9pm
Contact: Sue Enright at 262.903.7911 or myelomawisconsin@yahoo.com
westbend.myeloma.org/
UW West Clinic
451 Junction Road Madison, 53717
Meets the 3rd Tuesday of every month; Time 3:30pm-5:30pm
Contact: Jayne Schwartz at 608.244.2120 or schwartzdon@sbcglobal.net
www.madison.com/communities/multiplemyeloma/
Wheaton Franciscan Cancer Care
3809 Spring Street (waiting room), Racine, 53402
Meets the 2nd Monday of every month; Time 7:00pm
Contact: Kathy Sponholtz (Coordinator) at 262.687.5065/kathy.sponholtz@wfhc.org

Wyoming

None at this time

Alberta

The Southern Alberta Myeloma Patient Society (SAMPS)
PO Box 8165 Station A, Calgary Alberta T2H 0H7
Contact: 587-998-7267 or info@samps.ca
http://www.samps.ca
The Myeloma Alberta Support Society
Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 11223 – 51 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta
Meets on the 1st Saturday of every second month (except in August); Time 10am – 12pm
Contact: Michael Chibuk 780.469.3773/mchibuk@telusplanet.net or Jeanette Wagner 780.463.2361/jeanettewagner2003@yahoo.ca
www.multiplemyeloma.ca

British Columbia

Canadian Cancer Society Office
Unit B – 1423, 16th Ave. Campbell River/North Island, BC
Meets the 3rd Thursday of every month; Time 1:00 – 2:30pm
Contact: Linda Latham at 250.923.4055 or lindalathamcr@gmail.com
Nanaimo Golf Club
2800 Highland Boulevard, Nanaimo, Vancouver Island V9S 3N8
Meets from 11:00 – 12:30pm
Contact: Lillian Barton 250.743.2693 or Donna Dickinson 250.818.8426/d2_dickinson@shaw.ca
http://myelomavancouverisland.ca/events.html
Myeloma Vancouver Support Group
#216 – 1465 Parkway Blvd., Coquitlam, British Columbia V3E 3E6
There will be no more Monthly meetings until further notice.
Contact: Francesca Plaster at fmplaster@shaw.ca or info@myelomavancouver.ca
www.myelomavancouver.ca
The Multiple Myeloma Vancouver Island Support Group
Yakimovich Wellness Centre (in the Aberdeen Hospital)
1454 Hillside Avenue, Victoria, BC V8T 2B7
Meets the 2nd Monday of every month except Oct. and Dec
Contact: Lillian Barton 250.743.2693, Donna Dickinson 250.818.8426/d2_dickinson@shaw.ca, or Gwen MacKay at gwen.mackay@shaw.ca
http://myelomavancouverisland.ca/events.html
The Multiple Myeloma Vancouver Island Support Group
Campbell River North Island Group
Salmon Point Pub – upstairs
2158 Salmon Point Road, Campbell River,
Contact: Linda Lathan 250.923.4055 or lindalathamcr@gmail.com

Manitoba

The Winnipeg Myeloma Support Group
Cancer Care Manitoba
675 McDermot Avenue, Room 1018, Winnipeg Manitoba R3E 0V9
Meets 1st Tuesday of every the month; Time 11:00am – 12:30pm
Contact: Tom Roche at 204.787.4122 or tom.roche@cancercare.mb.ca

New Brunswick

Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Halifax, Nova Scotia
Call for meeting details
Contact: Trish at 902.678.9378 or Julie at 902.462.8670

Ontario

Wellspring Birmingham-Gilgan House (Halton-Peel)
2545 Sixth Line, Oakville ONT L6H 7V9
Meets 3rd or 4th Sat of every month, 9/26, 10/24, 11/21, 12/5
Contact: Norma Lindner 905.336.0171 /myelomahaltonpeel@gmail.com or Gord Ross 905.319.5014 /haltonmakesmyelomamatter@gmail.com
www.wellspring.ca or www.myelomahaltonpeel.org
London and District Myeloma Support Group
The Church of St. Jude, Anglican Church
1537 Adelaide Street North (SW corner Fanshawe and Adelaide)
London, ON, N5X 1K6
Time: 1:30 – 4:00pm Every 2 months
Contact: Ev McDowell 519.641.2766/evmcdowell@hotmail.com, Nancy McIntosh 519.666.2205/n.mcintosh@sympatico.ca, Jeff Parton 519.471.6653/metrovick@rogers.com or Nancy McIntosh 519.666.2205/nancy@myelomalondon.ca
www.myelomalondon.ca
Rome’s Independent Grocers (upstairs)
44 Great Northern Road, Sault Ste. Marie ONT
Meets the first Sunday of every month; Time 2:00 – 4:00pm
Contact: Bev at 705.779.3323 (eve.) or Bev.Wierzbicki@saultcollege.ca

Jubilee United Church
40 Underhill Drive, North York, Ontario
Please enter the church by the north door.
Contact for meeting details or visit website
Contact: Don Hunter 416.759.6348/donaldrhunter@sympatico.ca, Mike Kacsor 416.260.1915/kacsor.patkau@sympatico.ca, or Paul Stirling 416.463.5887/paul.stirling@sympatico.ca

Multiple Myeloma Support Group of Ottawa
1500 Alta Vista Drive, Ottowa ONT (in Cancer Survivors Park)
Meets first Tues of every month at 6:45pm
Contact: André Potworowski 613.721.9090/andre@potwor.com or Robin Sully 613.622.5461/maplecrest2553@xplornet.ca
Hospice of Windsor & Essex County
6038 Empress Street (off Jefferson), Windsor ONT N8T 1B5
Meetings are held the first Saturday of every other month; Time 2:00pm – 4:00pm
Contact: Joanne Cartlidge at 519.326.1271
The Alta Vista Manor
751 Peter Morand Cres., Ottowa ONT
Meets between 6:00 – 8:00pm, Contact for details
Contact: Elie at emoussalli@rogers.com, or Irene at podgorskis@yahoo.com

Prince Edward Island

Charlottetown Myeloma Support Group
103 Keppoch Rd., Stratford PEI
Meets 1st Wednesday of every month (except for July & Aug); Time 6:00 – 8:00 pm
Contact: Ann Langstroth at 902.566.5639 or brienw@eastlink.ca

Quebec

Myeloma Montreal Multiple Support Network
The Hope & Cope Wellness Centre, 4635 Côte-Ste-Catherine Road (at Lavoie), Montreal QC
6 meetings a year; Time 6:00 – 8:00pm
Contact: Yolande Papillon at 514.885.8298 or ypapillon@sympatico.ca
Myeloma Canada
1800 Le Corbusier, Suite 138, Laval QC H7S 2K1
Contact: 579.934.3885, Toll free: 1.888.798.5771 or info@myeloma.ca
www.myelomacanada.ca

Saskatchewan

Saskatchewan Myeloma Support Group
Contact: Mona Dartige (306) 949-7794/mdartige@sasktel.net, Donna Oblander 306.524.4923, or Colin Reich colirei@sasktel.net

 

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