Support Groups

Newly Diagnosed? There Is Strength In Numbers
For patients with a recent cancer diagnosis seeking support of others.

  • 1st Friday of the month
  • Noon - 1 p.m.
  • Call 561-263-4351 for information and location.


Living With Breast Cancer Support Group
An open discussion and/or featured speaker(s).

  • 1st & 3rd Thursday of the month
  • 7 p.m. - 8 p.m.
  • Foshay Cancer Center Lobby, 1st Floor
  • RSVP 561-263-4351


Oral Head & Neck Cancer Support Group
There are many unique features associated with treatment and survivorship among this group of diagnoses.

  • 1st Wednesday of the month
  • 2:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
  • Call 561-263-4351 for information and location.


Prostate Cancer Support Group
A monthly support group for patients and their loved ones, supportive and informative.

  • 2nd Wednesday of every month
  • 3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
  • Call 561-263-4351 for information and location.


Lung Cancer Support Group
A monthly support group for patients and their caregivers; supportive and informative.

  • 1st Wednesday of the month
  • 3:30p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Call 561-263-4351 for information and location.


Cancer Survivorship Series
Caring for yourself and accessing the network that contributes to your care; for patients, partners, and family members.

  • 4th Thursday of the month
  • 3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
  • Call 561-263-4351 for information and location.


Music Therapy Group
Offered in the Infusion Suite. Underwritten by Jupiter Medical Center Auxiliary

  • INFO 561-263-4351


STAR Program®
A nationally-certified program designed to meet the unique rehabilitative needs and interests of cancer patients and survivors. For more information about the STAR program, call 561-263-5775.



Other Supportive Services:

Ostomy Support Group
The Ostomy Support Group connects patients, families and friends with resources, information and support. Meets the 2nd Sunday monthly 2 p.m. - 3 p.m. in Jupiter Medical Center’s Raso Education Center, 1226 S. Old Dixie Hwy. Jupiter, FL. For more information, call 561-626-0659.


Better Breathers Club
Helps participants meet the challenges that chronic lung disease brings to daily life and ideas to improve quality of life. Educational, informative presentations, lunch included.

  • 4th Tuesday of the month
  • 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • Raso Education Center, Clarke Auditorium, 1st floor
  • RSVP 561-263-2043


Bereavement Support Group
For anyone who has lost a loved one or is experiencing grief.

  • 1st & 3rd Monday of the month
  • 10:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
  • Raso Education Center, Innovation Room, Second Floor
  • RSVP 561-263-4351


Pastoral Care
Available upon request. Meet with a member of the pastoral care team for emotional and spiritual support.
For more information, call 561-263-4457.


Healthy Living

Smoking Cessation
A complimentary, proven-effective, six week smoking cessation class. Join others in your effort to stop smoking.

  • Call 561-263-4351 for location
  • RSVP 877-819-2357 to register for the next six-week session.


Look Good - Feel Better
JMC and the American Cancer Society offer skin care, makeup techniques and hair care for patients undergoing treatment. A beautiful cosmetic kit is provided along with expert tips from a salon professional.

  • 1st Monday of the month
  • 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Ahlbin Building, Auxiliary Conference Room, Second Floor
  • RSVP 800-227-2345 (Please register 2 weeks prior to session.


Integrative Therapies
Learn more about and incorporate mind-body therapies into your cancer treatment program.
Various classes offered at the Wellness Center. For more information, call 561-263-5775.


Nutrition for Oncology Patients
For more information, call 561-263-5067.
Ella Milbank Foshay Cancer Center