Cancer Support Groups at UnityPoint Health - Cedar Rapids

Cancer Support Groups

Talking to others who have been through the same or a similar experience is uplifting and emotionally healing. It's important for family and friends to be supported, too. Please consider getting in touch with one or more of the following support groups for those impacted by cancer.

St. Luke's Hospital

What About Us? Children's Support Group

"What about us?" is a support group for children ages 5-12 who have a loved one going through cancer. This program is put on by Gems of Hope.

Cancer Really Sucks

This online resource is for teens who have a loved one facing cancer. This website is designed by teens, for teens. They can post stories and participate in a monthly live chat. This program is put on by Gems of Hope. Go to

Online Support Groups