Support Groups


If you are attending a support group meeting for the first time, we recommend that you call ahead to confirm that no changes in the schedule have been made.

If you would like to have your support group added to this list, please contact Katie Smith at (513) 585-5336 or with the contact name, phone number, time, and meeting place of the group.

Allies for Hope and Healing Mentoring Program

The UC Brain Tumor Center mentoring program, Allies for Hope and Healing, pairs patients with caring individuals who have coped with brain cancer firsthand or through the experiences of a loved one. Trained mentors provide support to patients who have  been recently diagnosed. Connecting with someone who understands can help make the journey a little easier.

Our team of volunteers offers comfort, helps to reduce anxiety and lends a sympathetic ear to patients who choose to share their concerns. Allies for Hope and Healing welcomes patients and family members. For more information, or to be matched with a mentor, contact Jennifer Ross at or (513) 584-7043.

Acoustic Neuroma Support Group

Meets in Cincinnati
Contact Alice Wedding at (513) 831-0336

Brain Tumor Support Group (Wellness Community)

Meets 12:30-2:30 p.m., second Saturday of each month
4918 Cooper Road, Cincinnati, OH 45242
Contact Bonnie Crawford at (513) 791-4060 or

Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Support Group

Meets monthly, at various sites
Contact Angie Keith at (513) 475-7366 or

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