Support Groups

Henry Mayo offers a variety of free support groups and events hosted at the hospital’s campus, 23845 McBean Parkway, Valencia. For information or to register, please call the numbers listed below.

 

 

Cancer Support Group

Pavilion meeting room

Second Tuesday of each month, 5 – 6 p.m.

For cancer survivors and their families. Group provides support, coping skills and resources with occasional guest speakers.  FREE. Register: (661) 200-2763.

 

Look Good Feel Better

Pavilion Meeting Room

Tuesdays - Feb, 10, April 14, June 9, Oct. 13, Dec. 8, 6 - 8 p.m.

For women undergoing cancer treatment. The American Cancer Society's Look Good Feel Better class is offered on the campus of Henry Mayo. Attend this class to receive free instruction on coping with the appearance related side effects of your treatment. A licensed beauty professional will teach makeup, skin care tips and suggestions for using wigs and headwear. A complimentary make-up kit will be provided.

Registration is required, please call the American Cancer Society 24/7 at 1-800-227-2345

 

Bosom Buddies

Pavilion Meeting Room: 25727 McBean Parkway

Second Monday of each month, 7 - 9 p.m.

A self-help group for breast cancer patients, their families and friends. Supported by the American Cancer Society. Call (661) 298-0886 to register. 

 

Caregivers Support Group

ARU dining room in Pavilion

Second Wednesday of each month, 2 – 3:30 p.m.

For caregivers. Nurture your emotional and physical health in a supportive environment. Share experiences, resources, and learn coping skills. FREE. Register: (661) 200-2867.

 

Grief Support Group

Henry Mayo Fitness Center

Second and Fourth Thursday of each month, 6-7 p.m.

Henry Mayo offers a safe environment where people can share their feelings. Learn more about the grieving process and begin healing. FREE. Register: (661) 253-8000 ext. 69324

 

Perinatal Loss and Bereavement Support Group

Pavilion Conference Room

Third Thursday of each month, 7 - 8:30 p.m.

This support group is open to anyone who is dealing with miscarriage, stillbirth or newborn death and offers understanding, friendship and bereavement support in an effort to assure you that you are not alone in your grief when your baby has died. We invite you to join us for a time of sharing and mutual support with other parents who have experienced similar losses. Call (661) 200-2229 to register.

 

 

Stroke and Brain Injury Support Group

Community Education Center at Henry Mayo Fitness and Health

Third Wednesday of each month, 2 – 3:30 p.m.

Open to patients, family members and caregivers. Group offers resources, education, support, sharing experiences and socializing. FREE. Register: (661) 200-1440 

 

Healthy Transitions

This is an extension of our Transitions to Parenthood prenatal class,  this nighttime support group is led by one of our social worker’s and Lactation Specialists’ to help families transition to their new parenting role and find work- life balance.

First and third Tuesday of each month: 6 to 7:30 p.m.

Pavilion Meeting Room, Pavilion

Cost: Free

Call: 661.200.1515

 

Mommy Time Support Group - Free

Mondays: 10:00 – 11:00am

Please call for location
Cost: Free (By reservation only)
Call: (661) 200-2229


Perinatal Loss and Bereavement Support Group - Free

Third Thursday of each month: 7:00 - 8:30 pm.

Please call for location
Cost: Free (By reservation only)
Call: (661) 200-1520

 

 

Autism Support Group

A support group for Parents of school-age children on the Autism Spectrum
The Autism Support Group offers a place for parents to share experiences, to gain information and advice, to make friends and, in some cases, campaign for better services and provisions for their children.
Support Group meets the first and third Thursday
of the month from 6 - 7:30 p.m.
To register: 661.200.2000 ext. 69155
Education Center at Henry Mayo Fitness and Health
24525 Town Center Drive, Valencia, CA 91355
Childcare is available weeknights until 8 p.m.
$7 for 2 hours, cash and credit accepted