Region 2 – Tidewater Support Groups

Please note that the dates and times of meetings may change.

Please contact the support group before attending to confirm details.

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Bon Secours Hampton Roads Support Services
Offering emotional and educational support to breast cancer patients. Call 757-889-CARE (2273) or


Chesapeake Regional Medical Center Support Services
Chesapeake Regional offers support groups for cancer patients, their families and friends and survivors of those who have died of cancer, the group meets the second Thursday of each month, at 10:30 a.m. in the Sidney M. Oman Cancer Center. Call 757-312-6460 or

Chesapeake Regional Healthcare also sponsors a breast cancer support group that is open to newly diagnosed women as well as survivors. At the meetings, women share concerns and exchange information. Health care professionals speak on topics of interest. The group meetings are facilitated by a breast cancer survivor and an oncology nurse. The group meets the first Thursday of each month from 7-8:30 p.m. at Chesapeake Regional’s Lifestyle Center. Call 757-312-2232 or


Here for the Girls (Beyond Boobs!) 
As young women who belong to a “club” no one wants to join, we know the value of sharing this journey with each other. Beyond Boobs! addresses the psychological, emotional, and physical challenges of breast cancer and its collateral damage. We help bring healing and empowerment, thus strengthening these young women, their families. Call 757-645-2649 or

Newport News – 4th Monday of month at 6:30 p.m.

Norfolk – (Serving Norfolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Hampton) – 3rd Monday of the Month at 6:30 p.m.

Virginia Beach – Coventry Subdivision – 4th Tuesday of the month at 6:30 p.m.

Williamsburg – 3rd Thursday of the month at 6:30 p.m.


Riverside Health System Support Services
Riverside offers breast cancer and cancer support groups for individuals and their loved ones as well as nutrition & physical activity groups. For their latest offerings, call 757-594-4229 or or


Sentara Support Services
Sentara offers numerous support group and resource offerings related to breast cancer throughout the Hampton Roads area. To access the latest list, call 1-800-SENTARA (1-800-736-8272) or and enter your location info.


Virginia Oncology Associates Cancer Support Group
Offers emotional and educational support to cancer patients and their families. All types of cancer are included. General Cancer Support Group2nd Saturday of each month, 10:00 AM – Noon, Lake Wright Office | 5900 Lake Wright Dr | Norfolk – Conference Room, 3rd Floor. Call (757) 213-5680 or


Updated Aug 2017