Support Groups

Cancer Support Groups Hannibal MissouriThe James E. Cary Cancer Center offers a variety of support groups, designed to help the cancer survivor and their families.

NEW! - Grief Counseling (one-on-one, small group or family)

Open to all. Grief can come in many forms and for many reasons, not just cancer. Grief counseling is open for anyone that is suffering from a loss. Call 573-406-5800 to schedule a time that is convenient for you or your family.

Male Survivors Group
The Men's Support Group meets the fourth Thursday of each month from 8:30-9:30 am at the James E. Cary Cancer Center. All men, including friends and family members of survivors, are welcome and encouraged to attend. Coffee will be provided.

Survivor & Caregiver Support Group

Open to family, friends and survivors! The JECCC offers a monthly education session to cancer survivors, with speakers presenting topics related to living with/beyond cancer. The sessions are held the third Tuesday of each month from Noon to 1 pm at the JECCC. These sessions are open to anyone affected by cancer.

Pinkie Pals
If you are dealing with or have dealt with breast cancer, come join Pinkie Pals Breast Cancer Support Group the first Tuesday of each month at First Christian Church, 1101 Broadway, Hannibal MO from 6:30-8 pm. Pinkie Pals was named for the Power of Pink! The pinkie swear we make to one another, the support we give to each other in confidence and the pals we become in the process. If you are interested in more information, please e-mail Kathy at or Cindy

To see a calendar listing of all support groups, click here.