Classes and Support Groups at McKee Medical Center  

Support Groups

 

support handsMcKee Medical Center realizes the importance of sharing your health care experiences. We offer an array of free support groups to help in your recovery:


Cancer:

Breast Cancer Support Group
For anyone who has been affected by breast cancer. The Loveland Breast Cancer Support Group, which has been in the community for more than 25 years, began meeting at McKee Medical Center in 2008. Activities include educational programs and emotional support. Light meals are provided.

  • Cost: No charge
  • When: Second Thursday of every month from 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.
  • Where: McKee Cancer Center lobby
  • Call: (970) 622-1961

Cancer Caregiver Support Group
For caregivers of cancer patients.

  • Cost: No charge
  • Call: (970) 635-4129 for time and locations

Cancer Support Group
For anyone touched by cancer.

  • Cost: No charge
  • Call: (970) 635-4129
  • Location: McKee Cancer Center Lobby
  • Schedule: Tuesdays, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.

Man- to-Man Prostate Cancer Support Group

  • Cost: No charge
  • Call: (970) 622-1961
  • Location: McKee Conference and Wellness Center
  • Schedule: Fourth Thursday of each month, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m.

Soulplay Art Therapy
People whose lives are touched by cancer experience the benefits of expressing themselves through art. No art experience needed.

  • Cost: No charge.
  • Call: 635-4129
  • Location: McKee Cancer Center Conference Room
  • Schedule: Wednesdays, 1 p.m.-3:30 p.m.

Yoga Support Group
Thirty minutes of gentle yoga and breathing and 30 minutes of holistic therapy education for people touched by cancer.

  • Cost: No charge
  • Call: (970) 635-4054
  • Location: McKee Conference and Wellness Center
  • Schedule: First and Third Thursdays of the month,
    5:30 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Caregivers Support
For caregivers of elderly adults. The group focuses on providing support and education about community resources and behavior issues, particularly for people with Alzheimer's and memory impairment.

  • Cost: No charge. Care of elderly adult family members or friends is available through Stepping Stones Adult Day Care program during meeting times at no charge.
  • Call: (970) 669-7069
  • Location: First Christian Church, 2000 N. Lincoln Ave.
  • Schedule: Third Thursday of the month, 1:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m.


Diabetes Information Group
An informational/educational meeting for anyone touched by diabetes who wants to learn and share. There will be a different subject matter for each meeting.

  • Cost: No charge. No registration needed.
  • Call: (970) 622-1950 for more information and topics.
  • Location: McKee Conference and Wellness Center

New Mothers

Breastfeeding Support Group
Mothers with new babies are welcome to attend this gathering to learn and talk about breastfeeding. Volunteers and a lactation specialist weigh the babies before and after breastfeeding to measure how much they take in. They also discuss breastfeeding techniques and issues such as returning to work after maternity leave.

  • Cost: No charge
  • Where: McKee Medical Center
  • When: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays (except holidays)
    from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
  • Call: (970) 669-9355 (WELL)



McKee Medical Center
2000 Boise Ave.
Loveland, CO 80538
(970) 669-4640
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