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Patient and Family Support Services

We provide patient and family-centered care to all patients and their families, offering ongoing support for adjusting to a new diagnosis or illness, talking to your family and friends, joining a support group, finding community resources, and more.

Support Groups
  • Adolescent and Young Adult Program for ages 15-39, all types of cancer.
    Call (301) 295-6335.
  • Breast Cancer Support Group for women with breast cancer, both under current treatment and beyond.
    Call (301) 319-2893.
  • Breast Cancer Yoga
    Call (301)295-3899 or (301) 319-2893.
  • Look Good, Feel Better: an educational program helping women with appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment.
    Call (301) 319-2170.
  • Parents of Children Fighting Cancer.
    Email Ms. Markley.
  • Prostate Cancer Support Groups for men with prostate cancer and their wives/partners.
    Call (301) 319-2918.

Wigs and Hair Donation Camps
For Cancer Patients, Survivors, Siblings and Families


Cancer Center at WRB
Bldg 19 (America)
8901 Rockville Pike
Bethesda, MD 20889-5600

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Friday
0730 - 1600

Support Team:
Adult Health Psychologist
Dr. Miles, PsyD; (301) 400-2966

Social Workers
Ms. Bowers, LCSW-C: (301) 319-2893
Ms. Nazario, LICSW: (301) 319-4332
Ms. Springer, LCSW, ACSW, OSW-C: (301) 319-7943

Young Adult Patient Navigator
Ms. Fitzgibbons, LGSW; (301) 295-6335

Oncology Dietitian
Ms. Rockwell, MHS, RD, CSO: (301) 400-2713