Brain and Spinal Tumor Support Groups

**These groups are led by independent groups in Colorado. Their location and meeting times are subject to change.

AURORA

Brain Tumor Patient and Family Support Group
When: 1st Wednesday of every month, 5-7pm
Where: University of Colorado Cancer Center, Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion, 1635 Aurora Ct., Room 2005
Contact: 720-848-0316

DENVER

Porter Adventist Hospital Support Group
When:
 The general cancer support group meets Wednesdays, 6:00pm – 7:30pm.
Where: 2525 South Downing, Cancer Care Center, 2nd Floor – The Healing Place, Denver
Contact: 303-765-3888
Offers support groups for patients, family/friends, and adolescents.  The focus of these groups is support, education, perspective and coping with a cancer diagnosis.

FORT COLLINS

Poudre Valley Hospital Brain Tumor Support Group
When:
2nd Thursday of each month at 5pm.
Where: 1024 S. Lemay Avenue, Neuroscience Floor, Call to confirm location.
Contact: George Knaub, 970-495-8320 or RYJJ@aol.com.

LONGMONT

BRAVE – Brain Tumor Resource and Vital Encouragement
When:
 1st Sunday of the month 2-4:30pm
Where: Longmont Public Library, 409 4th Avenue, Longmont, CO
Contact: Valerie Baker 303-772-3337 or vbaker@times-call.com

PARKER

Colorado Brains Connected Support Group
When:
 2nd Thursday of the month, 6-8pm
Where: Hilltop Conference Room, Parker Adventist Hospital, 9395 Crown Crest Blvd, Parker, CO 80138
A new support group for people impacted by benign brain conditions.  (Including but not limited to meningiomas and other benign brain tumors, Chiari Malformation, syringomyelia, pseudotumor cerebri/idiopathic intracranial hypertension and AVM).
Contact: For additional Information or to RVSP please contact Sandie Himmelman, 720-203-8959 or e-mail Sandie at ColoradoChiari@yahoo.com