ThyCa San Fernando Valley Support Group

Chatsworth, CA

Meets: The ThyCa San Fernando Valley and ThyCa San Gabriel Valley groups have merged into the ThyCa North Los Angeles group. It meets the second Saturday of every month in the Silver Conference Room at Keck USC.

Jan Canceled Feb None Mar 21
Apr None May 23 Jun None
Jul 18 Aug None Sep 26
Oct None Nov 14 Dec None

Location: 10038 Old Depot Plaza Rd.
Chatsworth, CA

Home of Joel Amromin
10457-4 Larwin Ave
Chatsworth, CA

See also the Other Nearby ThyCa Support groups below.

Directions: Directions to Joel Amromin's house.

Map to meeting location (provided by Mapquest®).

The Chamber of Commerce is in the Chatsworth Metrolink/Amtrak Depot.

After parking, go to the north end of the depot building and knock on the Chamber of Commerce door, which will be locked. Joel Amromin will let you in.

If you have problems or expect to arrive after 2:30 PM, please call Joel's cell phone at 818−427−0627.

Contacts: Joel Amromin 818-718-0835
Diane Grandinetti 805-526-7044

Other Notes: Based on demand, ThyCa San Fernando Valley occasionally holds meetings in Ventura County.

Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 21-23, 2016, you are cordially invited to the 19th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the LAX Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, USA.  This event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.

Dozens of leading thyroid cancer specialists from around the country will speak and answer questions about thyroid cancer care and research.  The weekend also features speakers and roundtables on skills for coping with thyroid cancer.  This educational and supportive conference is for people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as caregivers, friends, health care professionals, and anyone interested in thyroid cancer. Scholarships to cover the registration fee are available on request.  Walk-in attendees are welcome.

Visit for further details and advanced registration information.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:

Return to the Local Support Groups home page.

Nothing discussed at a support group should be considered as a replacement for a doctor's care. We do not give medical advice. We do share support and our own experiences. We are each ultimately responsible for our own care.

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This page was updated on Nov 16, 2015.