ThyCa Newfoundland and Labrador Support Group

St. John's, NL

Meets: ThyCa Newfoundland and Labrador meets the fourth Saturday of each month from 10:30 to noon except in July, August, and December.

Jan 24 Feb 28 Mar 28
Apr 25 May 23 Jun 27
Jul None Aug None Sep 26
Oct 24 Nov 28 Dec None

Jan 23 Feb 27 Mar 26
Apr 23 May 28 Jun 25
Jul None Aug None Sep 24
Oct 22 Nov 26 Dec None

Location: Canadian Cancer Society Newfoundland and Labrador Division
Daffodil Place - Boardroom
70 Ropewalk Lane
St.John’s, NL

Directions: Map to Canadian Cancer Society (provided by Google Maps®)

Contacts: Joanie Bruce 709-237-7724
Grace Dean 709-722-6334
Dianne Hicks 709-747-1929

Other Notes: Visit this webpage or listen to VOCM and CBC Radio stations for any meeting cancelation and special notices.

In May of each year, we hold an Information Day in place of our regular monthly meeting. Details will be posted as available.

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:

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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 24, 2015.