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Wednesday, September 22nd

No One Should Face Cancer Alone.

Our free, professionally led programs for people with cancer and their loved ones deal with the emotional and physical impact of cancer. Come to Hope Connections in Bethesda, Landover, or online for emotional support, education, wellness, and hope.

Welcome to Hope Connections

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What to Expect

How does it feel to join Hope Connections? For many, it's like coming home.

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How to Get Started

If you're ready to start your journey with us, sign up for orientation!

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Participate in Our Programs

Finding out what's offered at Hope is easy!

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Attend Our Events

We have so many fun events you can attend to support Hope Connections or just to socialize!

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Is Hope Connections Right for You?

Hear personal stories from actual Hope Connections participants, then click below to learn more about getting started.

User Stories

Our participants say it best. Learn from people with cancer and their caregivers how we can help you.

Our programs are free. Your donations make this happen!

Become part of our community, whether or not you have cancer.  Learn how you can help Hope Connections ensure that those with cancer get the support, caring, and compassion they need.

Join Our Programs

See some examples of the programs we provide.

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Bereavement Support Group

June 15 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This professionally facilitated support group is for individuals who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Learn new ways of coping and connect with others who are going through a similar experience.

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Breast Cancer Support Group

June 15 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

This professionally facilitated support group is for individuals who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. Learn new ways of coping and connect with others who are going through a similar experience.

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Mind & Body Classes

Gentle Yoga

June 16 / 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Wednesdays, 10 – 11 a.m., led by Amy Morrison, RYT-200

These classes combine stretching, breathing, and relaxation exercises to help improve muscle tone, aid in stress management, and promote a sense of well-being.

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Gentle Yoga

June 16 / 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

These classes combine stretching, breathing, and relaxation exercises to help improve muscle tone, aid in stress management, and promote a sense of well-being.

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Exploring Love After Loss 

June 16 / 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

This three-week program is open to anyone who has lost a partner or spouse to cancer. We will explore dating, companionship and love… in a non-judgmental, supportive and fun environment!  This program is a three-session series.

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Death & Dying Conversations

June 23 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

While most of us are comfortable talking about Life, many of us shy away from Death & Dying Conversations.

Join guest speaker, Dr. Izquierdo, a palliative care doctor with Care For Your Health, Inc, Palliative Medicine Consultants Of Greater Washington LLC, for a conversation on end-of life care and death & dying.

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Special Activities

Closed – Federal Holiday

July 5

Hope Connections Closed – Federal Holiday

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Closed – Federal Holiday

September 6

Hope Connections Closed – Federal Holiday

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Partners and Sponsorships

These caring individuals and businesses provide us with vital support. We work hard to make participation a valuable and enjoyable experience!

Prince George's Grants County Council — Hope Connections

Amy Weinberg & Norbert Hornstein

Clark Winchcole Foundation — Hope Connections
Hexagon — Hope Connections
Glassman Wealth Services, LLC — Hope Connections

William & Maureen Hearl

King & Spalding — Hope Connections
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Resources for Medical Professionals

We are here to help you treat the whole patient!  We supplement clinical treatment with a range of programs, all offered free of charge.