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.

15th Annual Drive Out Cancer Golf Tournament 

Wednesday, September 21st, 2022
Musket Ridge Golf Club
Myersville, MD

9:00 a.m. shotgun start

Register or donate today at: https://bit.ly/DriveOutCancer22

 

The Helicopter Ball Drop Is Back!!

To register, go to: https://bit.ly/helidrop22

Happening at 8:40 am, before the shot-gun start at 9:00 am, a helicopter will drop all assigned golf balls and whichever ball lands closest to the pin will win $2000, and the ball farthest from the pin will win $500!

This event is open to anyone, not just the golf players, and you don't need to be present to win.·

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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Ovarian / GYN Cancers Group

August 8 / 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

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

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All Cancers Support Group

August 8 / 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

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

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Mind & Body Classes

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Gentle Yoga

August 8 / 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Gentle Yoga Mondays, 10 a.m. – 11 a.m., led by Amy Morrison, RYT-200 These classes combine stretching, breathing, and relaxation…

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Gentle Yoga

August 8 / 11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Gentle Yoga Mondays, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m., led by Amy Morrison, RYT-200 These classes combine stretching, breathing, and relaxation…

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Special Activities

Drive Out Cancer Annual Golf Tournament

September 21 / 9:00 am - 3:00 pm

Drive Out Cancer Golf Tournament is one of Hope Connections’ most popular events. Our annual golf tournament is held in late September at the beautiful Musket Ridge Golf Course, with room for 120 golfers. Teams of 4 golfers play in a flighted scramble format. Breakfast and lunch are provided. Prizes are awarded for each flight!

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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!

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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.