For Cancer Patients
We offer programs through the Swedish Cancer Institute to assist you, your family and your caregivers in making treatment decisions, managing your symptoms and accessing complementary programs to help your mind, body and spirit to heal.
- Examples of classes include: Care for the Caregivers, Medication, Gentle Yoga, Life After Treatment, Eating Well When Dealing With Cancer, and Hair Alternatives and Jewelry Class
- To find classes and register: visit health classes website or call 206-386-2502 unless otherwise indicated.
We offer a variety of support groups and various counseling services through the Swedish Cancer Institute . The groups provide an opportunity to meet with others having experiences similar to your own. Each group is facilitated by an experienced Swedish Cancer Institute support group facilitator and are open to all people in the community.
- Examples of classes include: Lung Cancer Support Group, Living with Cancer Support Group, Caregivers Support Group, Young Adult Cancer Support Group
- To join a support group or for more information, call 206-540-0477
Swedish Thoracic Surgery / First Hill1101 Madison Street
Seattle, WA 98104
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Patient Stories of Strength
“I want people to know what happened to me so it will encourage them to quit smoking and get tested for lung cancer because it’s so important to find this early.” Patient Stories
Swedish offers smoking-cessation resources including nicotine-replacement therapy, individualized eight-week smoking secessation class, vidoes, brochures and materials. Download a brochure