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Support Groups

Cassie Hines Shoes Cancer Foundation

by Elephants & Tea July 28, 2020

Our mission at The Cassie Hines Shoes Cancer Foundation is to guide young adults managing a cancer diagnosis to social support programs and services that can help them manage their mental healing as well as their physical battle.


Young Adult Survivors United

by Elephants & Tea May 19, 2020

Young Adult Survivors United provides hybrid programming for young adult cancer survivors and their caregivers to get the mental health, social, and financial support needed through active treatment and beyond.


Dan’s House of Hope

by Elephants & Tea May 17, 2020

Dan’s House of Hope helps young adult cancer fighters heal through community, supportive programming, and home-away-from-home services that reduce isolation, decrease financial burdens, and nourish hope. DHOH is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization. We offer a variety of virtual and live programming activities as well as free B & B style temporary housing to young adult cancer patients during treatment and follow-up care at Houston’s renowned Texas Medical Center hospitals.


Humor Beats Cancer

by Elephants & Tea August 7, 2019

Humor Beats Cancer is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization for young adult cancer patients, survivors and their caregivers to share humorous and poignant stories from their cancer journeys and to get support and joy during this tough time. We also provide care packages to those going through cancer treatment to brighten their days; and host open mics and workshops in person and virtually. We also give two $1,000 grants annually to help cancer patients pay their cancer bills.


The Gathering Place

by Elephants & Tea August 6, 2019

The Gathering Place is a cancer support center providing free programs and services for individuals and families coping with the impact of cancer in their lives. The Young Adult programs at The Gathering Place provide opportunities to: Connect with other YAs, Talk about concerns, Ask questions, Give and receive support, and Socialize. Programs are held at The Gathering Place in Beachwood and Westlake (Northeast Ohio) and in fun venues throughout the community.


Ulman Foundation

by Elephants & Tea June 7, 2019

We change lives by creating a community of support for young adults, and their loved ones, impacted by cancer.


Gilda’s Club

by Elephants & Tea May 9, 2019

Gilda’s Club provides a broad range of services to support those living with cancer. Members include adults and children; those who have a diagnosis of cancer, their loved ones, friends, and co-workers; survivors of cancer and family survivors.


GRYT Health

by Elephants & Tea April 17, 2019

GRYT Health is a digital oncology company that empowers people to be in charge of their own health through education, engagement and support. We offer a community free from judgment that focuses on humanity and the value each person brings. Our mission is to improve quality of life and increase survival for people facing cancer through the relentless focus on patient experience. We put patients first and work with healthcare organizations that do the same. We use the patient voice to enhance drug development and access; and together, we are helping to move healthcare forward. Visit to learn more.


Stupid Cancer

by Elephants & Tea March 26, 2019

Stupid Cancer is a nonprofit organization with the mission to help empower everyone affected by adolescent and young adult (AYA) cancer by ending isolation and building community. Our goal is to make cancer suck less by connecting AYAs to age-appropriate programs and resources, like CancerCon and our social Meetups. Head to to Get Busy Living.


Cancer Dudes

by Elephants & Tea November 15, 2018

Empowering men to thrive after cancer. With a scarcity of resources geared specifically to men’s unique needs, Cancer Dudes was created to provide education and resources in order for men to successfully move past their cancer experience.