cancer support center of maine

Welcome to the Cancer Support Center of Maine's website!

Our Mission is to provide FREE services to cancer patients, survivors, and people at risk in Maine through education, outreach, advocacy, and social support; fostering an environment to assist those in struggle with cancer to reach and maintain optimum physical and emotional health; and maintaining a fiscally viable, compassionate organization that strives for excellence by respecting and preserving the dignity of the people we serve. 

The Cancer Support Center of Maine provides the following services either in person or through phone or web contact programs, to best meet the needs and/or preferences of their clients. Our goal is to help clients navigate the often complex and confusing bureaucracy of health management in a time of crisis with an emphasis on free or reduced cost programs.

· Emotional Support
· Practical Advice
· Critical Issue Assistance
· Information Assistance
· Support for grieving family and friends
· Referral Services

Latest News and Updates

March 25th, feel free to join us at Bucksport Regional Health Center for a great presentation on how to Boost our Immune System! Dr. Sara DePreter is presenting this valuable information at 6:30 PM.
The attachment has all of our programs for the month of April.

Please help us get the word out by forwarding to your friends and posting on Facebook. Also feel free to print copies and post at your favorite haunts.

If you know anyone wanting to &quit tobacco, starting April 1st, we will be offering a free 6 week tobacco cessation program, every Tuesday night at 6:30pm at the Bucksport Regional Health Center. This no blame no shame program will offer both traditional medial as well as complimentary methods to stop tobacco dependency.
For more information, please feel free to call the Cancer Support Center at 207-469-6363.

The Cancer Support Center has been requested to start a new cancer support group for our area. (see our flyer) . We will be holding the meetings once a month--the first WED. of each month, at 12:30 PM, at Bucksport Regional Health Center's Education Room, at 110 Broadway in Bucksport.

This will be for both cancer patients and their loved ones, (feel free to bring a bag lunch or snack) and also forward this along to anyone you know who might be interested in coming.
For more information, please call the Cancer Support Center at 469-6363. Thanks for helping us get the word out!

Maine Made Wine Wraps needs folks to donate cloth to make the wraps. Please contact us for drop off locations! Read the latest writeup Click Here

Give a gift that benefits the Cancer Support Center of Maine: Purchase a Maine Made Wine Wrap.

You can help donate your cans & bottles to The Cancer Support Cener of Maine - To Help Local Cancer Patients - tell the clerk you want to donate. Learn More

Great event at the Good Kettle ~ The Center gets 10% of the profit from wines sold so please stop by and purchase a bottle. To view some of the photos click here.

Learn more about our upcoming events, click here

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