the facts about
A non-denominational program
Bringing hope to patients, survivors,
caregivers & loved ones
Held at St. Patrick Church, 409 E. Main Street, Troy, OH 45373
We invite you to the St. Patrick Parish Cancer Support Group for those who are patients, survivors, caregivers, family and friends.
Father Michael Samala and Dr. Carlos Machicao offer spiritual and medical advice and support for our group. With their help and the help of our facilitators, we offer educational sessions once a month for dealing with cancer questions and concerns.
All are welcome to these learning opportunities, whether to just listen or to share experiences with others. Come to a topic of your interest or come to them all!
January 18 - Nutrition & Well Being
How to eat healthy to help your body stay strong and fight disease
Eliminating toxins & living healthier
February 8 - Cancer Side Effects
Types of treatment side effects and how to manage them
March 8 - Medical Massage, Aromatherapy and Essential Oils
Benefits of massage therapy
How to use aromatherapy and essential oils
April 12 - Healthy Alternatives
Using herbals and supplements to help with stress, sleep issues and overall health
*This is an ongoing monthly group. Watch for upcoming topics in the future.
Meetings are held the 2nd Thursday of each month at 7:00 pm in the Parish Center, Room #3 at 444 E. Water Street, Troy, OH
For Questions or more information contact Pat Smith in the Parish Office, (937) 335-2833 ext 105 or [email protected]
If you are in need of a one on one consultation for support call:
Dr. Carlos Machicao, MD (937) 231-6370
Fr. Michael Samala (937) 335-2833 ext. 121