Harper's Hope can offer you and your family the support services needed to overcome any obstacles that may accompany your cancer diagnosis. Our team places an increasing emphasis on finding the most effective ways for treating the whole person, including your mind, body, and spirit.
A host of support services are available to cancer survivors. These services address some of the many needs that you may have during or after treatment.
A Time to Heal
This is a 12-week holistic rehabilitation program designed to help cancer survivors and their caregivers regain their physical, emotional and spiritual health after cancer treatment.
Call (402) 319-3124.
The financial assistance program is designed to serve those in financial need with compassion, consistency and fairness. If you are experiencing financial difficulty due to medical expenses, our financial counselors will work with you to identify and explain available options. This service is free and confidential. Call (402) 354-7812.
We offer a nationally accredited program providing individualized treatment
and complete decongestive therapy by certified Lymphedema specialists. Call (402) 354-4670.
Pelvic Pain and Sexual Medicine
Health professionals at Methodist Physicians Clinic Women’s Center provide medical expertise, counseling and physical therapy to address concerns related to pelvic pain and sexual health. Call (402) 815-1770.
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
Specialized therapies enhance quality of life by maximizing patients’ strength, mobility, function and communication during and after cancer treatment. Call (402) 354-4670.
Chaplains are available to support patients and their loved ones with processing the emotional and spiritual issues that may accompany a cancer diagnosis. They also assist, upon request, with arranging spiritual or religious rituals that are important to the patient for comofrt and healing. Call (402) 354-4016.
This program is designed to help individuals achieve a healthy and reasonable weight loss of 10% of their body weight over six months. Health professionals with specialized training in exercise science and dietary nutrition provide medical care and information including one-on-one sessions as well as group support and presentations. Call (402) 354-1900.
Additional Cancer Support Groups
Harper's Hope and Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center work with local organizations to offer additional, specialized support groups to cancer survivors.
Hosted at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center
Breast Cancer Support Group
Second Tuesday of the month, 4:30-6 p.m.,
Karrer Conference Room
For women only
LLS Omaha Community Support Group
Last Tuesday of the month, 5:45-7 p.m.
Cancer Center Suite 303
Prostate Cancer Support Group
First Thursday of each month, 7-8:30 p.m.
For men, their family and friends
SPOHNC (Support for People with Oral, Head and Neck Cancer) Support Group
Meets at Methodist Estabrook Cancer Center. For more information, please call Colleen Hoarty at (402) 354-5893.
Young Adult Survivor’s Network
Cancer survivors ages 18-45 are welcome.
For more information, call (402) 354-5893.
Hosted at other locations
Colorectal Cancer Support Group
Third Thursday of the month, 5:30-7 p.m.
This support group is held at Hope Lodge, 8030 Farnam Drive, Omaha, NE.
For more information, call (402) 393-5801.