Lung Cancer Resources

Lung Cancer Support Groups

Lung Cancer Connections
A support group for lung cancer survivors, their friends and family the 2nd Wednesday of every month at Northwest Community Hospital. This group is hosted by Northwest Community Hospital in partnership with the Wellness House. This includes quarterly programs about lung cancer topics such as financial, nutrition, immunotherapy.

  • Second Wednesday of every month
  • 6:30 to 8:00 pm
  • Northwest Community Hospital Wellness Center on Central Road, Arlington Heights, IL, 2nd Floor, Conference Room 1
  • View this pdf for more information and upcoming dates

Men with Cancer 
This group provides a time for men to share personal experiences and common concerns. Meetings are held the third Wednesday of every month at Northwest Community Hospital. View this pdf for more information and upcoming dates.

Lung Cancer Resources:
1. American Cancer Society: 800-ACS-2345
2. National Comprehensive Cancer Network 
3. National Cancer Institute
4. Caring Bridge
5. CancerCare
6. Lung Cancer Alliance
7. National Coalition for Cancer Survivorship
8. American Lung Association
9. Lungevity

Getting Fit resources:
MedFit Program

Quitting smoking resources:
Smoke-free Quitting is a Journey
Illinois Tobacco Quitline 866-QUIT-YES
NCH hosts a Courage to Be Tobacco-Free group at no cost every Tuesday in the Wellness Center on campus, 2nd floor, 12:15 to 1:15PM

Early Screening Program
Learn more about the NCH Early Lung Cancer Screening Program through the attached brochure. CTLungScreeningFactSheet