MOCA's mission is:
To create an awareness regarding early warning signs that may be indicative of ovarian cancer
To create and promote resources for support, networking and education for women diagnosed with ovarian cancer in order to help them in their battle
To unite and educate individuals, the medical community and organizations to overcome ovarian cancer
To advance ovarian cancer research toward better treatment, diagnosis and a cure.
Also they provide many support group.
MOCA provides an ongoing ovarian cancer support group on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday of the month from 6:00 7:30 p.m. Beginning December 13, the meetings will be held at MOCA's office at 4604 Chicago, Avenue South (formerly the Womens Cancer Resource Center). Primary facilitators: Jean Rafferty and Carol McPherson. You may join at anytime. For more information, call MOCA, 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fridley Unity Hospital Cancer Resource Center
The Lois Wooden Ovarian Cancer Support Group meets the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 6:00 - 7:30 p.m. at the Cancer Resource Center at United Hospital, 550 Osborne Road. This is an ongoing group, which you may join at anytime. For more information, please call Marcia Carlson, 763-236-6061
St. Paul Fine Arts Center Lounge at Macalester College
This ovarian cancer support group meets the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of the month from 6:007:30 p.m. Meetings are held at Macalester College in the Janet Wallace Fine Arts Center Lounge in room #104, just inside the west entrance of building #11 on the map. Primary facilitator: Marge Higgins.
Directions to Macalester:
Monticello Daytime Group
This daytime group for women living with ovarian cancer is held on the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of the month from 10:30 a.m. 12 noon at 261 East Broadway Monticello. Primary facilitator Jean Rafferty.
Coming Soon: Southeastern Minnesota Support Group for Ovarian Cancer Survivors.
Check MOCAs web site or call MOCA.
Daughters Group for Women Who Have Lost Their Mothers To Ovarian Cancer
This group meets the third Wednesday of the month from 7:00 8:30 p.m. at MOCAs new office at 4604 Chicago Avenue South (formerly the Womens Cancer Resource Center). You may join at anytime. For more information, please call MOCA at 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at email@example.com.
All support groups are free and led by trained group facilitators. For more information, please call MOCA at 952/890-8775 or email Kathleen at firstname.lastname@example.org.