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Programs

woman journaling
Join Jean Rowe, LCSW, Certified Journal Therapist, in this journal drop-in designed to help you tune in and reset during a chaotic time.
passport, coffee, sunglasses, on table
Get your very own Cactus Cancer Society Passport, your adventure guide to all things CCS. Use this fun passport to stamp your way through various activities and earn fun things like stickers, t-shirts, and more!
Art Workshops
Each Art Workshop is designed to teach you the basics of an art form such as sketching, comics, painting, jewelry making, crafting, and more.
flamingos with entwined necks
Ask Dr. Anne Katz! Ever had a question about relationships or sex that you felt too shy to ask a nurse or doctor but really need the answer?
young adult cancer book club
Looking to read a good book (cancer or not cancer related) and connect with other young adult cancer survivors and caregivers at the same time?
Focus Groups
The Focus Group offers a company or research group the opportunity to engage virtually with a group of 12-15 young adults facing cancer.
game board
Join us for a fun, online evening of games! Do you like games? Are you a young adult cancer patient, survivor, or caregiver?
Get Your Groove Back – Cancer Can’t Steal My Mojo
This 6-week program will inspire reconnection with your innate magic power or mojo.
woman on yoga mat
This 6-week program will normalize grief and help you tune-in and connect to your body, mind, and soul through yoga, breathwork, meditation, and other contemplative practices.
Guided Yoga Nidra Meditation with Mamma G
Angie Giallourakis (aka Mamma G) will be leading guided yoga nidra meditation classes. This is in partnership with Elephants and Tea!
guys around a table
In this guys-only program, we’ll shoot the breeze with men of all young adult cancer experiences. Nothing is off the table.
How To Turn Your Story Into Change
Change comes in many different shapes and sizes. Join us as we talk about what your story means to you and how to go about shaping your own narrative into the change you want to see around you.
Inside the Terrarium: A Day of Restoration
Cactus Cancer Society is hosting an online, day-long, young adult cancer survivorship event inspired by the five themes of the show Queer Eye. More than just a series of webinars, the event will be extremely interactive and will allow young adults facing cancer to engage with one another and to meaningfully connect with subject-matter experts.
holiday garland
A 6 week journaling workshop to help find peace during the holidays. Join Jean Rowe, LCSW, Certified Journal Therapist, for this holiday workshop.
Journaling
Sign up to receive a journal prompt weekly, straight to your inbox. Take part in some stress free, prompted journaling.
Lost and Found: Reestablishing Intimacy With Young Adult Cancer
This journal workshop is specifically for young adult cancer survivors (women only) of any diagnosis.  Using journal techniques and cultivating an action plan for self-care, in 6 weeks you will have the opportunity to emerge from the water renewed, informed, and ready to reconnect.
Mind, Body, and Soul Series
Join the young adult cancer communities of Dear Jack Foundation, Elephants and Tea, and Cactus Cancer Society during our month-long, Mind, Body, and Soul wellness series for an opportunity to connect, grow, and stretch!
Nourish, Nurture, & Renew
All of us in the helping professions are vulnerable to being overwhelmed with the challenges and pain our clients and patients face.
Oodles of Thoughts: A Doodle Journal Workshop
In this program, we will combine our fun art workshop environment with our popular writing techniques from Unspoken Ink and give participants a chance to respond to prompts with what speaks to them most, either drawing or writing.
bunny and computer and photos held by hand on bed
The Photographs of Meaning group is designed to provide a space for young adult cancer survivors to share their cancer stories through the use of photography.