Cancer Transitions

Cancer Transitions is a free program that runs for 4 weeks. Each weekly session lasts for 2 - 2 1/2 hours and includes information on nutrition, exercise, coping with stress, and medical care, plus delicious healthy snacks. This program is open to cancer patients who have completed treatment and their loved ones.

UNC Lineberger’s Comprehensive Cancer Support Program (CCSP) partners with locations across the state for Cancer Transitions:  Moving Beyond Treatment™. Find the location nearest to you, call or email the group leader for dates and times.  

Cancer Transitions

ASHEVILLE: SECU Cancer Center, Mission Hospital. Carol Logan-Thompson 828-213-2504;

KINSTON: UNC Lenoir Health Care Wellness Center. Contact Meghan Evans, 252- 522-7600  ext. 3207 or email at

BURLINGTON/GREENSBORO: Cone Health Cancer Center at Alamance Regional:  Sandy Hess 336-586-3853 or

HENDERSONVILLE: Journey to be FREE. Cathy Desfosses at 828-771-0885 or

CHAPEL HILL: at SECU House: Call the Patient Family Resource Center at 984-974-8100

MOREHEAD CITY:  Carteret Health Care.  Gail Russell at 252-499-6642

CHAPEL HILL (SPANISH) at SECU House: Claudia Rojas at 984-974-5800 or

NAGS HEAD: Outer Banks Hospital. Marie Neilson at 252- 449-4554 or

CHARLOTTE: Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center. Debbie Johnson at 704-384-9497 or

NEW BERN: Coastal Carolina Health Care, New Bern Cancer Care. Kim Hess at 252- 636-5135 or

CHARLOTTE (SPANISH) Carolinas Healthcare: Magbis Love at 980-442-6362;

RALEIGH: DUKE RALEIGH. Sandra Sonessa at or  919-862-5422

CONCORD: at Levine Cancer Institute. Bryan Klutz at

RALEIGH: UNC-REX.  Loreal Massiah 919-784-6120/

DURHAM: Duke Cancer Institute’s  Duke Integrative Medicine Building,  3475 Erwin Road. Contact: Valarie Worthy  at 919- 613-6492 or

ROCKY MOUNT: Nash Cancer Center.  Delphine Wiggins at 252- 962-8908 or

EDENTON: Vidant Chowan Hospital. Liza White at 252-482-6242or

SPRUCE PINE: Cancer Care of Western North Carolina. Debbie Crain at 828- 253-4262 X 3380 or 

FRANKLIN: Cancer Care of Western North Carolina.  Rachel Thelen at or 828-253-4262

SYLVA: Harris Regional Hospital. Sherri Watterson at 813-713-0609 or

GARNER:  UNC Rex at Garner. Arqueta Lindsey  919- 250-5957 or

WINSTON-SALEM: Cancer Services Inc. Julie Lanford at 336- 760 9983 or

GREENVILLE: Cancer Care.  Jenny Higgins 252-847-7943 or

WINSTON-SALEM (SPANISH): Cancer Services Inc. Gloria Hall at 336- 760 9983 or

HICKORY: Frye Regional Medical Center. : Melissa Teague at 828- 315-5092 or