This group is open to all patients & support persons affected by cancers of the colon, esophagus, stomach, liver, gallbladder, biliary tract, pancreas, peritoneum, intestine, appendix, rectum, and anus. The group offers speakers presenting on various topics and time to openly discuss the many difficult physical and emotional aspects of having a GI cancer diagnosis. Join at any time.

Please note that while we are holding our support groups online on Zoom that our Support Group Norms require participation by both video and audio unless you have been granted an exception by Cancer Lifeline in advance of the meeting. Please address questions or concerns to Pamela Krueger at or (206) 832-1271.

Kirkland: EvergreenHealth – Halvorson Cancer Center, Conference Room, Green 1270/1272
Facilitated by Brenda Joy, MA, LMHC
1st Wednesdays, 6:30-8:00pm
Sept 2, Oct 7, Nov 4, Dec 2


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Once downloaded, you will use this link to register:
Once registered, you will receive information on how to join the meeting.


  • Sept 2: “Writing Practices to Limit Anxiety” by Pamela Krueger, MA, MFA, LMFTA
  • Nov 4: “Nutritional Considerations: Gastrointestinal Cancers” Meghan Zech, ND