UCSF Patient Support Corps

The UCSF Patient Support Corps is here to help you with three proven support strategies. Email us at [email protected] to request our assistance.

We provide materials, services, and referrals to help you:

  1. review information,
  2. list questions,
  3. make notes and recordings.

There is no charge to patients making use of Patient Support Corps services, thanks to core funding provided by generous Breast Care Center and Cancer Center donors, including Give Breast Cancer the Boot and the Barbara and Gerson Bakar Foundation. Please join our sponsors by making a donation

Upcoming Events

Taste for the Cure

Saturday, October 20, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Jewish Community Center, 3200 California Street, 94118 | Questions: 415-502-0336

Please join the UCSF Carol Franc Buck Breast Care Center in Taste for the Cure, an informational community event to complement patient care. This is a day of exploring food, science, and breast health. Along with breast care panels, join us for science and cooking demonstrations, health food tastings, and updates on trials and programs available through the Breast Care Center. This educational event is free and open to all.

You can join us for all of part of the event; held from 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM on Saturday, October 20 at the Jewish Community Center of San Francisco located at 3200 California Street, 94118. For registration and more details please visit https://2018tasteforthecure.eventbrite.com. Questions? Call 415-502-0336.

Taste for the Cure: A Taste of Science

COMPASS: Acting Mindfully for a Valued Life

COMPASS: Acting Mindfully for a Valued LifeThursdays, October 4, 2018 (held for 7 consecutive sessions) | 1:30 pm
UCSF Mount Zion Campus | Register: (415) 353-7019

Are you tired of struggling with worry, sadness, or fear? Are you having difficulty getting back into your life? 

Learn how to use mindfulness and psychological flexibility to make satisfying choices and commit to personal values. 

This is a 7-week psychotherapy program for cancer patients and survivors, focusing on learning and practicing strategies based upon acceptance and commitment therapy.