Emotional Support


 
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GROUP SUPPORT


Living Journeys is a safe and confidential support system for individuals, families and friends struggling with cancer. The group is a supportive and healing environment where open discussion concerning cancer related topics can happen. The facilitators of the groups are Cathey Jinich, Derek See and Laurie Boscaro, MA, LPC. 

CRESTED BUTTE MEETINGS:

GUNNISON MEETINGS:

Crested Butte meetings are at Camp 4 Coffee in CB South at 6pm the first Monday of every month and at the Adaptive Sports Center (325 Belleview CB) at 6pm on the third Monday of every month.

Gunnison meetings are at the Gunnison Community Church (107 N. Iowa St) at noon on the first and third Thursdays of every month.

All support groups are free, you do not need to pay to attend any or all of the support group meetings.

Would you like to be reminded about upcoming support group meetings?


Bereavement Support

The Living Journeys Bereavement Group is open to anyone who has lost a loved one to cancer. The group meetings are facilitated by certified counselors and meet in both Crested Butte and Gunnison monthly.

CRESTED BUTTE MEETINGS

GUNNISON MEETINGS

The Bereavement Support Group meets in Crested Butte at 6pm on the second Monday of every month at Tassinong Farms in Crested Butte South.

The Bereavement Support Group meets in Gunnison at 6:30pm at the Gunnison Community Church on the third Thursday of the Month.

Would you like to be reminded about upcoming bereavement support group meetings?


 
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PRIVATE THERAPY

 

Referrals:

Living Journeys provides free referrals for licensed professional therapists who can help supply clients, their caregivers, children and family members with important tools to manage fear, anxiety and stress that accompanies a cancer diagnosis.  Living Journeys Therapist Partners.

Grants:

Living Journeys also offers Private Therapy Grants which cover the cost of 10 sessions of private therapy.

Grant requests will be considered through all stages of the cancer journey; whether you are currently in treatment, recovery, have or lost a loved one with cancer you can apply for a private therapy grant.

grant details:

  • A private therapy grant covers the cost of 10 sessions with a therapist of the client’s choice.

  • At the end of 10 sessions, should you need to continue with your therapy, you or your therapist may request another grant for 10 sessions.

  • Living Journeys has a list of private therapists you may consider, or you may choose to use a therapist of your choice not currently listed.  For questions regarding how to choose a therapist, you may call 970-349-2777.

  • To receive a private therapy grant you must be a Gunnison County Resident.

The first step is to fill out and return a Private Therapy Application


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LIVING JOURNEYS

YOUTH GROUP

 

The Living Journeys Youth Group (LJYG) serves Gunnison County middle and high school aged students whose families have a relationship with cancer. Living Journeys brings together a team therapists and staff from the Adaptive Sports Center to develop a year of adventures which include ropes courses, rafting, ice climbing, kayaking and more.