ThyCa Silicon Valley Support Group

Foster City, CA

Meets: The ThyCa Silicon Valley Support Group meets on the third Saturday of the month from 3:00 to 4:30 PM (Pacific time).

ThyCa Silicon Valley is holding virtual meetings using Zoom on the third Saturday of each month at our regular time, 3:00 to 4:30 PM Pacific Time. Members of our group or others are welcome. Please email our group facilitator at for connection info. We will continue to meet online until the shelter-in-place order has been lifted and ThyCa approves a return to in-person meetings. We look forward to seeing you there.

Location: Leo Ryan Park & Foster City Recreation Center
650 Shell Blvd
Foster City, CA 94404

Directions: Map to Leo Ryan Park & Foster City Recreation Center (provided by Google Maps®).

Contacts: Lois Fried 650-576-1040
Julie Martinez 650-322-3627

Please check your spam folder for an email if you don't hear from us.

Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 22-24, 2021, you are cordially invited to the 24th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Virtual Conference. This free event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.

Dozens of leading thyroid cancer specialists from around the country will speak and answer questions about thyroid cancer care and research.  The weekend also features speakers and roundtables on skills for coping with thyroid cancer.  This educational and supportive conference is for people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as caregivers, friends, health care professionals, and anyone interested in thyroid cancer.

Visit to register for the conference and for additional information as it becomes available.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:
  • Benicia, CA (ThyCa Solano County -- phone/email support)

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Nothing discussed at a support group should be considered as a replacement for a doctor's care. We do not give medical advice. We do share support and our own experiences. We are each ultimately responsible for our own care.

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This page was updated on Dec 09, 2023.