ThyCa Washington, DC Support Group

Silver Spring, MD

Meets: ThyCa Washington, DC meets the third Saturday of each month from 10:30 AM to noon.

ThyCa Washington, DC, holds FREE virtual meetings on the Zoom platform at our regular time, 10:30 am to noon Eastern Time. Members of our group or others are welcome. You will need the meeting ID and password to join us, please email our group facilitators at for the ID, password, and instructions on how to join us from your computer, or telephone (audio only). We look forward to seeing you there.

Location: Holy Cross Hospital
1500 Forest Glen Rd.
Silver Spring, MD 20910
Education Center, Rooms #2&3, 1st Floor of the main hospital.

Directions: Georgia Ave North exit off 495
Forest Glen Metro Station

Map to Holy Cross Hospital (provided by Google Maps®).

Contacts: Gary Bloom 301-943-5419
Cal Pierce

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:

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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.