Living with Cancer

Cancer and its treatment can have lasting effects on your physical, emotional and spiritual health. While our physicians offer outstanding cancer treatment, we realize that you and your caregivers can benefit from additional services.

At Winship, we offer you support programs and services as part of our multidisciplinary team approach. These are designed to help you from your first treatment to beyond your last.

Supportive Services

Whatever stage you are at in treatment, recovery or survivorship, our support care teams will design an integrated program with the primary goal of improving your quality of life.

Nurse Navigators

The nurse navigators at Winship Cancer Institute are clinically trained professionals responsible for the identification and removal of barriers to timely and appropriate cancer care and treatment.

Rehabilation Services

Our certified physical therapists provide a variety of rehabilitation programs and services in a dynamic care environment including lymphedema care.

Psychiatric Services

Winship has licensed social workers and medical experts in the field of psychiatry available to you at all stages of diagnosis, treatment and recovery who will help you with a broad range of emotional and psychological issues.

Wellness Services

Exercise may play an important role in controlling your cancer symptoms and even reducing the severity of side effects from treatment. To get you started, Winship offers the Winship at the Y program.

Nutrition Services

Our registered dietitians are available to answer questions and address concerns about managing your diet, weight, treatment side effects, and use of nutritional supplements during and after your treatment.

Spiritual Health

A spiritual health educator offers spiritual care, support and presence to you as a patient or survivor, your family and caregivers.

Social Services

Our oncology social workers can assist you by providing practical assistance, support, and individual, family and group counseling.

Support Groups

Support groups provide a unique opportunity for you to connect with others and learn more about treatment options for your specific cancer type, find ways to improve your quality of life, and make friends.

Tobacco Treatment Program

The Winship Tobacco Treatment Program is designed to help current cancer patients stop smoking. Our team of experts are highly experienced leaders in the field of cancer care and smoking cessation.

Patient and Family Resource Center

The Winship Patient and Family Resource Center provides patients and their caregivers a centralized location to find helpful information and services.

Radiance Boutique

The Radiance Boutique at Winship offers a wide range of services and products to help patients with cancer look and feel their best during and after treatment.

Survivorship Program

Our survivorship program provides education, social support and care to all Winship patients and their caregivers and families transitioning into post-treatment life.

Young Adult Survivorship

Childhood cancer survivors require specialized follow-up care. At Winship, we provide a program specifically tailored to assist you.

Woman to Woman

We provide a peer-to-peer support program called Woman to Woman, which allows patients who are newly diagnosed with gynecologic cancers to receive one-on-one emotional support and mentoring from trained survivor-volunteers.

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