cancer We host bi-monthly support meetings.

Meetings are held at the Bear Canyon Senior Center, 4645 Pitt St. NE in Albuquerque. The senior center is two blocks from Eubank and Montgomery. Go north on Eubank one block to Lagrima de Oro St, east one block to Pitt, and left 50 yards to the Bear Canyon parking lot. We are in room 3, at the west end of the building. Meetings are usually the first and third Saturdays of the month from 12:30-3:00 p.m.

The following are meeting announcements for upcoming meetings and dates to put on your calendar for upcoming events.

Upcoming Meetings 

December 7: Medical Cannabis Use and Prostate Cancer- Presentation by staff of the Verdes Foundation

The speaker will explore the uses of cannabis and its derivatives for cancer pain and possible treatment options for prostate cancer. 

The Verdes Foundation, a nonprofit organization, is one of the longest operating dispensaries in New Mexico. Started in 2010, the dispensary and grow operation quickly expanded to become one of New Mexico’s largest and most highly regarded dispensaries. Their goal is to provide the highest quality medicine for the best possible outcome. Focused on wellness, the dispensary is operated by registered nurses and both the dispensary and grow facility are family owned and operated. The Verdes Foundation works closely with the New Mexico Department of Health, meeting all quality and regulatory requirements.

December 21: Annual Meeting/Potluck

January 4: Sharing Session

Meeting Location:

Bear Canyon Senior Center
4645 Pitt St Ne
Albuquerque, NM 87111