At The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Cancer Institute, we understand that cancer patients and their families face a wide range of concerns. Below is a list of resources that we have available for our patients and families.

Through our Psychosocial Oncology Program, we are able to offer comprehensive services from the patient's time of diagnosis through survivorship. The following are included:

  • Emotional support for cancer patients and families
  • Crisis intervention for cancer patients and families
  • Mental health assessment for cancer outpatients
  • Counseling and psychotherapy for patients and families
  • Referral services for home care, hospice, disability, insurance
  • Educational offerings (alleviation of patient suffering, quality of life issues for the cancer patient, cancer as a family affair, coping through the cancer journey, pain management, living well with lymphoma, handling financial matters)
  • Cancer support groups
    • Breast cancer
    • Ovarian cancer
    • General cancer (all types)
    • Caregiver


Contact Information

For more information, please contact Billie Ferguson, Oncology Social Worker at 443-777-7395.

MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center
The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Cancer Institute
9103 Franklin Square Drive
Baltimore, MD 21237