The ANS Center for Hope Foundation provides free support, education and other services – including a monthly support group – for those impacted by brain tumors. Whether an ANS patient or not, a family member or caregiver, the foundation can help.

The foundation’s caring environment brings patients and caregivers together to relax, talk, listen, share, laugh – and learn. Professionals including nutritionists, neurosurgeons, oncologists, acupuncturists, financial resource planners, social workers and massage therapists join in to provide the education and community that are critical to maintaining hope in the face of a difficult diagnosis. In a forum that fosters mutual understanding, we discuss the challenges and successes of living with a brain tumor. We provide a supportive place where dinners are enjoyed, compassion abounds and kind words are exchanged. Each month, a guest speaker or special activity brings each member hope.

Since its founding in 2012, the foundation has steadily grown, demonstrating the demand for these services. Funds raised through the Center for Hope Foundation are directly allocated to the expansion of new programs and helping meet the growing needs of the group.

For information about the group or to attend a meeting, please contact the ANS Center for Hope Foundation at contact@centerforhopefoundation.com.