Description

CancerCare is offering a free, six-week face-to-face support group for women over 40, who have been diagnosed with cancer and who are receiving a form of active treatment (which may consist of surgery, chemotherapy, radiation, hormonal treatments and/or advanced cancer treatment) or who have received treatment in the last 18 months. This group will provide a safe place to exchange support and receive information and guidance while discussing the unique challenges of living with a cancer diagnosis.

Our Groups:

  • Provide cancer-focused support
  • Reduces feelings of loneliness, anxiety and distress
  • Help increase feelings of hope and empowerment
  • Assist you in learning new ways of coping
  • Help you improve communication with your medical team and loved ones
  • Provide you with practical information about treatment
  • Provide you with resources in your community

Start Date

We are currently recruiting for our next group cycle which begins June 11, 2019. This group meets on Tuesdays, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. EST.

Register

Space is limited and pre-registration is required. For more information or to register, contact our Hopeline at 800-813-HOPE (4673) or Lauren Chatalian, LMSW at 212-712-8332 or lchatalian@cancercare.org.

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