2012-11-29 / Community

Free Breast Cancer Support Groups

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is offering new support groups. There is no cost for any group; however pre-registration is required. For information, questions, or to sign up, call Sandi Kafenbaum, LCSW, at (516) 877-4314, or the Breast Cancer Hotline at (800) 877-8077.

For Women with Breast Cancer - Monday evenings An evening group will meet weekly for eight weeks from 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, tentatively beginning on January 28. For Women with Breast Cancer - Monday mornings A daytime group will meet weekly for eight weeks from 10:30 am to 12 noon, tentatively beginning of January 28.

For Young Women with Breast Cancer Monday evenings An evening group will meet weekly for eight weeks from 7 to 8:30 pm, tentatively beginning on January 28.

For Young Women with Breast Cancer - Wednesday mornings A daytime group will meet weekly for eight weeks, from 11am to 12:30 pm, tentatively beginning on January 30.

For Women with Metastatic Breast Cancer - Monday afternoons A daytime group will meet every other week on the 2nd and 4th Monday from 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm, tentatively beginning on January 14.

A Telephone Support Group for Women with Breast Cancer - Tuesday mornings A morning group will be held weekly for eight weeks from 10:30 - 12 noon, tentatively beginning on January 29.

Additional groups are formed upon request, including groups for men with breast cancer and family members.

All groups meet at Adelphi University School of Social Work in Garden City. Anyone who is worried about breast cancer should call the hotline for help. You are not alone.

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