ADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAM
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Middle Country - MIDDLECOUNTRY
Description of Program
Provides a statewide breast cancer hotline offering information, referrals, support groups for women and men with breast cancer. The goal is to educate, support and empower and advocate for breast cancer patients, professionals and the community. Any New York State resident concerned about breast cancer, can call our hotline seven days a week and speak with specially trained, professionally supervised volunteers for information, referrals and emotional support. Previous support groups were offered to those who are: General Support Group; Support for Caregivers of People With Breast Cancer; Young Women’s Support Group, Under 40; Stage 4/Metastatic Breast Cancer; Touchstone: Book Club/Support Group; Cafecito – On-Going Breast Cancer Support Group for Latina Women; A Virtual Support Group; Support Group for Men with Breast Cancer and BRCA+ Support Group are available upon request. If you do not see the group you want below, please call our hotline at (800)877-8077. We form support groups based upon your requests and needs. All support groups are free & confidential. In addition the program offers workshops, forums, and seminars all aimed as a supplement to treatment. Check the calendar for the most current programs offered.
Garden City, New York; Town of Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Accessible by public transportation.
Women and men of all ages who have or are concerned about breast cancer. Businesses, government and community organizations interested in obtaining information about breast cancer.
Fees or Charges
Types of Fees
All services are free and confidential. Call for appointment.
Hours of Operation
Call the Hotline 7 days a week 24 hours a day; Support Group hours vary