NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital offers support groups and education lectures throughout the year. Please check our website calendar for specific dates, times and locations, or call 914-734-3557 for more information.
Breastfeeding Support Group
This is open to moms and expecting moms who would like to learn more about breastfeeding in a supportive environment. There is also the opportunity to share information with other new mothers.
Breast Cancer Support Group
Join a group of women who have also heard the words “you have breast cancer” as we discuss issues pertaining to all stages of diagnosis, treatment, and post-treatment. This program is facilitated by Support Connection, Inc.
Diabetes Support Group
Open to those living with Diabetes, pre-diabetes, caregivers and family members. General education topics will include reducing risks and prevention, checking blood sugar levels, guidelines for proper medication use and managing medical complications. The importance of healthy lifestyle behaviors including diet and nutrition, healthy cooking, and increased exercise and physical activity will be emphasized throughout.
Living with Cancer Support Group
Gilda’s Club of Westchester facilitates this support group at NewYork-Presbyterian/Hudson Valley Hospital’s Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center. This group is for men and women, newly diagnosed with cancer. The group will provide emotional support as a complement to medical care.