Cancer Support Events Calendar

Support Connection Support Group

Third Monday of the Month 7 p.m.

Women with Breast Cancer are invited to attend a monthly support group at the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center. Run by Support Connection, the group's meetings are held at 7 p.m. on the third Monday of the month. For more information on Support Connection groups call 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290. or click here. Groups are held in the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center at HVHC, 1978 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, NY. Pre-registration is required.

Lymphedema Support Group

HVHC offers a support group for people with Lymphedema, a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling caused by a compromised lymphatic system. The Hospital’s licensed clinical social worker and a Lymphedema therapist will provide men and women who are struggling with Lymphedema due to cancer surgery with emotional and educational support.

The group is led by Jen Looby, MS, PT, CLT, Physical Therapist/Senior Certified Lymphedema Therapist at Hudson Valley Hospital Center’s Center for Rehabilitation and Miranda Dold, LCSW, Director of Community Programs at Gilda’s Club Westchester.

Support group sessions will be held every other fourth Tuesday of the month from 12:30 - 2 p.m. (April 29, June 24, August 26, October 28, December 30) and every other third Wednesday of the month from 3:30-5 p.m. – ( May 21, July 16, September 17, November 19).

Gilda's Club Support Groups

Living with Cancer

First and Third Thursdays of the month,  6-7:30 p.m.

Gilda's Club Westchester at HVHC offers a support group for people who have been recently diagnosed with cancer on the first and third Thursdays of the month from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Cancer Center at 1978 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor. Pre-registration is required. For more information, call 914-644-8844.

American Cancer Society

altFREE Look Good…Feel Better®

Third Tuesday of the month, 4-6 p.m. Registration required!

The Ashikari Breast Center, HVHC Medical Office Building, first floor
Open to women undergoing chemotherapy and radiation, this program offers professional wig fittings and makeup applications. Call the Ashikari Breast Center 914-734-3940 for more information.