Support Groups

Free Support Groups At The Hospital

Look Good...Feel Better®

Sponsored by the American Cancer Society

Look Good…Feel Better® is a free program affiliated with the American Cancer Society inviting women undergoing chemotherapy and radiation for professional wig fittings and make-up applications. When you look good, you feel better!

Pre-registration required, please call 800-227-2345.

When: Third Tuesday of the month

Time: 4-6 p.m.

Location: Ashikari Breast Center at NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital, 1978 Crompond Road, Cortlandt Manor, NY 10567

Diabetes Support Group

Open to those living with diabetes, pre-diabetes, caregivers & family members

Meetings are held the 1st Friday of each month in the NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital’s Ground Floor Conference Room. Sessions are facilitated by Sonia Mathisson, RD and include evidenced-based disease management tools and health information presented by clinical experts in the field. 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. Please call 914-734-3557 to register.

When: First Friday of each month

Time: 1:00-2:00 p.m.

Location: Ground Floor Conference Room

Breast Cancer Support Group

A program of Support Connection, Inc.

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 is a free program.

Pre-registration is required. Please call 914-962-6402.

When: Third Monday of the month

Time: 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Location: Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1978 Crompond Rd., Cortlandt Manor, NY

Living with Cancer Support Group

A program of Gilda’s Club Westchester

This free group is for men and women, newly diagnosed with cancer. The group will provide emotional support as a complement to medical care.

Pre-registration required. Please call, Erica Forest LCSW at 914-644-8844 x.108 or email

When: The 1st and 3rd Thursday of every month

Time: 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Location: Cheryl R. Lindenbaum Comprehensive Cancer Center, 1978 Crompond Rd., Cortlandt Manor, NY

To learn about our Breastfeeding Support Groups, please call 914-734-3257.