Support Groups

There are several support groups available for individuals and family members dealing with a cancer diagnosis. For more information on where you can get help in dealing with your diagnosis, contact the Hughes Cancer Center at (570) 422-1700.

Survivorship Series
Educational programs for all cancer survivors.  Please call 570-422-1860 for more information.

Creative Expressions Workshop
Utilizing creative approaches to cope with cancer. For patients of all cancer diagnoses and Family Members/Caregivers. Weekly, Wednesday 10:15 a.m., First Floor Hughes Cancer Center Conference Room  For more information please call (570) 422-1860.

Moving Meditation
Relax and energize with gentle exercise and stress management techniques. Movement is adaptable to all levels and can even be done from a seated position. For patients of all cancer diagnoses and Family Members/Caregivers. Weekly, Tuesday 10:00 a.m., Second Floor Hughes Cancer Center. Additional Friday sessions available at 1:30 p.m. Please call for dates. For registration and more information contact  (570) 422-1860. 

US TOO Prostate Support Group
3rd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m. Hughes Cancer Center, East Stroudsburg. For more information contact the social work line (570) 422-1860.

Leukemia/Lymphoma/Blood-related Cancer Patient and Family Support Group
3rd Tuesday of each month, 5:30 p.m. Hughes Cancer Center, East Stroudsburg. For more information and to register contact the social work line (570) 422-1860. 

Bereavement Support
LVH–Pocono Pastoral Care Rev. Dr. Sherrie L. Sneed. 570-476-3329. Additional bereavement support services and meetings available. VNA/Hospice (570) 421-5390.

Look Good Feel Better~ American Cancer Society
Program that teaches women beauty techniques to help them manage skin. Changes and/or hair loss from cancer treatments. Held monthly, Day and evening times available. For information, call the American Cancer Society 1-800-227-2345.  Registration required.

Breast Cancer Support Group~ American Cancer Society
2nd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m. American Cancer Society, Stroudsburg PA. Please call 888-227-6333.

PA Breast Friends Support Groups
Day and evening support programs available. Contact Kelli Mercurio (321) 236-3721 for further information. breastfriends.org.

You may also want to check with the local chapter of the American Cancer Society. The contact information for this office is below.

American Cancer Society
Monroe Unit - Northeast Region
Business 209, RR 13 Box 2138
Stroudsburg, PA 18360
Hours: By appointment only
Phone: (888) 227-5445
Fax: (570) 421-8891

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