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.
Creative Expressions Workshop
Educational programs for all cancer survivors. Please call 570-422-1860 for more information.
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.
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.
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