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Support
Group:

Breast Cancer Support Group at Addison Gilbert Hospital

Facility:

Addison Gilbert Hospital
298 Washington St.
Gloucester, MA 01930

Contact:

Pre-registration is requested.  Please call 978-283-4000, ext. 403

Days/Date:

Monthly, Third Tuesday (excluding July and August)

Time:

6:30pm - 8:00pm

Notes:

The Breast Cancer Support Group at Addison Gilbert Hospital meets on the third Tuesday of each month from 6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. in the Longan Room, located inside the Washington Street entrance of Addison Gilbert Hospital.  For further information, please contact Lisa Zellenka, R.N., O.C.N., at   978-283-4000, ext. 403.  Please note that this group does not meet in July and August.

Support Group:

Breast Cancer Support Group at Beverly Hospital

Facility:

The Herrick House
(located on the upper campus of Beverly Hospital)
89 Herrick Street
Beverly, Massachusetts

Contact:

978.283.4001, ext. 585

Days/Date:

Third Tuesday of each month

Time:

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

Notes:

There is no fee or pre-registration required. The group does not meet in July and August.

Support Group:

General Cancer Support Group at Addison Gilbert Hospital

Facility:

Addison Gilbert Hospital
Longan Room [located inside Washington Street entrance]
298 Washington Street
Gloucester, Massachusetts

Contact:

978.283.4000, ext. 585

Days/Date:

Fourth Tuesday each month

Time:

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Notes:

There is no fee or pre-registration required. The group does not meet in July and August.

Support Group:

Melanoma Support Group at Beverly Hospital

Facility:

Beverly Hospital
Garden Conference Room
85 Herrick Street
Beverly, Massachusetts

Contact:

Registration is required, please call 978.922.3000 ext. 2710.

Days/Date:

Meets on the second Thursday of each month

Time:

6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

Notes:

IMPACT Melanoma sponsors a support group open to all those who have been diagnosed with Melanoma. There is no fee. To register, or for further information, please contact Kelli Braga at Beverly Hospital at 978.922.3000 ext. 2710, or by calling IMPACT Melanoma at 800.557.6352.

Support
Group:

Polycythemia Vera Support Group

Facility:

Addison Gilbert Hospital
298 Washington Street
Gloucester, Massachusetts

Contact:

Rhonda Kesterson, R.N., ONC,  at 978.283.4000, ext. 559 or Nancy Guinivan at 978.762.6684.

Days/Date:

Please call for information.

Time:

Please call for information.

Notes:

Held serveral times every year. Family members and friends are welcome.

Support
Group:

Prostate Cancer Support Group at Beverly Hospital

Facility:

Beverly Hospital
Ledgewood Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center
Beverly Hospital, Upper Campus
85 Herrick Street
Beverly, Massachusetts

The group meets in the first floor Conference Room. No registration required.

Contact:

John Quinn at 617-905-4999.

Days/Date:

Meets on the second Thursday of each month. Please note the group does not meet during the months of July and August.

Time:

6:30 PM


Support Group:

Look Good, Feel Better

Facility:

Addison Gilbert Hospital
Gordon Specialty Cancer Center, 4th Floor Conference Room
298 Washington St
Gloucester, Massachusetts

Contact:

For more information, please contact the Oncology Department at 978.381.7553

Days/Date:

Look Good, Feel Better is offered several times a year at Addison Gilbert Hospital.

Notes:

The American Cancer Society's Look Good, Feel Better program is for women undergoing cancer treatment.


Support Group:

Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Support Group

Facility:

Lahey Outpatient Center, Danvers
480 Maple St
Danvers, MA 01923

Contact:

Kimberly Willis

Days/Date:

Please contact Kimberly Willis for more information

Notes:

For further details on upcoming dates or to register, please contact Kimberly Willis, NP-C, Certified Patient Navigator at 978.304.8105.

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