How To Cope

Support Groups

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Smilow Cancer Hospital
Early Stage Breast Cancer Support Group
Advanced Stage Cancer Support Group
Contact Person: Lina Chase, LCSW
(203) 200-6360

Y-ME
“Your Shoes” a 24/7 phone line
1-800-221-2141
www.y-me.org

Reach to Recovery – ACS 
1-800-227-2345
www.cancer.org 

Sisters Journey 
Hamden, CT 
(203) 288-3556
www.sistersjourney.org

Nubian Sister’s Cancer Support Program
New Haven, CT   
(203) 623-2405

Life After the Storm
Support for women under age 50
Contact person: Heather Gilluly 
e-mail: iteachems2002@yahoo.com
(203) 410-4665
www.lifeafterstorm.com

Breast Cancer Survival Center
(Providing post treatment support and education)
Fairfield, CT
(203) 857-7304
www.breastcancersurvival.org 

Ann’s Place-Home of I Can
39 Old Ridgebury Rd
Danbury CT
(203) 790-6568


CareGivers Support Group at Yale New Haven Hospital
Contact:  Irene Scanlon, LCSW 
(203) 200-6361