Breast Cancer Support Groups
Kent Hospital is pleased offer a free breast cancer support group that meets every second Thursday of the month, from 6:30 - 8 p.m. It is an informal, ongoing group, bringing people together to share their experiences and problems related to cancer and to provide one another with comfort and help. Please use the Breast Health Center entrance located next to Kent's Emergency Department.
455 Toll Gate Road
Warwick, RI 02886
Women & Infants
Women & Infants is pleased to offer three free support groups. The Young Women with Cancer Group, The Ongoing Survivorship Group and The Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group. Contact Dana Haseotes, MSW, LCSW, MPH at (401) 430-7111 to learn more. These groups are held at Breast Health Center at 668 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903.
American Cancer Society
Our cancer program partners with the American Cancer Society to reach patients who are interested in support programs at diagnosis, during treatment and following treatment, including the American Cancer Society's Look Good Feel Better Program, National Cancer Survivors Day, Kent Hospital Breast Cancer Support Group as well as other resources.
The Cancer Committee at Kent Hospital meets quarterly to oversee the program and to develop public education and screening programs. For more information on community outreach programs and services, please call the Cancer Registry at (401) 737-7010, ext. 31864.
- National Cancer Institute at the National Institutes of Health
- American Cancer Society
- National Breast Cancer Foundation
- American Society of Breast Surgeons’ Breast 360 (https://breast360.org/)