Kent Hospital is pleased to offer a free breast cancer support group that meets every second Thursday of the month at 6 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.
To learn more about the breast cancer support group, please call (401) 736-3737.
The Cancer Program at Kent Hospital coordinates annual community screening events including skin screening, breast health screening, lung cancer prevention and early community outreach detection programs. Contact the center at (401) 736-1988 to learn more.
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.
The Breast Health Center at Kent is committed to providing its patients with access to the best possible care in this region. Instead of traveling to Boston, or even Providence, those seeking expert medical advice and cutting-edge treatment can find it at The Breast Health Center at Kent.