Breast Cancer Support Groups

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Programs Date Time Locations
Breast Cancer Support - Ongoing
Ongoing groups for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer, those still undergoing treatment, and those who have completed treatment.
Various Days
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Brooklyn
Manhattan
Queens
Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Telephone Support Mondays
December 16
January 6, 20
February 3, 17
March 2, 16
April 6, 20
8:30-9:30pm ET Telephone
Breast Cancer Post-Treatment Support Group
For women who have completed treatment for breast cancer, to navigate life after breast cancer.
Wednesdays
January 22
February 26
March 25
April 22
6-7:30pm Manhattan
DCIS Support Group
For women diagnosed with DCIS, to understand treatment options and choose what's best for them.
Mondays
January 6
February 3
March 2
April 6
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Breast and Ovarian Cancer Support for Women of African Descent Tuesdays
December 3 (CANCELLED),17
January 21
February 4
March 3, 17
April 7, 21
1st Tuesdays
5-6:30pm
3rd Tuesdays
4-5:30pm
Harlem
Breast Cancer Support - Japanese Fridays
December 13, 27
January 10, 24
February 14, 28
March 13, 27
April 10, 24
2nd Fridays
6-7:30pm
4th Fridays 12:30-2pm
Manhattan
Coping with Aromatase Inhibitors and Tamoxifen
Women who are currently taking or considering aromatase inhibitors or tamoxifen meet to discuss life on these medications and strategize ways to maintain quality of life.
Thursdays
December 19
January 16
February 20
March 19
April 16
6-7:30pm Manhattan
Westchester Breast & Ovarian Cancer Support Group
This group is provided in partnership by SHARE and Westchester Medical Center and facilitated by both a peer and a social worker.
Thursdays
December 5
January 9
February 13
March 12

Wednesday
April 8

1:30-3pm Westchester

Finding a great doctor and the right treatment is only part of getting through breast cancer-- getting the right support is also critical. That's why SHARE offers a range of support groups for breast cancer, including:

  • online support groups
  • support groups for breast cancer patients
  • survivor support groups
  • breast cancer support groups for husbands and other caregivers

Not sure if a support group is right for you? Each SHARE support group is a low-pressure, empowering opportunity to exchange experiences, information, and care with women who understand what you're going through. Research shows that women with a strong community of support have better health outcomes. Our breast cancer support groups and cover a variety of different experiences and themes, so you can get the help that's right for you.

Our local breast cancer support groups and online community are led by trained breast cancer survivors and touch on a wide variety of experiences and topics, so you can get the right support no matter where you are. We also offer a free breast cancer support hotline at 844.ASK.SHARE, where you can speak with a trained breast cancer survivor who will discuss your treatment options, offer encouragement, or connect you with resources. Click the pink helpline badge on the right to call!

National Helpline:
844-ASK-SHARE