Support Connection


About Support Connection

Who We Are...

Support Connection, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization established in 1996 that offers free, confidential support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer. Our office is located in Yorktown Heights, NY, but we offer emotional, social and educational support to women, their families and friends all over the country. By providing our individualized services in a warm, caring environment, Support Connection has made a difference in thousands of lives. 

HELP IS JUST A PHONE CALL AWAY

Call us at 914-962-6402 or Toll Free: 1-800-532-4290

 


Our Services...

  • Breast and ovarian cancer support groups (including 2 national toll-free telephone support groups)
  • One-on-one peer counseling (by phone & in person)
  • Educational forums & toll-free educational teleconferences
  • Wellness classes such as yoga & meditation
  • Workshops on topics such as nutrition, stress reduction & journaling
  • Referrals to other agencies (local and nationwide)
  • Support for children, family members and friends Lending library – books & tapes
  • Newsletters (printed & electronic) and program calendars
  • Celebrate Life Day for cancer survivors & their caregivers
  • Resource packets

Our Commitment...

All of our services are provided free of charge.

Support Connection is about caring. Each person that reaches out for support is given personalized attention in a warm, compassionate atmosphere. Services are always free and confidential. Our professional peer counselors are cancer survivors. It is our goal to assist people so that they make educated decisions about their health care.

Our services are available to anyone seeking support or information regarding all aspects of diagnosis, treatment, recovery and beyond for themselves or for a loved one. We do not tell people what they need, rather, we offer multiple resources to help meet their individual needs.

We're Here to Help!

For more information about Support Connection's services and programs, call (914) 962-6402.

TOLL FREE BREAST AND OVARIAN CANCER SUPPORT AND INFORMATION: 1-800-532-4290 Support Connection, Inc., 40 Triangle Center, Suite 100, Yorktown Heights, NY 10598

 


Information & Support

One-On-One Peer Counseling Program - Talking*Listening*Caring

This program focuses on individual needs and personalized support, providing information and resources to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer. In addition, if the person seeking services desires, he or she will be connected to a “buddy” who is a cancer survivor. We also provide resources and support for caregivers, families, spouses, children and friends of women with breast and ovarian cancer.

Breast & Ovarian Cancer Support & Information Hotline

The purpose of the Hotline is to allow people to gain access to support and information via our toll free number. You can call the hotline at 1-800-532-4290.

Lending Library

We have a lending library consisting of wonderful books and videos. Our collection includes topics on breast & ovarian cancer, coping, spirituality and parenting while going through cancer. Stop in and browse and borrow.