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Program in Women's Oncology
668 Eddy Street
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 453-7520
F: (401) 453-7529
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Cancer Support Groups

We organize a variety of support groups to meet the needs of our patients, their caregivers and family. Please join us for the one that makes the most sense for you.

All the groups meet at 668 Eddy Street, Providence. There are other groups that meet at Women & Infants medical office buildings in the community.

Support Groups for Oncology Patients

Breast Cancer Support Group

For patients who are diagnosed with breast cancer and are currently in treatment.
668 Eddy St.
2nd Floor
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47211
E: nkendall@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the first Tuesday of each month, 4 - 5:30 p.m.
 Directions

Contact: Dana Haseotes, MSW, LCSW, MPH

Create Your Weight

Nutrition wellness group
668 Eddy Street
3rd floor conference room
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 430-7211, ext. 48753
E: Ltalbert@wihri.org

A 10-week program for women meets Mondays from 6 - 7 p.m.

Contact: Lauren Talbert, RD, CSO, LDN

Lymphedema Support Group

668 Eddy St.
3rd Floor
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47280

Hours

Meets the first Thursday of each month, 1 - 2 p.m.
 Directions

Contact: Rebecca Stocker, DPT, CLt

Gyn Cancer Support Group

For patients who are diagnosed with a gynecologic cancer.
668 Eddy St.
3rd Floor
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47202
E: dthompson@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the first Thursday of each month, 5 - 6:30 p.m.
 Directions

Contact: Diane Thompson, MSW, LICSW

Transitions to Survivorship Support Group

For survivors transitioning from active treatment to post-treatment.
P: (401) 430-7111, ext. 47111
E: dhaseotes@wihri.org

Hours

Please call or email for dates and times.

Contact: Dana Haseotes, MSW, LCSW, MPH

Young Women's Support Group

For patients with all types of cancer under the age of 40.
668 Eddy St.
3rd Floor
Providence
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47111
E: dhaseotes@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the second Tuesday of every month from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

Contact: Dana D’Alessandro Haseotes, MSW, LICSW, MPH

Metastatic Support Group

For breast cancer patients with metastatic disease.
668 Eddy St.
3rd Floor
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47211
E: nkendall@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the third Tuesday of every month from 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
 Directions

Contact: Nike Kendall, MSW, LICSW

Support Groups for Family Members

 

Caregivers Support Group

For anyone caring for a patient with cancer or other serious illness.
668 Eddy St.
2nd floor
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47111
E: dhaseotes@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the fourth Monday of the month from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.

Contact: Dana D’Alessandro Haseotes, MSW, LCSW, MPH

Other Groups for Patients

Expressive Therapies Support Group

For patients diagnosed with cancer. A group that utilizes guided meditation and art work. No artistic experience necessary.
668 Eddy St.
3rd Floor
Providence, RI 02903
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47104
E: ssalzillo@wihri.org

Hours

Meets the first Wednesday of every month from 10 a.m. - noon.
 Directions

Contact: Sandra Salzillo, MA, CAGS, LMHC

Transition to Survivorship Educational/Support Group

For survivors transitioning from active treatment to post treatment.
P: (401) 274-1122, ext. 47111
E: dhaseotes@wihri.org

Hours

Please call or e-mail for dates, times and locations.

Contact: Dana D’Alessandro Haseotes, MSW, LICSW, MPH