New support group starting: Young Cancer Survivor Group for Women

Written by  Facing Cancer Together
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PinnacleHealth is hosting a new support group designed especially for young women facing breast or ovarian cancer: Young Cancer Survivor Group for Women.

support-group-young-womenThe group plans to discuss topics that affect younger women, from taking care of kids, to decreases in sexuality, to working while going through treatment, etc.

The Young Cancer Support Group is reserved for young women who were 45 years old or younger when they were first diagnosed with breast or ovarian cancer.

Women will have an opportunity for sharing personal stories. Events may include guest speakers, open discussions and other activities.

Dates: Beginning September 19, 2102, the group will meet on the 3rd Wednesday of each month from 7 to 9 p.m. in the MSP Community Resource Room. 

Time: 7-9 p.m.

young-woman-supportLocation: PinnacleHealth Community Campus 
Medical Sciences Pavilion 
Community Resource Room, 1st floor
4300 Londonderry Road 

For more information, please contact the PinnacleHealth oneLine at 717-231-8900.  

Please register in advance online here or by calling the PinnacleHealth oneLine (717) 231-8900. Walk-ins welcome. 

Light refreshments will be served.

Cost: Free

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