Looking for general support groups for cancer or other conditions? The New Jersey Self-Help Group Clearinghouse , a program of Saint Clare’s Health System , made possible by funding from the NJ Division of Mental Health and Addictions Services provides information on support groups for various health, mental health, bereavement, addiction, disability and family issues. The information is in pdf format. You can also call 1-800-367-6274 for information.
Camden County :
Cooper Cancer Institute
The Ripa Center for Women's Health and Wellness
901 Centennial Blvd. 6100 Main Street Complex, Voorhees, NJ 08043
Gynecologic Cancer Patient and Family Support Group
2nd Monday of the Month, 2:00-3:30pm
Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey
195 Little Albany Street
New Brunswick, NJ
Gynecological Cancer Support Group
Meets the second Tuesday of the month 7:00-8:30pm
Women's Center Waiting Room, 1st floor
Contact social work department - 732-235-6792 ,
Long Branch , NJ
For women diagnosed with cervical, ovarian, endometrial or uterine caner. Group offers these cancer patients and their families an opportunity to actively participate in healing after a cancer diagnosis. At Monmouth Medical Center.
Second Tuesday; 10:30am-1:30pm; Monmouth Medical Center
Pauline Fromkin Family Living room, second Floor
Please call Leslie Shepard, RN, OCN to register at 732-923-6709
Ovarian Cancer Support Group
This group is for women diagnosed with cervical, endometrial, ovarian, or uterine cancer. The group meets on the first and third Tuesday of every month from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. All sessions are facilitated by Kimberly Higgins LCSW, MSW.
Amdur Ambulatory Care Pavilion Cancer Care Conference Room.
For More information please call 732-776-4508.
Peer Support Group / NOCC New Jersey Chapter
When: The LAST WEDNESDAY of each month; 7:00 – 8:00pm
Where: Morris County Library – 30 East Hanover Avenue, Whippany, NJ, in the conference room
Tricia Fragale and Jean-Marie Molinaro
Survivors and Teal Buddies Coordinators
973-886-9651 (Tricia) / 973-865-2045 (Jean)
3 Crossroads Dr.
1st and 3rd Monday of the Month noon- 1:30pm
Register online: http://cancersupportcnj.org/program-registration/
ONLINE SUPPORT GROUPS
OCNA 's Support Group
OCNA Online Support Community- Inspire
These organizations will match you with another ovarian cancer survivor
Cancer Hope Network ( a NJ based organization)
ONE-ON-ONE SUPPORT Contact for professional counseling services:
Cancer Support Community