Support Groups

Gynecologic Cancer Support Groups in NJ.
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.

Atlantic County:
Linwood, NJ 
Gynecological Cancers Group 
The second Wednesday of the month 4:00 pm.
Please call Gilda’s Club to register to become a member
(609) 926-2699. Erin McAllister, LSW, Program Director.

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
Call 1-800-8-COOPER

Gynecologic Cancer Support Group

Professionally run.(WOMEN ONLY)

Support for women with ovarian, cervical, uterine and other gynecologic cancers. Share feelings and concerns. Meets 4th  Wed., 6:30-7:30pm,

William G. Rohrer Health and Fitness Center,

2309 East Evesham Rd., Voorhees.

Pre-registration required. Before

attending call 1-888-847-8823 (day) 

Essex County: 
FORCE (Facing Our Risk of Cancer Empowered)
Support and Education for women whose family history and genetic status puts them at high risk for getting breast or ovarian cancer. Open to Family Members. 
Meeting vary, 4 times per year ( Jan, April, June, Sept)
Montclair Breast Center, 37 Fullerton Avenue, Montclair
Call or e-mail Jessie 914-420-7936,  jessieb@facingourrisk.org

Middlesex County:
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 ,

Monmouth County:
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


Neptune, NJ
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.



Morris County:

Teal Buddies 
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)
www.facebook.com/groups/TealBuddiesNJ
tealbuddiesnj@gmail.com


Somerset County:
3 Crossroads Dr.
Bedminster, NJ 07921
908-658-5400
Gynecologic Cancer Networking Group 
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

PEER SUPPORT

These organizations will match you with another ovarian cancer survivor

Cancer Hope Network ( a NJ based organization)


Cancer Hope Network


Imerman Angels
http://www.imermanangels.org/



ONE-ON-ONE SUPPORT Contact  for professional counseling services:
CancerCare

Cancer Support Community