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SERVICES

Free Services to Breast Cancer Patients & Survivors

North Fork Breast Health Coalition 
(As of September 2023)

GENTLE YOGA – Colleen Riccardelli
Meets the 2nd and 4th W
ednesday of each month

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Participants would need to bring their own mat and props.
RSVP to Colleen at 516-695-7791 or t-cup@optonline.net

 

REFLEXOLOGY – Natalie Lugo
Every other Tuesday of each month
11:00am – 1:30pm

Contact Natalie for an appointment at 631-848-2759
 

MASSAGE THERAPY – Kathleen Tilley
First, Second, Third & Fourth Thursday of each month

3:00pm – 7:00pm

Contact Kathy for an appointment at 631-793-4514

 

STRENGTH FOR LIFE – Debbie Hughes

Meets on three Saturdays of the month*

September 9th, 16th & 23rd

10:30am – 11:30am

Participants should dress comfortably and wear sneakers.

Contact NFBHC Office at 631-208-8889 to attend.

MASSAGE THERAPY – Joni Friedman
Meets the second & fourth Monday of each month

12:00pm – 3:00pm

Contact Joni for an appointment at 917-566-6403 or pedrogft@yahoo.com

RITA DUVA BOUTIQUE

Our boutique offers a selection of wigs, scarves, hats, prosthetics
and other items free of charge. By appointment only.
Email nfbreasthealth@gmail.com to schedule an appointment
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The NFBHC is pleased to offer the following free services to breast cancer patients & survivors.

Services are held at our office, 185 Old Country Road, Suite 6, Riverhead.

If you have any questions, please contact the NFBHC Office at 631-208-8889 or nfbreasthealth@gmail.com

North Fork Breast Health Coalition

"Lend A Helping Hand" Grant

If you have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are currently under a physician’s care, you are eligible for a one-time grant of up to $1,000, which may be used for such services as house cleaning, meal preparation, transportation expenses, or just a day of relaxation at a local spa. Please call 631-208-8889 for information.

Who is eligible?

  • Individuals who have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are undergoing chemotherapy  or radiation therapy and can provide confirmation by their physicians.

  • Individuals who live on the North Fork and are currently under treatment.

  • Individuals must sign a consent and release form.

NFBHC Keri Lynn Stromski

Stage IV Breast Cancer Research and Support Fund

If you have been diagnosed with Stage IV breast cancer and have already received our "Lend a Helping Hand Grant" and are currently under a physician’s care, you are eligible additional grant of up to $2,500, which may be used for such services as house cleaning, meal preparation, transportation expenses, or just a day of relaxation at a local spa. Please call 631-208-8889 for information.

Who is eligible?

  • Individuals who have already recievd the "Lend a Helping Hand Grant .

  • Individuals who have been diagnosed with Stage IV breast cancer and are undergoing chemotherapy  or radiation therapy and can provide confirmation by their physicians.

  • Individuals who live on the North Fork and are currently under treatment.

  • Individuals must sign a consent and release form.

Speakers’ Bureau

If you are a civic or service organization or any kind of public institution and would like to have a speaker at your meeting to discuss breast cancer, please contact us at 631-208-8889.

Resources:

Support Group

Mammograms

  • Cancer Services (free) - 631-548-632

  • Northwell Health Grossman Imaging - 631-405-3240

  • Eastern L.I. Hospital - 631-477-1000

  • Northwell Health Imaging at North Fork - 631-727-2755


 

Breast Cancer Programs

  • American Cancer Society - 631-435-7070 (Reach to Recovery) (Look Good, Feel Better)

  • LI Cancer Care Center - 516-364-8130 (Help & Hope) (Financial Assistance Available)

  • Cancer Services of Suffolk County- 631-548-6320

  • Fighting Chance for Cancer Patients - 631-725-4646 (Counseling and Support)

  • North Fork Breast Health Coalition - 631-208-8889 (Counseling and Support) (Financial Assistance Available)


 

 

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