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SERVICES
THE NFBHC IS PLEASED TO OFFER THE FOLLOWING FREE SERVICES

SUPPORT GROUPS

NORTH FORK BREAST HEALTH COALITION

together with PBMC - Cancer Services Program of Suffolk County 

Stage IV Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group 

Meets via Zoom the 1st & 3rd Wednesday of each month, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact Maureen O’Connor,

Director of Cancer Services Program of Suffolk County at

Peconic Bay Medical Center: (631) 548-6320, extension 1400,

or moconnor10@northwell.edu

Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Support Group 

Meets via Zoom the 1st & 3rd  Wednesday of each month, 4 p.m.-5:30 p.m.

For more information, please contact Maureen O’Connor,

Director of Cancer Services Program of Suffolk County at

Peconic Bay Medical Center: (631) 548-6320, extension 1400,

or moconnor10@northwell.edu

GENTLE YOGA- Kate Alesio

Meets in person the 2nd Wednesday of each month 6-7 p.m.

Participants would need to being their own mat and props.

RSVP required to Kate via text or phone to 631-455-0595

REFLEXOLOGY - Natalie Lugo

Every other Tuesday of each Month

11:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Contact Natalie for an appointment at 631-848-2759

MASSAGE & LYMPHEDEMA THERAPY - Kathleen Tilley

First, Second, Third & Fourth Thursday of each Month
3:00 -7:00 p.m
Contact Kathy for an appointment at 631-653-3355

Services Flyer (printable) 

Services are held at the NFBHC office
185 Old Country Road, Suite 6, Riverhead, and are free of charge

Free Yoga Classes - Peaceful Scorpion Wellness - Danielle DeLongis

https://peacefulscorpionwellness.com/

Check out code: NFBHC

In addition to unlimited access to her virtual offerings Danielle offers one massage therapy and/or

reflexology ritual per month for NFBHC thrivers and survivors. Her office is located in East Moriches.

Please contact her at 631-645-0980 to schedule or get on the waitlist.

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

PBMC/NFHC Support Group Flyer

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)


 

 

North Fork Breast Health Coalition Logo. A large pink breast cancer awareness ribbon overlayed with initials of the organization