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Philadelphia

Group Name: Breast Cancer Networking Group

Meeting Place: Women's Center at Chestnut Hill Hospital

Date: 4th Tuesday of each month

Time: 5:30pm-7:00pm

Address: 8815 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118, USA

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A support group for women diagnosed with breast cancer to share their experiences.

Breast Cancer Networking Group Webpage

Phone: 215-248-8047

Group Name: Cancer Support Group

Meeting Place: Mercy Philadelphia Hospital-Iris Henderson Conference Room

Date: Last Thursday of each month

Time: 9:30am-11:00am

Address: Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, 501 South 54th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19143, USA

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Cancer Support Group Webpage

Phone: 215-424-4180

Group Name: Breast Cancer Support Group

Meeting Place: Fox Chase Cancer Center Outpatient Area B

Date: 1st Wednesday of each month

Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm

Address: 7701 Burholme Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111, USA

Notes:

This is an open-ended support group for any woman with a diagnosis of breast cancer. Women can join at any time during or after treatment for support, information and sharing.

Breast Cancer Support Group Webpage

Facilitator: Carolyn Weaver

Email: Carolyn.Weaver@fccc.edu

Phone: 215-728-3004 or 215-728-2670

Group Name: Living Well with Advanced Breast Cancer

Meeting Place: The Cancer Support Community of Philadelphia, The Suzanne Morgan Center at Ridgeland

Date: 4th Tuesday of each month

Time: 11:00am-1:00pm

Address: 4100 Chamounix Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA

Notes:

The networking meeting is an opportunity for women living with metastatic breast cancer to meet with others who face similar treatment and concerns, and to share information, experiences and coping straegies.  Women support one another in living life to the fullest through on-going treatment.  Bring lunch!

Facilitator: Karen Neyer

Email: kneyer@cancersupport-phila.org

Phone: 215-879-7733

Group Name: Networking Group: Young Women with Breast Cancer

Meeting Place: The Cancer Support Community of Philadelphia, The Suzanne Morgan Center at Ridgeland

Date: Meeting on the First Monday of each month, (Second Monday in case of Holiday)

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Address: 4100 Chamounix Dr, Philadelphia, PA 19131, USA

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This monthly group is an opportunity for young women to address the distinctive concerns and issues that they face after a diagnosis of breast cancer. Women can share information and resources and support one another as they move through the breast cancer experience.

Phone: 215-879-7733

Group Name: Queens of Survival

Meeting Place: Temple Cancer Center

Date: 4th Monday of each month

Time: 1:30pm-3:00pm

Address: 3401 N Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA

Notes:

This monthly informational group gives women the opportunity to learn the latest information about breast cancer treatment, detection and prevention from leading experts in the field. Each month a speaker is brought in to speak on a topic related to breast cancer. Ample time is given at each meeting for questions and answers, sharing of experiences and networking with other women who are facing breast cancer. Registration is required.

Queens of Survival Webpage

Facilitator: Jeanne Chavious, MSW

Email: jeanne.chavious@tuhs.temple.edu

Phone: 215-707-8039

Group Name: Rainbow Circle

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Rainbow Circle is a program of the Linda Creed Breast Cancer Foundation, reaching out to lesbian and bisexual women to provide breast health education, screening and support services on an as-needed basis.

Rainbow Circle Webpage

Facilitator: Donna Duncan

Email: donnaduncan@lindacreed.org

Phone: 215-564-3700

Group Name: Sisters Supporting Sisters

Meeting Place: Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, Iris Henderson Conference Room

Date: 3rd Tuesday of each month

Time: 6:00pm-7:30 pm

Address: 501 S 54th St, Philadelphia, PA 19143, USA

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Sisters Supporting Sisters Webpage

Facilitator: Karen Fox

Phone: 215-748-9411

Group Name: Women of Faith and Hope

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Address: 5430 Pulaski Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144, USA

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WOFAH provides breast health information, screenings and supportive services to the African American community through support group meetings, community outreach, conferences, and annual retreats.

Women of Faith Website

Every 2nd Monday — 2:00pm-3:30pm — Mercy Philadelphia Hospital, 501 S. 54th St., Philadelphia

Every 3rd Monday — 1:00pm to 2:30pm — Center in The Park, 5818 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia

Every 1st Tuesday — 6:30pm to 8:00pm— Grace United Methodist Church, 7101 N. 20th St., Philadelphia

Every 3rd Wednesday— 6:30pm to 8:00pm—Living Water Community Center, 7501 Brookhaven Rd, Philadelphia

Every 2nd Thursday — 7:00pm to 8:30pm — Canaan Baptist Church, 5430 Pulaski Ave., Philadelphia

Every 4th Saturday — 10am to 11am — Jones Memorial Baptist Church, 20th & Dauphin Sts., Philadelphia

Phone: 215-424-4180