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New Horizon Support Group

A Whole New Way To Look at Surviving Breast Cancer

Who Should Attend?
All breast cancer survivors ranging from the recently diagnosed to the person who is a 30-year survivor may attend. Once you have been diagnosed with breast cancer, you are immediately a part of a group of people who are extremely loyal and who intimately understand what you are going through.

When Do We Meet?*
The group meets every third Monday at Jocko's in their meeting room from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.

*Time and date may change based on preference of the group.

Is There a Cost?
The group is free, but if you would like to order food at Jocko's, you pay for your own.

Where Can I Get More Information?
By calling the Presence Cancer Care Center at 217.431.4290.

Just some of the topics that may be covered:

  • Chemotherapy/Treatment
  • Depression
  • Surgery/Reconstruction
  • Coping Techniques
  • Lymphedema
  • Available Resources
  • Recurrence
  • Insurance
  • Helping kids deal with cancer
  • Doctor/patient relationship
  • Younger Survivors
  • Clinical Trials
  • Success Stories
  • Hormone Replacement Therapy
  • Men/Caregivers
  • Life After the Diagnosis

    This support group is funded by proceeds from the It's All in the Jeans campaign through Presence United Samaritans Medical Center's Foundation.

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