ThyCa Long Island, a support group for thyroid cancer survivors will be meeting on Sunday, April 14 from 1 to 3 p.m. at North Shore University Hospital, 300 Community Drive, Manhasset, in the Tower Pavilion, first floor in Tower Conference Rooms 1 and 2.
ThyCa Long Island is affiliated with ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors’ Association, Inc., a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization of thyroid cancer survivors, family members and health care professionals. We are dedicated to support, education, and communication for thyroid cancer survivors, their families and friends. The organization also sponsors Thyroid Cancer Awareness Month, year-round awareness activities and thyroid cancer research fundraising and research grants.
At meetings people share thyroid cancer information, their experiences and insights on how they are coping with thyroid cancer. The support group is free and open to any and all survivors and their families and friends.
ThyCa Long Island meets the second Sunday of each month (except May) from 1 to 3 p.m. Call ahead to confirm meetings, especially if you drive a long distance.
For more information, contact Abby Melendez at 516-608-5113 or visit www.thyca.org/sg/ny_manhasset.