Support Groups and Other Services
Support services are available to help you address practical matters in your care and provide psychosocial support to you and your family before, during, and after your treatment. Patients and caregivers may find comfort and knowledge sharing experiences with others through support groups.
Englewood Health hosts a number of support programs for people with cancer and their loved ones. Browse all listings
Breast Cancer Support Group
At this support group for women of all ages with any stage of breast cancer, you can receive information, support, and encouragement. The group meets on the first and third Friday of every month from 10:30 am-12:00 pm. Learn more or call 201-608-2162.
Look Good Feel Better
The Look Good Feel Better group workshop provides hands-on makeup and skincare and wigs and head coverings techniques to help manage appearance-related side effects of cancer treatment for women who are currently undergoing, about to undergo, or have recently completed chemotherapy, radiation therapy, surgery, hormone therapy, or other forms of cancer treatment. Registration is required. Register
Smoking Cessation Program
Our group smoking cessation program will teach you strategies to commit to quitting smoking. The program is led by a licensed clinical social worker who is certified through the American Lung Association Freedom from Smoking Program®. This program will also include guided meditation and acupuncture, a safe and effective tool. Our certified acupuncturist will offer group auricular (ear) acupuncture, which may help to reduce nicotine cravings. Call 201-608-2377 for information and to register.
Fitness After Cancer Program
Physician-developed program for those who have recently completed cancer treatment at Englewood Health. Learn more or call 201-608-2266.
Charity Care Program
The New Jersey Hospital Care Payment Assistance Program may provide free or reduced hospital charges if you have no insurance or coverage that only pays part of the bill. Income and asset restrictions apply. Visit the Financial Counseling office on the main floor of the hospital for an application. Open Monday-Friday 9-3 (closed 12-1 for lunch). Call 201-894-3918 for more information.
Heel the Soul
Women facing serious illness at Englewood Health are never alone thanks to Heel the Soul, a special resource and support program. Special comfort bags are made possible thanks to the ongoing generosity of donors. Call 201-894-3980 for more information.
Center for Korean Health and Wellness / 잉글우드병원 한인 건강센터 소개
The Center for Korean Health and Wellness at Englewood Health provides concierge services to Korean-speaking patients and families, including patient navigation services, interpretation assistance and referrals to medical interpreters, physician referrals, scheduling of appointments, and other services. The center is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and is on call 24/7 for urgent issues. For more information, contact 201-608-2341.
잉글우드 병원의 한인건강센터는 한국인 직원들로 꾸며져있으며 한인 환자분들과 가족분들의 편의를 위해 통역 서비스, 의사 추천, 진료 예약 등을 포함한 여러 서비스를 제공해드리고 있습니다. 한인건강센터는 병원내에서 주중 오전 9시부터 5시까지 근무하며 응급시 24시간 전화상담이 가능합니다. 자세한 정보는 201-608-2341 한인건강센터로 문의바랍니다.
Yoga for Women with Breast Cancer
Therapeutic yoga, breath work, and meditation. Made possible with the support of, and taught by, Kula For Karma, a nonprofit organization whose mission is to offer yoga to those who have been challenged by difficult circumstances. To register, call 201-608-2377 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Paxman Scalp Cooling System for Hair Loss Prevention
Speak to your medical oncologist to find out if The Paxman Scalp Cooling System could help with hair loss prevention during chemotherapy treatment for you. For more information, visit paxmanscalpcooling.com
Treatment Learning Course (TLC)
TLC helps newly diagnosed patients know what to expect at the Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center and what services are available. Review the orientation materials in the privacy of your own home. Access TLC
Preparing For Breast Surgery at the Leslie Simon Breast Care and Cytodiagnosis Center
This class guides you and your loved ones through what you can expect as you prepare for and undergo breast surgery. Includes information and tools to help make it easier for you to prepare for your hospital stay and follow-up care. Register through your Englewood Health breast surgeon.