After cancer: Support group proved invaluable

(Published by: Ovarian-cancer survivor Ilene Cohen talks about volunteering at Support Connection, where services are free: Ilene Cohen went for an annual checkup with her longtime gynecologist in June 1994. “I really didn’t notice anything except I was developing a little pot belly, and I thought, ‘Well, I’m 49 years old, maybe my weight […]

Cancer Survivors Named Ambassadors for Support Connection’s 18th Annual Walk

(Published by: Yorktown Somers Patch) Two women who have gone through the struggles of being diagnosed with cancer and beating it are sharing their experiences and support with other women. Dana Boulanger, of Somers, and Brenda Maxwell, of Fishkill, were named Walk Ambassadors for Support Connection’s 18th Annual Support-A-Walk, which will take place on Sunday, Oct. 7 […]

SC Honors Special Supporters

Support Connection Honors Special Supporters

(Published by: Examiner Media) Celebrating it 15 year anniversary of helping women and their families deal with breast and ovarian cancer, Support Connection honored those who have given of themselves at its annual gala held at The Mansion at Colonial Terrace on Saturday, April 14. “Our honorees come from many walks of life but share […]

Miles of Hope

Support Connection receives grants for cancer support services

(Published by: Written by: Brian Howard) Support Connection Inc. of Yorktown Heights, NY, which offers free, confidential support services to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer, recently received several grants to help fund their programs. As an independent not-for-profit organization that is not affiliated with any national groups, all of Support Connection’s services […]