Support Connection: A Circle of Support

By Dennis Neuberger  Dennis Neuberger and his wife Eileen began utilizing Support Connection’s support services while dealing with Eileen’s breast cancer diagnosis and treatment. Sadly, Eileen passed away in 2015. Since then, Dennis has continued to be involved with Support Connection, and he shares the following reflections about their experiences:  When my wife Eileen was […]

Putting Together the Pieces

by Cynthia Cox Reprinted with permission from Coping ® with Cancer The waiting room in the radiation center is quite stellar, and I should know. With my chemotherapy, surgery, and hormonal treatment, I’ve been in many different waiting rooms this year. How­ever, this one is a little different from the rest. When I go in […]

Local Girl Scout Project Benefits Women with Cancer

A local Girl Scout recently completed her Girl Scout Gold Award project and in the process raised $1,400 to fund yoga classes for women with cancer. Alina DiMella (Brewster, NY) is a sophomore at North Salem High School and has been a Girl Scout for 8 years. She is currently a Senior Girl Scout with […]

Support Connection Receives Grants to Support Peer-to-Peer Programs

Support Connection recently received three grants to support their multifaceted array of personalized peer-to-peer support services for people affected by breast and ovarian cancer. As an independent not-for-profit organization that is not affiliated with any national groups, all of Support Connection’s services and programs are funded by contributions and grants. The cornerstone of Support Connection’s […]