Breast Care Centers

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    Taxonomy Code: LV-6000.1000

    Programs that provide comprehensive services including screening, consultation, education, diagnosis and treatment for people who have breast disease or related problems.

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    Service NameDescriptionLocationProgramAgency
    ADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAMProvides a statewide breast cancer hotline offering information, referrals, support groups for women and men with breast cancer. The goal is to educate, support and empower and advocate for breast cancer patients, professionals and the community, call our hotline seven days a week and speak with specially trained, professionally supervised volunteers for information, referrals and emotional support. Previous support groups were offered to those who are: General Support Group; Support Group for Friends and Family of People Diagnosed with Breast Cancer; Young Women’s Support Group, Under 40; Stage 4/Metastatic Breast Cancer; Touchstone: Book Club/Support Group; Cafecito – On-Going Breast Cancer Support Group for Latina Women; Online Support Group; Support Group for Men with Breast Cancer and Time-Limited, Topic-Focused, Psychoeducational Breast Cancer Groups. Support Groups are available upon request. If you do not see the group you want below, please call our hotline at (800)877-8077. We form support groups based upon your requests and needs. All support groups are free & confidential. In addition the program offers workshops, forums, and seminars all aimed as a supplement to treatment. Check the calendar for the most current programs offered.NassauADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAMADELPHI UNIVERSITY
    BREAST AND OVARIAN CANCER/COLON CANCER GENETIC COUNSELING AND TESTINGOffers full genetic counseling and genetic testing services for patients with breast or ovarian cancer, colon cancer of a family history of cancer. A complete family history is obtained for risk assessment. Dominant inheritance risk of transmission to offspring and probabilities of developing disease are discussed. The significance of negative and positive test results are reviewed.NassauBREAST AND OVARIAN CANCER/COLON CANCER GENETIC COUNSELING AND TESTING COHEN CHILDREN'S MEDICAL CENTER NORTHWELL HEALTH
    BREAST CANCER RISK EDUCATION PROGRAMOffers women at high risk for breast cancer information about breast cancer and support. Topical issues and pro-active actions women can take to manage their risks of getting breast cancer are addressed over several meeting sessions. Call for schedule of meetings.SuffolkBREAST CANCER RISK EDUCATION PROGRAMHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUPOffers support group for those who have had breast cancer or are undergoing treatment.NassauBREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUPProvides a professionally staffed support group for patients and survivors of breast cancer. Registration is required. Call for information/schedule.SuffolkBREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUPBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
    BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN WITH RECURRENCEProvides a discussion group for women who have recurrent breast cancer. Call for more information. Prior registration required.SuffolkBREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP FOR WOMEN WITH RECURRENCEHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    BREAST CANCER SUPPORT-NEWLY DIAGNOSEDOffers support group for women recently diagnosed with breast cancer, and those still undergoing treatment. Call for more information.NassauBREAST CANCER SUPPORT-NEWLY DIAGNOSED1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    BREAST HEALTHOffers breast examinations, training in breast self-examination, and state-of-the-art mammography services and needle localization of suspect masses. Employs services of specially trained surgeons to provide lumpectomies or mastectomies, if needed. Offers radiation therapy. Conducts patient and family support groups. Participates in collection of data concerning possible environmental causes of breast cancer and distributes and in distribution of educational material.SuffolkBREAST HEALTHSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    BREAST HEALTH CENTEROffers the following services for women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer: laboratory, pharmacy, physical therapy, social services, radiography, MRI, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, CT Scanning, Computerized Tomography, nuclear medicine and ultrasound in addition to a full-range of psycho-social and nutrition services. The Tumor Registry has a database of over 6,700 cases established since January 1983. The center also offers support groups for women newly diagnosed with breast cancer. Other support groups are for their caregivers, spouses and significant others. In addition there is an extensive library of books, pamphlets and videotapes on risk factors and prevention.SuffolkBREAST HEALTH CENTERGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
    BREAST HEALTH EDUCATOR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMProvides a training and certification program to enable others who wish to bring health information to their constituency. Trainees receive certification after 10 hours of training, focusing on anatomy; development risk reduction, and methods of early detection.. Also offers materials and support. Call for more information.SuffolkBREAST HEALTH EDUCATOR TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION PROGRAMMAURER FOUNDATION FOR BREAST HEALTH EDUCATION
    BREAST IMAGING CENTERProvides mammograms (a low-dose breast x-ray) for women. Provides test results and follow up testing including: breast ultrasound, biopsy, cyst aspiration, and needle biopsy.NassauBREAST IMAGING CENTERNASSAU UNIVERSITY MEDICAL CENTER
    CANCER CENTEROffers range of cancer diagnostic, treatment and management services, including: surgery, chemotherapy and radiation. Call for further information.NassauCANCER CENTERSOUTH NASSAU COMMUNITIES HOSPITAL
    CANCER SUPPORT SERVICESOffers a variety of support services including inpatient/outpatient social services, psychosocial counseling, dietary counseling/support, pastoral services, hospice referral/care, bereavement counseling, cancer education programs, telephone referral/consultation services and numerous support groups.SuffolkCANCER SUPPORT SERVICESHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    CAROL M. BALDWIN BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FUND INC.The Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Reserarch Fund, Inc., supports both new and established researchers investigating the causes, prevention and treatment of breast cancer. Research includes studies of the genetic, molecular, cellular and environmental factors involved in the development and progression of breast cancer application of the knowledge thus gained to educate medical professionals and increase public awareness for the prevention, detection and treatment of breast cancer and studies of the outcomes of breast cancer detection and treatment of breast cancer and studies of the outcomes of breast cancer detection treatment on the patient, their families and society.SuffolkCAROL M. BALDWIN BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FUND INC.CAROL M. BALDWIN BREAST CANCER RESEARCH FUND INC.
    CLEANING FOR A REASONNational Organization dedicated to providing free house cleaning services for women undergoing cancer treatment. Call for further information.CLEANING FOR A REASONCLEANING FOR A REASON
    EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSProvides free education programs for adults and youth in the areas of breast cancer, skin cancer, testicular cancer, prostate cancer, colorectal cancer, lung cancer, and nutrition.SuffolkEDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION
    EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSOffers a range of programs/courses on women's medical concerns, including: obstetric/gynecology, heart disease, estrogen replacement therapy, osteoporosis, breast cancer, menopause and diabetes. Call for further information.SuffolkEDUCATIONAL PROGRAMSSOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    FORTUNATO BREAST HEALTH CENTERProvides education, early detection, support groups and counseling for women who have breast disease or related problems. Services include: screening and diagnostic mammography, comprehensive breast evaluation, ultrasound, mammotome and stereotactic breast biopsy and bone density DEXA Scans.SuffolkFORTUNATO BREAST HEALTH CENTERJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    GREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITIONOffers lectures, workshops, seminars, and newsletters providing the most up-to-date information on health and wellness, including nutrition, exercise, reduction of toxins in the home, and environmental safety. Provides guidance and support for newly diagnosed breast cancer patients and their families, with information on the latest scientific progress in detection, treatment and recovery. Networks with regional and national Breast Cancer organizations and national health organizations.NassauGREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITIONGREAT NECK BREAST CANCER COALITION
    GROUP COUNSELING-SYOSSETOffers group counseling to all cancer patients, relatives and spouses of patients. Special groups for lung patients and caregivers. Various groups offered at other times; call or check web for more information. Group counseling is offered at CancerCare's office in Syosset.NassauGROUP COUNSELING-SYOSSETCANCERCARE LONG ISLAND OFFICE
    HEWLETT HOUSEProvides a free, psychosocial community and state-of-the-art learning resource center. Offers basic components of therapy and support, education and socialization to breast cancer victims, their families and care givers. Also offers free wigs, prostheses and brassieres to uninsured people who are undergoing breast cancer treatment. Serves all those touched by breast cancer and related cancers. Serves all of New York State. Walk in.NassauHEWLETT HOUSE1 IN 9: THE LONG ISLAND BREAST CANCER ACTION COALITION
    ISLIP BREAST CANCER COALITION, INC.Focuses on the needs of breast cancer patients and families. Its mission is to serve the people of the Town of Islip confronting this disease and to provide education, outreach and support in enhancing their quality of life. Help and services are provided to qualified Town of Islip residents through its Lend a Helping Hand program. Additionally, the coalition provides support and assistance in promoting research into prevention and treatment.SuffolkISLIP BREAST CANCER COALITION, INC.ISLIP BREAST CANCER COALITION, INC.
    LATINO BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUPDedicated to breast health using a grassroots approach to raise individual and community awareness and action. Focuses on the causes of breast cancer, the need for prevention, monitoring, informed treatment and accessibility of health care. Conducts a Latino Support Group which meets the last Friday of the month accommodating Spanish speaking participants. Registration is required. Call for further information.SuffolkLATINO BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUPBRENTWOOD/BAY SHORE BREAST CANCER COALITION, INC.
    LEND A HELPING HANDOffers a range of services to assist women diagnosed with breast cancer or gynecological cancers and undergoing cancer treatment including housecleaning, catering to the home, childcare, prosthesis purchase, massage therapy, salon services and transportation to medical appointments.SuffolkLEND A HELPING HANDBABYLON BREAST CANCER COALITION
    LEND A HELPING HAND GRANTProvides a one time grant of up to $1,000 if you have been diagnosed with breast cancer and are currently under a physician's care. This grant can be used for such services as house cleaning, meal preparation, transportation expenses, or just a day of relaxation at a local spa.SuffolkLEND A HELPING HAND GRANTNORTH FORK BREAST HEALTH COALITION
    LIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINProvides a professionally staffed support group for women with breast cancer and their families. Students permitted. Meets the 4th Tuesday of every month at 7pm at the Fortunato Breast Health Center.SuffolkLIVE, LOVE, AND LAUGH AGAINJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    MAMMOGRAPHY SERVICEPerforms breast imaging services using new high-tech mammography machine. Offers assistance in interpretation of results. Also offers needle localization process for precise but minimally invasive breast biopsies. Call for further information.SuffolkMAMMOGRAPHY SERVICESOUTHSIDE HOSPITAL
    ONCOLOGY REHAB AND LYMPHEDEMAOffers therapy to adolescents and adults diagnosed with lymphedema or cancer. Patients with lymphedema are taught remedial exercises, diaphragmatic breathing, self-massage, bandaging, ADL training and given nutritional guidelines. Rehab therapy for oncology patients emphasizes building endurance, strength and flexibility along with pain relief.SuffolkONCOLOGY REHAB AND LYMPHEDEMAHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    RADIATION ONCOLOGY CENTERProvides radiation and seed implantation procedures available for cancer patients with breast, prostate and other cancer manifestations.SuffolkRADIATION ONCOLOGY CENTERGOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER
    REACH TO RECOVERYOffers an educational and emotional support program for breast cancer patients. Offers one on one counseling with trained breast cancer survivors. Coordinated by the American Cancer Society.SuffolkPECONIC BAY MEDICAL CENTERPECONIC BAY MEDICAL CENTER
    REACH TO RECOVERYProvides visitation and support for diagnosed breast cancer patients. One-to-one pre-surgery telephone support also available.SuffolkREACH TO RECOVERYAMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY-EASTERN DIVISION
    SISTERS OF GREATER LONG ISLANDProvides a variety of services to African American women who have or had breast cancer. Community outreach programs and health fairs provide information on breast health, encourage women to schedule routine mammograms and provide support to those newly diagnosed. Sisters of Greater LI Breast Cancer Support group also meets in Babylon Pool and Recreation Center in Deer Park.SuffolkSISTERS OF GREATER LONG ISLANDHUNTINGTON HOSPITAL
    SPEAKERS' BUREAUOffers speakers' bureau to local community groups. Topics include: Chest Pain Wound Care Center Adolescent Psychiatric Program Early Detection of Breast Cancer and Prostate Cancer Prescription and over-the-counter drugs Volunteer Lecture.SuffolkSPEAKERS' BUREAUJOHN T. MATHER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL
    SUPPORT GROUPSProvides an extensive variety of health-related programs and services, including Alcoholics Anonymous, Breast Cancer Support Group, Look Good...Feel Better Program, and Tinnitus Support Group. Call for further details, including a complete list of groups, and meeting time and dates.NassauSUPPORT GROUPSLONG ISLAND JEWISH VALLEY STREAM
    SUPPORT GROUPSProvides an extensive variety of health related support groups, including Alcoholics Anonymous, Bereavement Group, Breast Cancer Support Program, Narcotics Anonymous, etc.SuffolkSUPPORT GROUPSSTONY BROOK EASTERN LONG ISLAND HOSPITAL
    WOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICESProvides breast health services including low dosage mammography, stereotactic biopsy, self exam tips and bone density testing. Offers a lecture series on topics important to women. Produces a newsletter highlighting concerns of teens to adult women.SuffolkWOMEN'S HEALTH SERVICESBROOKHAVEN MEMORIAL HOSPITAL MEDICAL CENTER

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