It was 9:30 at night and Anna Young, 42, was sitting on her bed typing and strategizing on her laptop. She was opening her own business and going to law school and had just returned from working in Europe at her job as a banker—she had many balls in the air.

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Support Groups

The support groups currently available at NYM include the following:

Breastfeeding Support Group

Tuesdays, 2:30pm - 3:30pm

501 Sixth Street, 3rd Floor, Room 3K-C

718.780.5078

Bereavement Support Group

Meets quarterly

506 Sixth Street, Buckley 8 Conference Room

718.788.4991

Call to register.

Diabetes Support Group

Last Thursdays of the month from 5:00pm - 6:00pm

Call for location.

718.246.8603

Call to register.

Living with MS Support Group

Call for dates

506 Sixth Street, Buckley 8 Conference Room

800.344.4867

Call to register.

Surgical Weight Reduction Information Seminar and Support Group

Fourth Thursdays of the month from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

506 Sixth Street (Call for location)

718.780.3288

Cancer Support Group

First Thursdays of the month from 3:00pm - 4:30pm

501 Sixth Street, 6th Floor, Room 6B

718.780.3593

Call to register.

Look Good . . . Feel Better (For patients undergoing cancer treatment)

Call for dates

501 Sixth Street, 6th Floor, Room 6B

718.780.3593

Call to register

Pulmonary Hypertension Support Group

Mondays once every two months. Call for dates.

501 Sixth Street, 7th Floor, 7A

718.780.5614

Call to register.

Perinatal Bereavement Support Group

Meets quarterly

506 Sixth Street, Buckley 8 Conference Room

718.788.4991

Call to register.

Hepatitis C Support Group


Third Wednesdays of the month from 6:00pm - 7:30pm

506 Sixth Street, Executive Dining Room

718.780.3125

Call for more information.

Brain Aneurysm Support Group


Saturdays once every two months. Call for dates.

506 Sixth Street, Executive Dining Room

718.246.8610

Call for more information.

Parkinson's Disease Support Group

Monthly on Thursdays. Call for dates.

Call for location

646.704.1792

Call for more information and to register.

Parkinson's Caregivers Support Group


Monthly on Thursdays. Call for dates.

Call for location

646.704.1792

Call for more information and to register.