Fox Chase Cancer Center Events


Laryngectomy Support Group, December

Thursday, December 10, 2020
7:00pm to 9:00pm

Laryngectomy is a surgical procedure to remove the larynx (voice box), often because of cancer. “The Speakeezy Club of Delaware Valley” is a laryngectomy support group that meets the fourth Thursday of every month (except for November and December, when it meets on the second Thursday of the month). The group provides information, education, and psychosocial support to patients and their families. Support is provided by a social worker and a speech-language pathologist. 


Ostomy Support Group, December

Thursday, December 17, 2020
3:00pm to 4:00pm

If you or someone you know has an ostomy and could use a little extra help and support, please join us for a monthly psychoeducational support group.


Esophagectomy Support Group, December

Monday, December 28, 2020
7:00pm to 8:30pm

This group, designed for esophagectomy patients, helps people learn about the procedure and share successful ways of coping. To register, or for more information, call Susan Haney, MSW, LCSW, at 215-728-2672.


Breast Cancer Support Group, January

Wednesday, January 6, 2021
5:30pm to 7:00pm

This is an open-ended support group for any woman with a diagnosis of breast cancer. Women can join at any time during or after treatment for support, information and sharing. To register, or for more information, call Denise Young, MS, LSW, at 215-728-2670.


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