BHS In the Community
|Prostate Cancer Support Group Launched|
|June 9, 2011
For Immediate Release
BMC Launches Prostate Cancer Support Group
PITTSFIELD, MA – Berkshire Medical Center’s Care Navigation program has developed a prostate cancer support group that will meet monthly at BMC and is open to prostate cancer patients and their loved ones. The support group will meet on the fourth Wednesday of each month from 4:30 to 5:30 pm in the Radiation Oncology office at BMC.
The group is for men with prostate cancer and the people who support them as they deal with similar life challenges in coping with the disease.
The first meeting of the prostate cancer support group is Wednesday, June 22nd. For the rest of the year, the meetings will be held on July 27th, August 24th, September 28th, October 26th, November 23rd and December 28th. Parking is available in the Radiation Oncology parking lot off of Wahconah Street for easy access to the meeting location.
For more information, please call Daniel Borgia-Forster, RN at 413-447-3092 or Wayne Speyrer, RN at 413-528-8580, ext. 1128.