Support Groups

Capital Health offers support group meetings for people with cancer and their families. We can help you find an appropriate group to meet your needs.

Breast Cancer Survivor Support Group

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Joining a cancer support group can be important part of survivorship. You can connect with others feeling and experiencing things similar to you. Trish Tatrai, breast navigator and clinical manager of Oncology at Capital Health, will guide discussions designed to provide education and emotional support to assist you wherever you are in your breast cancer journey. Discussions include strategies on how to manage your diagnosis, treatments, treatment side-effects, survivorship and day-to-day challenges you may be facing.

This group is open to anyone who has received a breast cancer diagnosis, regardless of where you have received your treatment.

This group meets twice a month in alternate locations:

First Tuesday of Every Month | 6:30 – 8 p.m. 
Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell 
Radiation Oncology Conference Room (1st Level)
One Capital Way, Pennington, NJ 08534

Third Tuesday of Every month | 6 – 7:30 p.m. 
Capital Health – Hamilton
Meeting Room 3
1445 Whitehorse-Mercerville Road, Hamilton, NJ 08619

For more information, call Trish Tatrai, RN, MS, OCN, CBCN, at 609-537-7485.

Metastatic Breast Cancer (stage IV) Support Group

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We invite you to join our Metastatic Breast Cancer Support Group, led by licensed clinical social worker, Elsje Reiss. Share the unique challenges and issues you may be facing, in a caring, supportive environment. Along with others who understand what you’re going through, you will be able to share experiences, solutions, triumphs and concerns. You will find emotional support, recommendations on managing treatment side-effects, and strategies for coping with fear and anxiety, learning to ask for and accept help, and adjusting to lifestyle and relationship changes.

This group is open to anyone with stage IV breast cancer, regardless of where you have received your treatment.

This group meets monthly:

Second Tuesday of Every Month | 11:15 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. 
Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell 
Radiation Oncology Conference Room (1st Level) 
One Capital Way, Pennington, NJ 08534

For more information, call Trish Tatrai, RN, MS, OCN, CBCN, at 609-537-7485.

Brain Tumor Support Group

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This support group is for anyone diagnosed with or surviving from a brain tumor, along with their care partners, loved ones, and friends. Members will be encouraged to share their experiences, form friendships, and provide emotional support for one another. We will also have experts in the field join us quarterly for guest presentations. Group members will meet together for the first half of group, and the group will split during the second half. Patients will have the opportunity to share and learn from each other privately, while loved ones can do the same next door.

Free valet parking is available and refreshments are provided.

This group meets monthly:

Third Thursday of Every Month | 3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. 
Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell 
NJ Pure Conference Center 
One Capital Way, Pennington, NJ 08534

For more information or to register, call Lauren Wilson at 609-537-7157 or email [email protected].