Support Groups and Ongoing Education Services
Support Groups and Educational Opportunities

Support Groups and Educational Opportunities

Bariatric Surgery Support Group

Last Thursday of each month at 6:00 pm via Microsoft Teams

To register, please call (845) 240-2742.

Teams link and conference ID provided upon registration.

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Birthing Center

New Mom Support Group (English)

A virtual (online) support group for new moms and soon-to-be moms.

Monthly meetings via Zoom.

To register, call (845) 219-4227.

The Zoom link will be sent upon registration.

https://www.montefioreslc.org/patients/events-calendar/event-details/?event=30402

New Mom Support Group (Spanish)

A virtual (online) support group for new moms and soon-to-be moms.

Monthly meetings via Zoom.

To register, call (845) 219-4227.

The Zoom link will be sent upon registration.

https://www.montefioreslc.org/patients/events-calendar/event-details/?event=32614

Moms and Substance Use Disorder Support Group (Spanish)

A virtual (online) support group for new moms and soon-to-be moms.

Monthly meetings via Zoom.

To register, call (845) 219-4227.

The Zoom link will be sent upon registration.

Oncology

Learn more about our Oncology support groups here:https://www.montefioreslc.org/our-services/oncology-services/support-groups/

Metastatic Cancer Support Group

Hybrid in-person and virtual meetings.

Third Wednesday of every month at 11:00 am.

Registration is not needed.

To join in person: 15 Laurel Avenue, Cornwall, NY 12518

To join virtually: visit https://bit.ly/MSLCMetastaticSupport

If you have any questions, visit: Contact Us | Newburgh Hospital (montefioreslc.org)

Open Access Oncology Support Group

Drop-in format – no registration required.

Meets every Thursday at 1:00 pm via Zoom: https://bit.ly/MSCLOncologySupport2023

If you have any questions, visit: Contact Us | Newburgh Hospital (montefioreslc.org)

https://www.montefioreslc.org/our-services/oncology-services/support-groups/

Freedom From Smoking

MSLC’s Littman Cancer Center offers an 8-week virtual Smoking Cessation program.

Each session starts at 2:00 pm and advance registration is required.

Find out when the next session starts and register by calling: (845) 458-4831.

Zoom link provided upon registration.

Diabetes Education

Take steps towards a brighter future. Stop diabetes in its track with our Diabetes Prevention Program. Call one of our certified Diabetes Educators to learn more about this program or our full schedule of diabetes education opportunities.

Call: (845) 458-4340

GROUP PROGRAMS START SOON FOR 2024 | IN-PERSON OR ONLINE

You might be eligible to participate in the CDC Diabetes Prevention Program available at MSLC.

IF YOU …

• Are at least 18 years old AND

• Are overweight (Body Mass Index ≥ 24 or ≥ 22 if of Asian descent) AND

• Have no previous diagnosis of Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes AND

• Have a blood test result in the prediabetes range with the past year OR

• Be previously diagnosed with gestational diabetes OR

• Have a positive screening score on the American Diabetes Association Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test or on a claims-based risk test.

Prediabetes Risk Test: https://bit.ly/CDCPrediabetesTest

Type 2 Diabetes Risk Test: https://diabetes.org/diabetes/risk-test

More info: https://www.montefioreslc.org/our-services/outpatient-services/diabetes-education/

One-On-One Nutritional Counseling

Nutrition counseling is currently offered on Tuesdays at the Cornwall Campus. We offer nutritional counseling at our Newburgh campus on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Many insurance plans cover nutritional counseling services.

Call (845) 458-4000 to schedule an appointment.

More info: https://www.montefioreslc.org/our-services/outpatient-services/nutrition-counseling/