Our Services

Cancer Center

Patient Support

General Cancer Support Group

For cancer patients, families, survivors and caregivers.

When: Third tuesday of each month.
Where: Backus Medical Office Building Radiation Therapy Waiting Room,
326 Washington Street, Norwich, 06360

Program is free. No registration required.
The contact is Barbara Sinko at (860) 889 8331 ext: 6824

Contact: (860) 892-2777.

Psycho-Educational Support Group for Cancer Patients and Survivors

“Diagnosed with Cancer? What You Need to Know” is for anyone affected by cancer.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 12, 5 – 6 pm
Where: Backus main lobby conference room 1

Program free; registration requested but not required.

Contact: (860) 889-8331, ext. 4239.

Hospice Southeastern Connecticut

Offering a wide variety of grief-support groups for children, teens, adults and seniors, these sessions are for anyone grieving the loss of a loved one.

All six-week groups are free.

When: See the full list of meetings

Pre-registration is required by calling (860) 848-5699

Head and Neck Cancer Support Group

For cancer patients, survivors and caregivers. Education and support group during treatment and afterward.

Usually held the third Tuesday of the month.

When: Tuesday, Feb. 19, 5 – 6 pm
Where: Backus Medical Office Building conference room

Program free; no registration required.

Contact: (860) 892-2777.