Community Programs and Support Groups in Staten Island, NY
WIC – 718-818-2373
The Women, Infants and Children Program, is a federal government program that provides food vouchers for pregnant and postpartum women, as well as children (up to age 5).
The Look Good Feel Better Support Group for Cancer Patients – 718-818-1024
Sickle Cell Anemia Support Group718-818-2430
Designed for patients and families, the group meets in the hospital’s Sipp Auditorium on the last Friday of the month at 6 p.m.
Make Today Count for Breast Cancer – 718-987-8871
American Cancer Society, 58 New Dorp Plaza, Staten Island, New York
The Parent Givers Support Group – 718-818-5255
Meets Mondays at 7:30 p.m. in Building 2, Bayley Seton Hospital
The Epilepsy Support Group – 718-655-6595
Meets the third Monday of the month from 7 to 8 p.m. in Conference Room C in Richmond University Medical Center.
The Post-Partum Depression Group – 718-818-2030
Meets the third Friday of each month at 11 a.m. in the hospital's Centering Pregnancy Suite.