Blogs > Elm City Express

Do you want your news in a nutshell? If so, Elm City Express is the source for you. We are a service of the New Haven Register, but we will provide a slightly different daily dose of New Haven happenings, all wrapped up in the same place. We love to hear from the community and will post your news for you, often in your words! Remember: Local news is our story. Contact us at: We would love to hear from you.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

Free Family Support Group meets at St. Vincent's

A free Family Support Group for adult patients, family members and friends who are coping with a diagnose of leukemia, lymphoma, multiple myeloma, and Hodgkin’s Disease is being offered at St. Vincent’s on the first Tuesday of every month from to 4 to-5:30 p.m., according to a statement.
 The group meets in the Elizabeth M. Pfriem SWIM Center for Cancer Care, Level 3 Medical Oncology Conference Room, adjacent to the Medical Center, 2800 Main St, Bridgeport.
The next meeting is Sept. 4. The group is co-sponsored by St. Vincent’s SWIM Across the Sound and the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, the statement said.
The group is facilitated by social worker Eileen Bohan, MSW and director of Integrative Oncology Teresa Money McLaughlin, RN, MSN, AOCN, the statement said.
No reservation is required and parking is free with validated ticket.
For more information call the SWIM line @ 203-576-6158 or email

To learn more about this or other health and wellness programs and support groups offered through St. Vincent’s Medical Center, visit

Editor's note: All information in this post was contributed.

Labels: ,


Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home