CALL OUR SUPPORT HELPLINES
CONNECTICUT & NATIONAL: 1-800-532-4290
NEW YORK STATE: 1-800-877-8077
Pink Aid provides emotional and navigational support for Breast Cancer Patients and Survivors in Connecticut and beyond. Through our partnership with Support Connection (CT and National) and Adelphi Breast Center Hotline & Support Program (NY State), Pink Aid offers all breast cancer patients and survivors a peer support helpline.
1-800-532-4290, Open Mon.-Fri., 9am-5pm year-round
Support Connection is manned by professional peer counselors, all of whom are breast cancer survivors. The hotline is available to anyone diagnosed with breast cancer, at any stage in their journey from diagnosis, throughout treatment, and beyond. It will offer two critical kinds of support to breast cancer patients and survivors: ongoing emotional support, and navigational support to help breast cancer patients and survivors find resources. We are thrilled to offer this service. If you know anyone who needs confidential, compassionate support, tell them to call!
ADELPHI NY STATEWIDE BREAST CANCER HOTLINE & SUPPORT PROGRAM
Call 1-800-877-8077 or visit https://breast-cancer.adelphi.edu
On Long Island, Pink Aid funds the Adelphi Breast Cancer Program, in partnership with Adelphi University’s School of Social Work and Nassau University Medical Center. The program’s Statewide Hotline is supported by one hundred specially-trained, professionally-supervised volunteers and social work staff, who provide comprehensive breast cancer services, support, referrals, and information. One to one services are available by phone or online chat. Support groups, counseling services, educational forums and bilingual services are also available. Available to New York State residents. Open seven days a week, 9am-5pm year-round. On off hours you will be prompted to leave a message.