Health Resources and Services

The following are some useful resources and services to keep the community well-informed and in good health:

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For Adults      

For Families

For Veterans

Health Clinics

Safety

Disease Prevention and Response

Cancer Support

The Cancer Support Community, formerly known as Gilda's Club, has partnered with Holy Name Medical Center to offer a variety of FREE programs and services to patients, regardless of where they are receiving treatment, survivors, caregivers, friends and family members, including healthy lifestyle classes, educational workshops, social events and support groups.  Go to the link above to learn more. 

Thriving Through & Beyond Cancer: “Healing through Humor” - Tuesday, Nov. 28th, 6:00 - 7:30 PM.  Free workshop  at The Valley Hospital's Daniel & Gloria Blumenthal Cancer Center — Luckow Pavilion, One Valley Health Plaza, Paramus, NJ.*

UsToo Prostate Cancer Support Group - HUMC John Theurer Cancer Center- October Meeting*

Cancer:  Thriving and Surviving Free Six-Session Workshop - Nov. 14th - Dec. 19th - Holy Name Hospital.* Act now due to limited seating.  Pre-registration required

Partners in Survival™ Workshop - October 18th *(optional meet & greet October 17th) — In partnership with Men Against Breast Cancer and Eisai, the workshop will focus on the needs of men who support women living with any type of cancer, including breast cancer.

Free Wills Legal Clinic for Cancer Patients - November 8th* - MUST APPLY BY OCTOBER 13TH (Click for details)

Mental Health Awareness and Support

Mental Illness is a disease, it's not a choiceDon't stigmatize.

  • If you or a family member are experiencing the signs or symptoms of mental illness and feel you are in crisisCALL 201-262-HELP (4357).  Crisis counselors are available 24/7 to guide you through the next step to get help.
  • SUICIDE PREVENTION LIFELINE- 1-800-273-8255

SERVICES, RESOURCES AND EVENTS

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