Scroll down for a great story about Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and a woman helped by SHARE.
SHARE NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2014
Educational Programs
Report Back from San Antonio Focusing on Metastatic Breast Cancer (Thurs, Feb 20, 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm)
Dr. Stephen Malamud of Beth Israel Medical Center will report the latest news from the San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium (SABCS) as it relates to metastatic disease. Q&A will follow. 

Participate 

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Support Groups in SHARE's Office

DCIS Support Group 

Mon, Feb 3, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Lymphedema Support Group 

Wed, Feb 5, 6:00 - 7:30 PM 

Caregiver Group

Tues, Feb 11, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Breast Cancer Support -- Ongoing 

Tues, Feb 11 & 25, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Ovarian Cancer Support - Ongoing

Wed, Feb 12 & Mon, Feb 24, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Breast Reconstruction

Thurs, Feb 13, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Breast Cancer Support - Japanese

Fri, Feb 14, 6:00 - 7:30 PM & Fri, Feb 28, 12:30 PM 

Coping with Aromatase Inhibitors and Tamoxifen

Tues, Feb 18, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

Breast Cancer Post-treatment Support and Networking 

Wed, Feb 26, 6:00 - 7:30 PM

 

Please register through SHARE's helpline, 212-382-2111.

SHARE's Harlem Support Group has moved to Emblem Health Neighborhood Care (215 W. 125th Street, 2nd Fl). The group meets on Tues, Feb 4, at 5:30 PM and Tues, Feb 18, at 4:00 PM.
Support Groups by Videoconference and Telephone

Gale Brewer Shares Some Praise for SHARE
A letter from the Borough President describes how SHARE made a critical difference for one woman
It all started at a Manhattan bus stop, where "a beautiful, young Latina woman came up to me," wrote Brewer. Learn what this woman said, and why her story is so important. 
SHARE Blogs


Megan

Exercise Reduces Joint Pain from Cancer Meds
Some tips on how to start feeling better.

I'll Always Have Paris
Megan is moving on from cancer, one step (or trip) at a time.
SHARE Goes to the White House
Anne goes to DC to help NBBC end breast cancer (story written by Virginia).


SHARE Spotlight: Gladys
Gladys is dedicated to helping people with breast and ovarian cancers. She does so much for SHARE and for many women who call SHARE's Helpline. Learn more about Gladys
A Great Way to Celebrate A Birthday
Grateful SHARE participant reaches a milestone -- and gives back
Fran Schneider 
"I have just had the pleasure of celebrating my 75th Birthday, and one of the most special aspects of that event was deciding to ask for contributions to SHARE in lieu of gifts." 

Happy Birthday, Fran! Read her letter to learn why she recommends others consider doing this. 
Bring SHARE to Your Workplace
SHARE's Pink & Teal Seminars bring information and empowerment to your corporate workplace, free of charge. Breast and ovarian cancer survivors will treat you to first-hand accounts of their experiences and share valuable information about prevention, risks, screening, and treatment. Contact Arlene Matlick, amatlick@sharecancersupport.org to get more information or to schedule a seminar.
Call SHARE's Helplines
Talk to a survivor or a caregiver who's been there
NEW EXTENDED HOURS ON OUR BREAST HELPLINE!
9:30 AM - 9 PM

BREAST
866.891.2392
OVARIAN
866.537.4273
METASTATIC BREAST CANCER
866.891.2392

SPANISH LANGUAGE
866.891.2392
CAREGIVER
SHARE/JALBCA Helpline: if you're a legal professional facing breast cancer, call 866-891-2392, and we'll connect you with a survivor from JALBCA (Judges and Lawyers Breast Cancer Alert).

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