ThyCa Long Island, NY Support Group

Manhasset, NY

Meets: ThyCa Long Island meets the second Sunday of each month, except May, from 1:00 to 3:00 PM.  Please call to confirm meetings, especially if you drive a long distance.

Note: The September and October meeting of ThyCa Long Island have been canceled.

Jan 13 Feb 10 Mar 10
Apr 14 May None Jun 15 (workshop)
Jul 14 Aug 11 Sep Canceled
Oct Canceled Nov 10 Dec 8

Location: North Shore University Hospital
Tower Pavilion, first floor, TCR #1 and 2
300 Community Drive
Manhasset, NY

Directions: Map to North Shore University Hospital (provided by Google Maps®).

Take Exit 33 on the Long Island Expressway.
If coming from the East, make a right on to Community Drive.
If coming from the West, make a left on to Community Drive

You may park in the parking garage (Free. Security will validate your parking ticket).

Contacts: Abby Melendez 516-608-5113

Other Notes:
Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 18-20, 2019, you are cordially invited to the 22nd International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, in Denver, Colorado, USA.  This event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.

Dozens of leading thyroid cancer specialists from around the country will speak and answer questions about thyroid cancer care and research.  The weekend also features speakers and roundtables on skills for coping with thyroid cancer.  This educational and supportive conference is for people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as caregivers, friends, health care professionals, and anyone interested in thyroid cancer. Scholarships to cover the registration fee are available on request.  Walk-in attendees are welcome.

Visit for further details and advanced registration information.
Other nearby ThyCa support groups:
  • Neptune, NJ (ThyCa Jersey Shore University Medical Center)
  • Trenton, NJ (ThyCa Central Jersey -- phone/e-mail support)
  • Troy, NY (ThyCa Capitol Region -- phone/e-mail support)

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Nothing discussed at a support group should be considered as a replacement for a doctor's care. We do not give medical advice. We do share support and our own experiences. We are each ultimately responsible for our own care.

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This page was updated on Aug 13, 2019.