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 Eastern Time. 

Due to Mother's Day, the May meeting will be held on Sunday, May 19th, 1:00-3:00 PM.

ThyCa Long Island holds FREE virtual meetings on the Zoom platform as shown at our regular time, 1:00 to 3:00 PM Eastern Time. Members of our group or others are welcome. Please email our group facilitators at for connection info.

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 & Miguel Melendez 516-608-5113

Please check your spam folder for an email if you don't hear from us.

Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 22-24, 2021, you are cordially invited to the 24th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Virtual Conference. This free 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.

Visit to register for the conference and for additional information as it becomes available.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:
  • Trenton, NJ (ThyCa Central Jersey -- phone/email support)
  • Troy, NY (ThyCa Otsego County -- phone/email support)

Return to the Local Support Groups home page.

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 Dec 09, 2023.