Section: Community Medical Center News

Community Medical Center Offers Free Prostate Cancer Support Group


June 3, 2013, Toms River, NJ - The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center at Community Medical Center offers a Prostate Cancer Support Group to provide mutual support, information and education for men with prostate cancer and their partners or loved ones.

The next meeting of the Prostate Cancer Support Group at Community Medical Center will be Thursday, June 19 from 2 to 4 pm at Community Medical Center’s Community Health Education Building located at 591Lakehurst Road, Toms River. For additional information, please call 732-557-3210.

Support groups for individuals with other cancer diagnoses are also offered. For information please visit or call 1.888.724.7123 for a complete listing of support groups.

The J. Phillip Citta Regional Cancer Center offers a full continuum of preventive, diagnostic, therapeutic and support services. The radiation and medical oncologists and surgeons on staff are leaders in their field and provide highly sophisticated care. The Cancer Center has consistently received approval from the Commission on Cancer of the American College of Surgeons for its Community Hospital Comprehensive Cancer Program, meeting the commission’s high standards of medical excellence and patient care since 1986. As a member of the Penn Cancer Network, patients have access to vast research and technological resources from one of the nation's foremost cancer centers. In addition, many complementary therapies including art, music and pet therapy as well as patient navigators to assist patients and their families provide a holistic approach to cancer care.