The Cancer Support Community at Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
is now offering Circle of Caring, a new drop-in support group for children
affected by cancer.
For this professionally run support group, kids are invited to stop in
any time during the 2-hour program and have the opportunity to share their
experiences in the compassionate environment provided by the Cancer Support
Community. Children will also get to participate in art, music and play
The Circle of Caring support group will take place on Friday, February
10 and 17, from 4 to 6 p.m. at the Cancer Support Community, located at
199 Prospect Street in Lakewood. Registration is required by calling the
Cancer Support Community at 732-923-6090.
About the Cancer Support Community
The Cancer Support Community (CSC) offers supportive programs, education,
and hope for individuals affected by a cancer diagnosis, no matter where
treatment is received. Monthly programs include relaxation and guided
imagery, yoga, mindfulness meditation, exercise for strength, support
groups and much more. Please contact CSC at
732-923-6090, or email
Joan.Hogan@rwjbh.org for a copy of the monthly program calendar.
About Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus is an acute-care community hospital
located in Lakewood, Ocean County. An RWJBarnabas Health facility, Monmouth
Medical Center, Southern Campus merged with Monmouth Medical Center, a
teaching hospital located in Long Branch, Monmouth County, in 2014. The
hospitals are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the
communities they proudly serve through expanded access to specialty outpatient
services that focus on preventive medicine and healthy living. The partnership
has also expanded patients' access to geriatric and pediatric emergency
services, as well as outpatient neurology, oncology and geriatric services.
Monmouth Medical Center, Southern Campus has converted to all private
rooms, which makes it the only provider in the region with all private
rooms for overnight stays. For more information about Monmouth Medical
Center, Southern Campus, visit