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Support for men with breast cancer in Garden City

High school seniors, particularly those affected by superstorm

High school seniors, particularly those affected by superstorm Sandy, are invited to attend a free college application event Adelphi University. (Credit: Danielle Finkelstein)

The Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Program is offering a support group for men with breast cancer, beginning later this month.

The group tentatively will start on Jan. 28 and will meet for eight weeks on Monday evenings from 7 to 8:30.

The group will be a place to find support, learn from others and share the unique concerns of men facing breast cancer, organizers said.

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There is no cost to join the group, which will meet at Adelphi University School of Social Work, on 1 South Ave. in Garden City.

Preregistration is required. For information, call counseling coordinator Sandi Kafenbaum at 516-877-4314.

The breast cancer program, established in 1980, provides information and support to breast cancer patients, their families and friends. For more information, call the hotline at 800-877-8077 or visit adelphi.edu/nysbreastcancer.

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