YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- The Support Connection office in Yorktown Heights is offering the free program Canasta, Coffee and Camaraderie for the first time on Thursday, Jan. 21.
Canasta is a classic card game with many avid fans. Camaraderie is a mutual trust and friendship among people who spend time with each other. It's open to canasta players of all levels.
Participants can share their love of the game with fellow enthusiasts while enjoying the company of others who are living with cancer. A Support Connection peer counselor will be on hand as well. Coffee, tea and light refreshments will be served.
Pre-registration is required. To register, call Support Connection: 914-962-6402 or 800-532-4290.
Support Connection, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization that provides free, confidential support services and programs to people affected by breast and ovarian cancer.
Founded in 1996, Support Connection is based in Yorktown Heights, but through its toll-free hotline and website, it serves people throughout the country.
Services include one-on-one peer counseling and support groups, offering women the opportunity to connect with other cancer survivors; ongoing wellness classes; holistic health workshops; public educational programs; information and referral services; and a toll-free cancer information and support hotline (1-800-532-4290).
To learn more, visit www.supportconnection.org or call 914-962-6402.
The free program will take place from 10:30 a.m.-noon.
The Support Connection is at 40 Triangle Center, Suite 100, Yorktown Heights.
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