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Northwell Health Cancer Institute is comprised of cancer centers and departments that offer focused expertise around a particular specialty area. These centers and departments bring together our team of multidisciplinary specialists to deliver a coordinated approach to cancer from research to prevention to post-treatment care.


Many cancer deaths could be prevented by making healthy choices like not smoking, staying at a healthy weight, eating right, keeping active, and getting recommended screening tests.

Psycho-Social Support

  • ​Patient-Survivor Matching

  • Referrals and

  • Hotline

  • Online Support


  • Publications and Other Resources

  • Prevention Awareness

  • Clinical Trials Matching

​Financial Support

  • Transportation


Community Outreach​

  • Advocacy


  • Wigs

  • Make-Up Classes

  • Nutrition

  • Stress-Reduction

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Sid Jacobson JCC’s Nancy Marx Cancer Wellness Center supports cancer survivors body, mind, and spirit, by providing individualized services whether newly diagnosed, in treatment, or have recently completed treatment. By forming connections with one another, those living with cancer gain the sense of hope needed to endure any stage of survivorship.

Psycho-Social Support

  • Survivorship Discussion Groups

    • For All Cancers​

    • Breast & Gynecological Cancers

    • Advanced Recurrent or Metastatic

    • Mens Only

  • Short-term Individual Counseling



  • Health & Wellness Events with Healthcare Professionals

  • Nutritional Workshops​

Community Outreach

  • Community Workshops & Retreats

  • Information & Referral Services


  • Exercise Classes

    • For All Cancers​

    • Breast & Gynecological Cancers

  • Aquatics Program

  • Yoga

  • Nutrition

  • Meditation & Stress-Reduction

Other Services

  • Children & Family Support Services


The Cancer Prevention and Health Promotion Coalition provides actionable information to residents regarding healthy lifestyles and environmental risk factors in order to prevent cancer and other chronic diseases.

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