New Hampshire's First Support Group for Thyroid Cancer Survivors Begins Meeting in Nashua12/2000
New Hampshire's first support group for thyroid cancer survivors will begin meeting at St. Joseph Hospital in Nashua on January 6. Organized by
ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc., ThyCa Nashua is free and open to all thyroid cancer survivors and their families. ThyCa Nashua meets from 10:30 a.m. to noon on the first Saturday of each month in Conference Room A on the fifth floor of the hospital, which is located at 172 Kinsley Street in Nashua. For information about ThyCa Nashua, call Beth Moksu at 603-465-2900 or 603-465-7509 or writeNashua_NH@thyca.org. After January 1, 2001, you may also call MedCall at 1-800-210-9000 for directions to the hospital.
This is the third support group for thyroid cancer survivors in New England and one of 20 in the United States. ThyCa Merrimack Valley meets from
10:30 a.m. to noon on the second Saturday of each month at Greater Lawrence Family Health Center in Lawrence, MA. For directions to ThyCa
Merrimack Valley contact: Michelle Santarelli at 978-682-8885 or write Lawrence_MA@thyca.org. ThyCa Boston meets from 10:30 to noon in the
Wallcott Rooms at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston on the 3rd Saturday of the month. For more information call Ric Blake at
603-434-4932 or write Boston_MA@thyca.org.
Support groups for thyroid cancer survivors are organized across the United States by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc. ThyCa is
a nonprofit, volunteer organization providing services and resources to thyroid cancer survivors and their families at no charge. For more information
call toll-free 877-588-7904 or write visit the web site at http://www.thyca.org.