ThyCa South Florida Support Group

Tri-county area

Meets: ThyCa South Florida meets on the last Saturday of each month from 10:00 to 11:30 AM except in November and December.

Note: See below for location of the February 25 meeting. 

Jan 28 Feb 25 Mar 25
Apr 29 May 27 Jun 24
Jul 29 Aug 26 Sep 30
Oct 28 Nov None Dec None

Location: North Broward Medical Center, Classroom 7
201 E. Sample Road
Deerfield Beach, FL 33064

For February 25 only:
Aventura Hospital
20900 Biscayne Blvd.
Miami, FL  33180

Directions: Map to N. Broward Medical Ctr. (provided by Google® Maps).

For February: Map to Aventura Hospital (provided by Google® Maps).

Contacts: Marla Friedman  954-648-9724
Christine Ciletti  561-852-8994
Sharon Veingrad  954-270-3385

Other Notes:
Special Events: On Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, October 21-23, 2016, you are cordially invited to the 19th International Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Conference, at the LAX Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, CA, USA.  This event is sponsored by ThyCa: Thyroid Cancer Survivors' Association, Inc.

Dozens of leading thyroid cancer specialists from around the country will speak and answer questions about thyroid cancer care and research.  The weekend also features speakers and roundtables on skills for coping with thyroid cancer.  This educational and supportive conference is for people at all phases of testing, treatment, and follow-up for thyroid cancer, as well as caregivers, friends, health care professionals, and anyone interested in thyroid cancer. Scholarships to cover the registration fee are available on request.  Walk-in attendees are welcome.

Visit for further details and advanced registration information.

Other nearby ThyCa support groups:
  • Hollywood, FL (ThyCa S. Broward County -- phone/e-mail support)
  • Miami, FL (Spanish and English -- phone/e-mail support)

Return to the Local Support Groups home page.

Nothing discussed at a support group should be considered as a replacement for a doctor's care. We do not give medical advice. We do share support and our own experiences. We are each ultimately responsible for our own care.

Send updates to the webmasters and support group coordinator.
If the above link does not work for you, please send updates to

This page was updated on Dec 22, 2016.