Cancer Support Services at FSLH in Utica, NY
When you choose The Regional Cancer Center, you’ll receive the support you need.
We offer a number of services for our patients, their families and the community. Cancer is a serious illness that can be challenging, both emotionally and psychologically. It can disrupt a family’s finances and create legal issues. There are counselors and programs available to advise and help patients.
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Patients, caregivers and family members can turn to our Oncology Support Services to learn about cancer and available treatments, and to participate in support groups. Patients are encouraged to speak with the Cancer Center social worker to answer questions, obtain information about their cancer and find support groups and other resources. Our social worker can be reached at (315) 624-5241. Services we provide include:
- Consumer and Allied Health Library
- Financial Counseling
- Lymphedema Management
- Nurse Navigation for Breast Cancer Patients
- Nurse Practitioner
- Nutritional Counseling for Cancer Patients
- Palliative Care
- Pre-Surgical Teaching for Breast Cancer Patients
- Spiritual Care
- Symptom Management
- Wellness Center